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Rainer Strnad

Taking smart home improvement by the horns!

Even though the question, as to whether the DIY and garden centre industry show innovative spirit and capability, has already been asked on numerous occasions:...View comment...
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Lighting and installation - Ledvance

LED pioneer

Ledvance, the former Lamps business division of Osram, sets a clear sign with the largest Osram-branded LED lamp portfolio of all times ... View article...
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True Value

Going global

True Value expands internationally. The company is focused on implementing its strategy, not just within the U.S. domestic market, but also overseas ... View article...

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Dedeman, Romania

DIY retailers gain market share

Foreign and domestic DIY store operators, as yet, lay claim to not quite half of the market in Romania, which has been through a rough period. View article...

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Jean-Éric Riche, leader Unibal

Grown with their customers

French manufacturers have adapted to globalisation, says Jean-Éric Riche, President of the Unibal association in this interview

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Christian Raisson (left) and Philippe de Chanville, the founders of online marketplace

Very European French

The online marketplace Mano Mano is expanding from France to its neighbouring countries. Is it what they have been waiting for? A conversation with View article...

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Angéline Le Ménach, Analyst – Home Industries, Euromonitor International

Growing enthusiasm

Angéline Le Ménach analyses the French market at Euro­monitor International and is convinced that French consumers have embraced DIY

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DIY chains strengthen their position

Growth rates in the French market as a whole remained at less than one per cent in 2015, but the DIY chains are outperforming the rest

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Brico­marché

"The customers have changed a lot"

What is the current status of the DIY industry in France? Taking stock of the situation in an interview with Frédéric Sambourg, President of the View article...

The DIY Buyers' Guide is an indispensable aid for assortment management in Home Improvement and DIY stores and specialist stores with do-it-yourself and garden departments.. 

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Garden distribution

Cut flowers, strong imports in the EU
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European market for plants and flowers

Shifting markets

Although stable on the whole, the European market for plants and flowers is undergoing changes. These affect both the consumer countries and the sales regions View article...

Suppliers

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Saint-Gobain Glassolutions, for a wide variety of applications

Saint-Gobain Glassolutions

Transforming interiors

Saint-Gobain Glassolutions presents new solutions for the bathroom space that combine modern design with advanced technology View article...

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Maxidom, Russia e-commerce

Russia

Online is booming

In Russia e-commerce with DIY and building products reports double-digit growth rates. And more potential still remains View article...

Events

International Hardware Fair (EWM)

International Hardware Fair

More international than ever

The International Hardware Fair - Eisenwarenmesse - in Cologne celebrates a premiere with a 210 metre long DIY Boulevard and the Theme Day "eCommerce" View article...