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Rainer Strnad

From -80 to +20 per cent

How has the international home improvement industry come through the Covid-19 crisis? This is a question that cannot really be answered by a magazine such...View comment...
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Living and design trends - Koczwara

Floorings for every requirement

The German manufacturer Koczwara works for an international customer base. With its fundamental values of partnership, reliability and flexibility, it is... View article...
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France

Market recovery in France

2019 was a good year for the overall market, among other things because the French bought and sold more property than for a long time. The DIY stores profited... View article...
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Gardening blooms in the Philippines

For all the damage it has caused the business sector and the broader economy, the coronavirus-related lockdown that prevailed over the Philippines View news...

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Asda is the third-largest supermarket chain in Great Britain.

Small B&Q concessions in four Asda stores

Kingfisher is to test out small-format B&Q stores as concessions in Asda supermarkets. Four of these are to be rolled out this autumn. The View news...

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The share of Click & Collect sales of Kingfisher's e-commerce business is 79 per cent.

Kingfisher’s online sales grow by 164 per cent

E-commerce sales of the Kingfisher Group for the first half of the year (start of February to the end of July) grew by 164 per cent compared with the View news...

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In Great Britain and in Ireland, Kingfisher increased sales by 3.7 per cent. The growth rate for both distribution channels, B&Q and Screwfix, was identical.

Kingfisher ends first half-year with a slight drop in sales

The British Kingfisher Group ended the first six months (ended 31 July 2020) of fiscal 2020/2021 with a small drop in sales. Overall sales fell by View news...

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There won't be a separate Christmasworld fair next year. The show will be integrated in an event called the International Consumer Goods Show – Special Edition together with the Ambiente and Paperworld shows.

Frankfurt reschedules all shows for spring 2021

The German fair organiser Messe Frankfurt will not host any physical trade shows in Frankfurt before the end of March 2021. The fairs affected are View news...

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Obi in Italy has got a new general director and a new head of purchasing.

Cesare Epinati new general director at Obi Italia

There's been a shake-up at the top of Obi Italia. The new general director is Cesare Epinati. Epinati has been with Obi since 2015 and has assumed View news...

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Currently there are three Zôdio stores in Italy.

Adeo to close Zôdio stores in Italy

The French outfit Groupe Adeo is to close its three Zôdio stores in Italy this autumn. This news was reported by the Italian press and the industry View news...

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Romanians discover DIY in the pandemic

Many Romanians seem to have discovered DIY for themselves in the Covid-19 pandemic. In an online survey by gabiralea.ro, 60 per cent of participants, View news...

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The Coronavirus crisis and the DIY industry

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DK Hardware

„Online services are here to stay“

DK Hardware CFO Art Goldman shares his thoughts on what to expect during the upcoming months for e-commerce, after Covid-19 View article...

Suppliers

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Living and design trends - Koczwara

Floorings for every requirement

The German manufacturer Koczwara works for an international customer base. With its fundamental values of partnership, reliability and flexibility, it is now planning further expansion View article...

Regional report

Brunei, Good Home
Brunei, Good Home
Brunei, Do it best
Brunei, Do it best

Southeast Asia - Brunei

Change the mindset

Brunei’s home improvement industry is proving to be resilient in the economically difficult environment. However it is more a do-it-for-me market. Good Home wants to change that View article...

Events

CIHS, China International Hardware Show
CIHS, China International Hardware Show
CIHS, China International Hardware Show

China International Hardware Show (CIHS)

Back to Pudong, forward to August

China International Hardware Show will be brought forward by two months and is returning to its former site, the Shanghai Pudong International Expo Center. Last year, the trade fair attracted more than 40 000 visitors to Shanghai. Organisers of the trade fair continue to be the China National Hardware Association and Koelnmesse View article...