MERE runs out of goods 5 days after the opening

MERE runs out of goods 5 days after the opening

This is called a start on the run: the Russian discounter Mere had to close its first German subsidiary barely five days after its opening. Temporarily, certainly: given the huge demand the supermarket ended up with empty shelves. Out of stock!! From the outset the store, opened since January 30 in Leipzig, was overwhelmed with […]

New IKEA store opens Feb, 7 in Greenwich

New IKEA store opens Feb, 7 in Greenwich

This is good news for all fans of furniture and decoration In Greenwich, a new Ikea store will open on February 7, 2019. For this new “store”, the design has been specially designed around a reflection on the environmental impact. Indeed, the Swedish firm promises that it is his most eco-friendly store ever designed. According […]

Auchan reopens its Pedestrian Drive in Paris

Auchan reopens its Pedestrian Drive in Paris

Auchan Retail France announces the reopening of its historic pedestrian drive rue Saint-Charles in Paris. Opened under the Auchan Direct banner in April 2014, the store will now carry the Auchan Drive pavilion. This new Pedestrian Drive now offers the digital offer of auchandrive.fr and auchan.fr. Also accessible from the Auchan application, it allows you […]

Carrefour uses alternatives to polystyrene and black plastic in butchery

Carrefour uses alternatives to polystyrene and black plastic in butchery

While the distributor has allowed its customers to use their own containers for more than a year, three lines of Carrefour brand products have seen their packaging (polystyrene or plastic) replaced at the self-service butcher’s department. “The veal, the organic range and the poultry are now packed in a recyclable cardboard box superimposed with a […]

Consumer Trends Influencing Housewares Retailers of Tomorrow

Consumer Trends Influencing Housewares Retailers of Tomorrow

CHICAGO – Global market research company Euromonitor International explores digital disruption in a keynote session at the 2019 International Home + Housewares Show in Chicago. Connectivity has ushered in a new era of consumers with higher expectations and new behaviours when it comes to shopping. Technological shifts are rewriting the shopping journey, resulting in new […]

Finding My Jomo: Rethinking Self Care

Finding My Jomo: Rethinking Self Care

This post is part of a serieshighlighting the Top 10 Global Consumer Trends for 2019. As smartphone possession increases, more consumers are constantly being disrupted by social media and email notifications as well as searching the web. And in developing markets, reliance on the internet may be the origin of higher stress levels. So how are consumers […]

City of Bern receives first Lidl

City of Bern receives first Lidl

now Lidl has also made it to the center of the federal capital: on Thursday, the discounter will open its 13th branch in the canton and the first on Berner Stadtboden. BLICK was able to get an idea of ​​the development of the building cooperative Terra Bern at Schlossstrasse 115b. First impression: As big as […]

REWE dispenses with plastic packaging for organic cucumbers

REWE dispenses with plastic packaging for organic cucumbers

As part of the “International Green Week” in Berlin, REWE announced that it would refrain from using plastic packaging for organic cucumbers in the future. This was announced by the trading company on the occasion of the opening of the topic stand on plastics reduction. This measure should now take place on all REWE and […]