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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 »

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Retail sales up by 11.4 pct in November 2017 from same month of previous year

Retail & FMCG January 08, 2018 11:03 0 comments

Turnover from retail sales, seen as the most important indicator of the population’s consumption, slowed down in November of last year, but was 11.4 percent higher than the same month of 2016. In October 2017,…more »

Profi outruns Mega Image in Romania by opening 195 new units in 2017

Retail & FMCG January 04, 2018 10:06 0 comments

Profi stores chain became in 2017 the most expanded retailer in Romania after the opening of 195 new units, reaching 700 stores and outrunning Mega Image chain. Profi was also in 2016 the most expanded…more »

Profi opened 195 new stores in 2017

Retail & FMCG December 22, 2017 10:47 0 comments

Supermarket chain Profi opened 195 stores across Romania in 2017, being present in 379 localities. The company said that it inaugurated 57 stores in the City format, 83 in the Loco format and 55 Standard…more »

Magazin Lidl

LIDL opens two new stores in Constanta and Tulcea

Commercial December 21, 2017 17:27 0 comments

On December 21, LIDL Romania opened a store in Constanta and one in Tulcea, thus ending the year with a 220-store network in the whole country. With each store opening, around 20 new jobs will…more »

Magazin Lidl

Lidl Romania reaches 220 stores in 2017

Retail & FMCG December 19, 2017 12:22 0 comments

Lidl is consolidating its position on the Romanian market, having opened over 15 stores this year, in cities like Timisoara or Bucharest, but also in smaller towns like Calarasi or Valenii de Munte. The last…more »

Auchan Retail Romania to open 3 supermarkets until this weekend

Retail & FMCG December 14, 2017 14:24 0 comments

Auchan Retail Romania announces the opening of 3 supermarkets until this weekend, under the brand MyAuchan. The stores will be opened within the 3 supermarkets of OK chain, recently taken over by Auchan Retail Romania.…more »

Euler Hermes estimates the Romanian retail market at EUR 40 bln in 2017

Retail & FMCG December 12, 2017 13:03 0 comments

Euler Hermes, subsidiary of Allianz, estimates that the Romanian retail market reached EUR 40 billion in 2017, with four big players owning a share of 60 percent: Kaufland, Carrefour, Metro Cash&Carry and Auchan. According to…more »


Lactalis baby formula recalled globally after salmonella contamination; Romania not yet notified to take action, says Minister Daea

Retail & FMCG December 12, 2017 10:14 0 comments

Popular dairy company Lactalis is recalling its baby milk formula products globally over fears of salmonella contamination. Agriculture Minister Petre Daea says that Romania has not received any official notification to recall Lactalis products from…more »

Shopping City Ramnicu Valcea

Shopping City Ramnicu Valcea opens its doors with an investment of EUR 40 mln

Commercial December 07, 2017 14:53 0 comments

NEPI Rockcastle, leader on the retail real estate market in Central and Eastern Europe, is announcing the grand opening of the first full concept commercial centre in Ramnicu Valcea. Shopping City Ramnicu Valcea will host…more »