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France is well-represented as a partner and competitor at Kind + Jugend

After Brexit and Emmanuel Macron’s election as President of the French Republic, Germany and France are moving closer together not only politically, but also economically. This can be seen at the Kind…

September 14, 2017

Retailers offer Experience Shopping with virtual interfaces

Although British retailers are currently spending a lot of money on kitting out their stores, one in two admit that not enough is being done to take the positive experience that customers have when sh…

August 24, 2017

The initiative “Germany – Land of Ideas” and the Deutsche Bank honour their 2017 prize winners

A few days ago in Berlin, the German President Walter Steinmeier honoured the 100 winners of this year’s “Excellent Places” competition. The competition was founded by the “Germany – Land of Ideas” in…

July 11, 2017

The six most important trends for retailers

For sure, conditions for retailers have changed permanently, especially in light of digitalisation. However, that’s no reason to hide or stick your head in the sand. On the contrary, only those who re…

June 15, 2017

Changes in the advertising market: online advertising overtakes TV

The global advertising market is facing a major change. According to the current Advertising Expenditure Forecast from the Zenith media agency, online advertising is expected to grow by 13% in 2017.

March 30, 2017

MYTOYS GROUP continues to grow

myToys, the leading online retailer for family shopping, can take stock of a successful 2016/2017 fiscal year: the e-commerce company’s sales rose to 556 million, a 10% increase compared to the previo…

March 24, 2017

Mini Rodini’s 2016 sustainability report: a focus on CSR

Mini Rodini has published its 2016 sustainability report. The report highlights important sustainability objectives, as well as social justice and environmental issues.

March 23, 2017

City centers and retail on the move

Growing internet trade, demographic change and urbanisation are causing problems for the retail business. The number of abandoned shops of smaller and bigger cities is increasing. High costs of good l…

March 23, 2017

Nomination and award for People Wear Organic

A good start to the season. The Bickenbach-based company has been nominated for the 2017 German Brand Award. The textile company has just celebrated a “very good” rating from the Öko-Test organisation…

March 7, 2017

Following its flotation, how popular is Snapchat in Germany?

The company, Snap, has just celebrated its flotation on the New York Stock Exchange. But its social network, Snapchat, is still comparatively small in Germany, as can be seen by examining its user num…

March 7, 2017