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Rainer Strnad

Do you remember?

Do you remember? There was a time ­once when we didn't talk about seven-day incidence rates, infection rates, mandatory mask-wearing and the matter of...View comment...
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New Feature of Bunnings’ App helps customers to find products faster

To help speed up shopping trips in-store, the Australian DIY store chain Bunnings has introduced Interactive Maps - a new feature within the View news...

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German DIY store sales plummet in the first quarter

No longer deemed to be an essential service, there was a substantial, if temporary, drop in sales at German home improvement stores during this View news...

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Home Depot buys its own ship

As reported by news channel CNBC, the big American DIY store chain Home Depot has decided to acquire a ship to overcome the current problems of port View news...

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John Herbert in conversation with DCM CEO Yasunori Ishiguro

John W. Herbert, general secretary of EDRA/GHIN, today interviewed the CEO of Japanese home improvement chain DCM, Yasunori Ishiguro, as part of the View news...

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Double-digit growth in Austria and Switzerland

In Austria and Switzerland, home improvement stores saw a double-digit increase in sales in the first quarter, despite the sector in both countries View news...

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Top 15 in German garden retailing increase sales by double digits

The top 15 German garden retailers achieved a double-digit increase in sales in 2020. The Statistik Baumarkt + Garten 2021 DACH (DIY Store + Garden View news...

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DIY International 2/2021: from the Philippines to the Nordics

The Philippines was badly affected by the pandemic. How did home improvement retailers react to this situation? Our correspondent Jennee Grace U View news...

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The B&Q eco-store in New Malden has been opened already twelve years ago. It has its own wind turbine, ground source heat pump and solar water heating.

Kingfisher announces new 2025 carbon reduction targets

Kingfisher announces new carbon reduction targets consistent with reductions required to keep global warming to 1.5°C, one of the goals of the Paris View news...

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Distribution

Market shares of the DIY stores, Source: FMB, Inoha
Turnover of 14 DIY stores chains, Source: FMB, Inoha
Distribution/Sales channels, Source: FMB, Inoha
Development product groups 2020, Source: FMB, Inoha
The French DIY Market 1997-2020, Source: FMB, Inoha

France

111 per cent

France’s home improvement market grew by 13 per cent in 2020, but the growth of the DIY stores was only half as great. However, their online business has grown by triple digits online. When it comes to their big competitor on the Internet, the industry is silent View article...

Suppliers

Keter, cupboards, shelves, storage solutions
Keter, Curver brand

Keter

Focus on sustainability

Keter, one of the big players in the international plastics industry, has developed a sustainability strategy with ambitious goals, which they intend to have achieved within five years. It also includes the aspect of ethics and society View article...

Regional report

CMB, 
CMB, mixing station
CMB,
CMB, Wall coverings and floorings
CMB, Marmox

Africa

To Libya and in the Sudan

The Egyptian CMB Group doesn't only supply markets in Africa with its building products, it exports throughout the whole of the world. It is now also expanding as franchisor beyond the borders of Egypt with its small-scale retail format View article...

Events

Taiwan Hardware Show 2020

Taiwan Hardware Show

Plans for a virtual and physical event

The Taiwan Hardware Show was the only hardware event staged worldwide in 2020. This year’s edition is set to run from 13 to 15 October in Taichung and once again on the Internet, organiser Kaigo announces View article...