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INS: Retail trade up 10.7 pct in 2017

Retail & FMCG February 05, 2018 09:36 0 comments

According to the National Institute of Statistics, the volume of retail trade had a 10.7 percent growth in 2017 compared to the previous year. The growth was mainly due to the increase in the sale…more »

M&A alert. Unilever buys Romanian ice cream maker Betty Ice

Retail & FMCG January 31, 2018 15:22 0 comments

Unilever South Central Europe said on Wednesday it reached a deal to take over Romanian ice cream producer Betty Ice. The company was founded in 1994 by Vasile Armenean. He will remain general manager of…more »

Mega Image opens three new stores in Bucharest and Ilfov

Retail & FMCG January 31, 2018 10:31 0 comments

Mega Image has opened three new stores in Bucharest and Ilfov: in Berceni and in Marasesti on January 16 and a Shop&Go in Apusului on January 26. Mega Image Marasesti was reopened after a building…more »

Stanbox claims 26 milions for a closed and not authorized shop inside Unirea Shopping Center

Retail & FMCG January 24, 2018 12:53 0 comments

Stanbox company asks 5 milion euros from Unirea Shopping Center (USC) even if the retail shop was closed for 12 years and does not have property rights or construction authorizatuin for it, according to "Romania…more »

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Starbucks opens first drive-thru coffee shop in Bucharest

Retail & FMCG January 24, 2018 11:40 0 comments

The famous American coffee chain Starbucks has entered a new market segment in Romania by opening up a new drive-thru unit in Militari Shopping Center in Bucharest, according to zf.ro. The group is thus entering…more »

Kaufland opens second store in Satu Mare, reaching 117 units in Romania

Retail & FMCG January 23, 2018 16:37 0 comments

Kaufland opens the second store in Satu Mare on January 24, reaching 117 units in Romania. By opening this store, Kaufland creates 90 new jobs in Satu Mare and contributes to the local community development.…more »

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PayU: Romanians spent over RON 246 mln online in December 2017

Retail & FMCG January 18, 2018 15:14 0 comments

PayU, the leading online payment processor in Romania, had 951,000 online transactions completed in December 2017, with a total value of over RON 246 million. The most expensive online purchase was worth RON 75,000 (insurance),…more »

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Profi opens six new stores and reaches a total of 700 across Romania

Retail & FMCG January 18, 2018 14:52 0 comments

The supermarket chain Profi has opened up six new stores this week and thus crossed the threshold of 700 stores in the entire country. The new units can be found in Beliu, Braila, Cluj-Napoca, Lehliu…more »

KFC opens first restaurant in Botosani following EUR 400,000 investment

Retail & FMCG January 16, 2018 15:58 0 comments

KFC opens first restaurant in Botosani following EUR 400,000 investment. Thus, the restaurants chain reaches 69 units, consolidating its operation at national level. The new unit is located in the commercial center Stop Shop Botosani…more »

Mega Image reaches 596 stores after opening 11 stores at the end of December 2017

Retail & FMCG January 09, 2018 12:47 0 comments

 Mega Image reaches 596 stores after opening 11 stores at the end of December 2017. On December 30, Mega Image launched 5 new supermarkets. In December, Mega Image opened overall 21 new locations in Bucharest,…more »