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Rainer Strnad

Green room for improvement

Fediyma has just published the World Home Improvement Report that it compiled together with Edra. This market is now worth EUR 594 billion globally, and...View comment...
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Wall design - Meffert AG Farbwerke

Following German standards

Paints, plasters, varnishes and more: the manufacturer Meffert AG Farbwerke is a family-run company with short decision-making routes ... View article...
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AllHome

AllHome ramps up its presence

The Philippine home improvement chain wants to grow from 45 to 70 locations in 2020. A new sales channel for professional customers is also planned ... View article...
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US DIY retail chain Home Depot sels Google Nest products in its stores.

Google increasing its digital presence in DIY stores

Google is increasing its digital presence in DIY stores. According to a report by the Invidis portal, which specialises in digital signage, Google's View news...

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French home improvement stores 2019: change rates turnover and volume. Source: FMB/Banque de France

Sales by French home improvement stores increased by 1.8 per cent in 2019

French home improvement stores ended 2019 with an increase in sales of 1.79 per cent compared with the previous year. Volume sales exhibited a bigger View news...

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Eric Béchu switches from Leroy Merlin to the helm of Weldom

Weldom has a new boss. Eric Béchu has been CEO of the French DIY store chain since January. He has moved within the Adeo Group because he previously View news...

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The Mr. Bricolage stores in France which are operated by independent retailers increased their sales from January to November 2019 by 2.09 per cent.

Mr. Bricolage members increase sales by two per cent

The strategic plan "Rebond" by the French cooperative Mr. Bricolage appears to be having an effect. At least that's how the company View news...

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There are more than 700 stores in France operating under the brands Mr. Bricolage and Les Briconautes.

Mr. Bricolage has sold almost all 65 own stores

The stricken French home improvement retail cooperative Mr. Bricolage has now sold 59 of its 65 stores owned by the headquarters. 49 of the locations View news...

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Marisa F. Thalberg will head the marketing of Lowe’s in future

Lowe's announces the appointment of Marisa F. Thalberg as executive vice president, chief brand and marketing officer. Thalberg joins the company View news...

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Clas Ohlson's sales in the Nordic countries in December remained unchanged compared to December 2018.

Clas Ohlson’s sales decrease by two per cent in December

Clas Ohlson's total sales in December decreased by 2 per cent to SEK 1.285 bn (EUR 122 mio), corresponding to an organic decrease of 2 per cent View news...

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The stustainability index calculated by B+L shows that awareness of ecological building materials varies considerably between European countries.

Considerable demand for eco building materials

Awareness of and demand for ecological building materials and products varies considerably between European countries. In Norway, Switzerland, France View news...

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AllHome

AllHome ramps up its presence

The Philippine home improvement chain wants to grow from 45 to 70 locations in 2020. A new sales channel for professional customers is also planned View article...

Suppliers

Fischer, No Tools Just Hands
Fischer, No Tools Just Hands

Fischer

Success lies in your own hands

Fischer is now focusing more strongly on the international roll-out of its “No Tools Just Hands” range View article...

Regional report

French DIY Market, FMB, Inoha
French DIY Market, Change rates, FMB, Inoha
French DIY Market, Market shares, FMB, Inoha
French DIY Market, Distribution, Sales channels, FMB, Inoha
French DIY Market, Sales areas, turnover, FMB, Inoha
French DIY Market, Sales per square metre, FMB, Inoha
French DIY Market, Development product groups, FMB, Inoha

France - French DIY market

Thankful for small mercies

The latest figures for the French DIY market as a whole reveal growth of 0.4 per cent, but sales in DIY stores are down 0.3 per cent. The sector regards this as a sign of its resilience, however View article...

Events

Spoga+Gafa 2019, POS Green Solution Islands, 
Spoga+Gafa 2019, Catja Caspary Koelnmesse (l.), VDG president Martina Mensing-Meckelburg
Spoga+Gafa 2019, John Herbert, Camilla Biasio

Spoga+Gafa 2019

City gardening on a large scale

Spoga+Gafa 2019 is entirely focussed on the city gardening trend. The importance of other topics, such as plant brands, is also raised View article...