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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 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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Screwfix now has a first physical store in Ireland.

First Screwfix store in Ireland

Screwfix now has a first location in Ireland. The rapidly expanding sales channel in the British Kingfisher group has opened a branch in Sandyford in View news...

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Myplant will take place from 26 to 28 February 2020 in Milan.

International trends also on the Italian garden market

The Italian garden market achieved a volume of EUR 2.863 bn in 2019. "According to our projections, the trend should be positive at least View news...

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Franz-Josef Tepaß from Obi it the new speaker of the board of BHB.

Franz-Peter Tepaß of Obi is the new BHB head

The new chairman of the German DIY industry association BHB is from Obi. Franz-Peter Tepaß, managing director of Obi GmbH & Co. Deutschland KG View news...

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Market researcher Klaus Peter Teipel presented his insights during the congress organised by the German trade association BHB.

Sales in German DIY stores grow by 3.2 per cent in 2019

German home improvement stores will increase their sales by 3.2 per cent to EUR 23.00 bn this year. This was the forecast issued by market View news...

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Cencosud, the Chilean retail group, also operates in the home improvement segment.

New figure at the helm of Cencosud

Cencosud has a new management structure and a new CEO as well as a new head of its DIY stores in Chile. Matias Videla took the helm at the Chilean View news...

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Tickets now available for the 8th Global DIY Summit

Online registration is now open for the 8th Global DIY Summit 2020 in Amsterdam, according to the organisers, Edra/Ghin and Fediyma. Once again they View news...

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In the home improvement segment, Cencosud operates under the Easy brand.

Cencosud’s third-quarter sales down by 2.1 per cent

The Chilean retail group Cencosud has reported sales amounting to CLP 263.407 bn by its home improvement business unit in the third quarter. The View news...

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More than 85 per cent of exhibitors at the Eisenwarenmesse - International Hardware Fair Cologne 2020 will come from abroad.

Power tools return to the International Hardware Fair

Approximately 2 800 suppliers from over 55 countries will take part in the International Hardware Fair in Cologne from 1 to 4 March 2020, exhibiting View news...

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Distribution

Bauaktiv discount DIY store, Falkenstein
Bauaktiv discount DIY store, Falkenstein
Bauaktiv discount DIY store, Falkenstein

New concepts - Bauaktiv

The first proper German discount DIY store?

The German DIY store operator NBB has introduced a new distribution channel. The first Bauaktiv discount DIY store opened at the beginning of May 2019 View article...

Suppliers

The Marburg Wallpaper Factory, handmade
The Marburg Wallpaper Factory, design Zaha Hadid, 
The Marburg Wallpaper Factory, design Allen Jones

Wall design - The Marburg Wallpaper Factory

Wallpapers for the world

The German company The Marburg Wallpaper Factory aspires to style-consciously lead the trend in international interior design View article...

Regional report

Home Improvement retailers, Republic of Ireland
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Economic data and DIY stores, Republic of Ireland

UK and Ireland - Statistics Republic of Ireland

One top dog and many stores

On the Irish DIY and hardware market, not only chains with more or less big boxes are active, but also several cooperatives of independent hardware stores 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...