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Rainer Strnad

DIY stores for Future

Improving people's homes: that is the claim of the home improvement industry. In the year 2020, year one after the global breakthrough of the Fridays for...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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More services for customers in Taiwan

Besides its trading business, the Test Rite Group operates the leading Taiwanese home improvement retail chain. It is currently focusing on the topic of... View article...

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Market for flowers and plants, 2019, stable year

All in all a good year

That’s how Andreas Löbke from Co-Concept describes last year’s market for flowers and plants. Here we document excerpts of his market evaluation on View article...

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Euromonitor, sustainable products

Sustainability and digital disruption

In her analysis of the European and worldwide garden market, Erika Sirimanne, Head of Home and Garden at Euromonitor International, identifies View article...

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Crest Hardware, urban gardening store, New York City

A secret oasis in the middle of Brooklyn

That’s how Joe Franquinho describes his garden centre in New York. However it is no longer a secret tip: the young owner is telling everyone all View article...

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Horto do Campo Grande, Portugal

Green Portugal

The garden retailer Horto do Campo Grande and plant producer Planta Livre are symbolic of the dynamism in Portugal’s garden business

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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

Leroy Merlin L’appart, Paris, two-storey store

France - Leroy Merlin L’appart

A special case

Leroy Merlin L’appart is the name of the fifth store opened by the French market leader in the capital Paris View article...

Events

Christmasworld, Retail Boulevard

Christmasworld

Experience per square metre

More than ever before, Christmasworld in Frankfurt sees itself as a source of inspiration for the stationary trade which needs to offer shoppable stories View article...