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Rainer Strnad

Goodbye, hello

I have been commenting here on events in the international home improvement industry for the last eleven years. My predecessors had been doing this since...View comment...
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The pandemic has turned the French into better DIYers

Due to the pandemic, living and the home have become more important to the French. In the past two years, they have taken on more improvement View news...

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In his 14th "Meet the CEO" interview, John Herbert (l.) discussed with Koelnmesse CEO Gerald Böse the importance of trade fairs.

“I just love trade fairs”: John Herbert talks with Gerald Böse

The fact that the international home improvement and gardening industry hopes to be able to visit trade fairs again next year was made clear once View news...

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Andrew Pearl (r.) from Profitero spoke about the question how DIY and home improvement brands can win search on Amazon.

How do I get on page 1 of the Amazon search?

How to work successfully as a supplier with the data-driven business model of e-commerce market leader Amazon was the subject of another online View news...

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After his presentation, market researcher Klaus Peter Teipel (l.) was interviewed by BHB general manager Peter Wüst.

German home improvement sales in 2021 significantly short of previous year

This year, home improvement stores in Germany are set to experience a 9.1 per cent downturn in sales compared with the record year of 2020. This View news...

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New Metcash boss moves from Massmart

The Australian retail group Metcash is getting a new chief executive. Group CEO Jeff Adams will retire in 2022. His successor will be Doug Jones, View news...

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Bunnings completes Beaumont Tiles acquisition

Australian DIY retailing market leader Bunnings has completed the acquisition of the hard surfaces retailer Beaumont Tiles. With a specialist offer View news...

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Austria’s DIY stores and garden centres shut up shop once more

Home improvement stores and garden centres in Austria are closed once more today. Due to the high Covid infection rates, the government has announced View news...

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Mr. DIY's first store in Turkey is located in the Meydan Istanbul AVM shopping centre.

Mr. DIY opens first store in Turkey

Malaysian home improvement retailer Mr. DIY has opened its first store in Turkey after announcing its foray into the market last month. The company View news...

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Distribution

Nuhaus sells fixtures, fittings and furnishings
Nuhaus, showroom
Nuhaus owner Vyron Khoo
Brunei banks' lending for home improvement an pruchases, Source: Brunei Darussalam Central Bank Statistical Bulletin

Brunei

Still growing in Brunei

Although the country’s home improvement loans hit multiyear lows, retailers are optimistic. The DIY concept will increase rapidly after the pandemic, they expect View article...

Garden suppliers

Seilflechter, natural rope display

Seilflechter

The all-rounder among ropes

The desire for natural and environmentally-friendly products is increasing, Seilflechter is convinced. The company has developed a separate display for its natural rope assortment View article...

Regional report

Robert Moschorak, franchisee of Ace Handyman Services

USA/Canada - Ace Hardware

Peace of mind at an hourly rate

The Ace Hardware cooperative is recording rapid rates of growth with its Handyman Services business in the USA. One of the franchisees is a former Ace International executive, Robert Moschorak. He says: this business is growing rapidly and is more recession-proof than the remodelling segment within the Home Services Industry View article...

Events

Consumer Goods Digital Day, transmission over Internet
Consumer Goods Digital Day, keynote speaker Sanjay Sauldie
Consumer Goods Digital Day, Julia Uherek and Philipp Ferger (r.) from Messe Frankfurt

Consumer Goods Digital Day

Consumers’ trends and retailer’s strategies

As trade fairs were not able to take place in this first half of the year 2020 either, Messe Frankfurt organised the Consumer Goods Digital Day. Participants from almost 100 countries tuned in View article...