Weather Inspires Strongest Online Retail 

Weather Inspires Strongest Online Retail 

Unseasonably Warm Weather Inspires Strongest Online Retail Performance in Six Months ·        Online retail sales increased by +9.4% YoY in February ·        February was above 3- and 6-month averages of +6.3% and +7.4% YoY ·        12-month average sits at +11.1% YoY ·        Despite upturn, figure remains below 5-year February average of +10.6% LONDON UK – March 20, 2019: February’s unexpectedly […]

Biedronka 55th in the world ranking

Biedronka  55th in the world  ranking

The revenues of the 250 largest retailers in the world increased by nearly 6% in the last financial year. Jeronimo Martins, the owner of the Biedronka chain, remains unrivalled in Poland, at the same time taking the 55th position in the global ranking, according to the report “Global Powers of Retailing 2019” prepared by Deloitte. […]

Kaufland opens the “Metal Market” in Wacken

Kaufland opens the “Metal Market” in Wacken

“For the first time in the history of the festival, this will ensure a full supply of 75,000 fans directly on the event site,” the announcement said. Kaufland opens its sales tent with the “Metal Market” from July 29th to August 3rd. There is a range of grilled meat, various snacks, fresh fruit and vegetables […]

Lidl CEO warns against Amazon and Alibaba

Lidl CEO warns against Amazon and Alibaba

Klaus Gehrig is head of the Schwarz Group and chairman of the supervisory board of Lidl and Kaufland. He seldom appears publicly, so his talk at the Retail Innovation Days at the Duale Hochschule in Heilbronn was all the more remarkable. During his speech in the event, he mentioned, among other things, the failure of […]