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NEPI Rockcastle invests EUR 50 mln in Targu Mures retail project, to be launched in 2018

Retail & FMCG September 13, 2017 13:37 0 comments

The real estate investor NEPI Rockcastle invests EUR 50 million in a retail project in Targu Mures. The construction works will start in the first part of 2018, and at the end of 2018 the…more »

Carrefour opens the second supermarket from Valsui, reaches to 210 stores in this format

Retail & FMCG September 07, 2017 15:09 0 comments

Carrefour has opened the second supermarket from Valsui, market Traian Vuia on September 7, and reaches to 210 stores in this format. The store format comprises approximately 5,000 products and the surface of the store…more »

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Retail turnover volume up by 8.1 pct in first seven months

Retail & FMCG September 04, 2017 10:56 0 comments

The retail turnover volume, except for cars and motors retail, went up by 8.1 percent in first seven months, compared with the similar period of 2016, according to a release of the National Institute of…more »


Altex to open a new unit in Dorohoi, reaches 98 stores

Retail & FMCG August 30, 2017 12:07 0 comments

Altex will open a new unit in Dorohoi on August 31 within the commercial complex NEST Dorohoi, reaching 98 stores at national level.   This is the first  Altex store in Dorohoi and the second that…more »

evoMAG estimates 20 pct sales growth at the start on new school year

Retail & FMCG August 22, 2017 12:59 0 comments

Online retailer evoMAG announced on Tuesday the launch of the campaign “Back to School”, which will run between August 22- September 3, and estimates a substantial sales growth compared with the previous months. During the…more »

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Romania’s retail growth rate at 7.8 pct in H1

Retail & FMCG August 03, 2017 15:57 0 comments

Romania's retail segment grew by 7.8 percent in the first half of the year, after in the first five months it grew by 7.9 percent, said the National Institute of Statistics (INS). „In June, the…more »

M&A alert. Kingfisher buys DIY retailer Praktiker from Omer Susli

Retail & FMCG August 02, 2017 16:36 0 comments

British DIY retailer Kingisher, which owns Brico Depot Romania, has taken over Praktiker retailer from Turkish businessman Omer Susli for an undisclosed sum. Adela Smeu, CEO of Brico Depot Romania, said the deal will allow…more »

Auchan brings in Romania a new format and opens the first supermarket in Bucur Obor center

Retail & FMCG August 02, 2017 13:36 0 comments

The French retailer Auchan launches a new format in Romania and will open in Bucharest its first supermarket in Bucur Obor Commercial Center. Auchan Retail Romania and Bucur Obor signed a rental contract for a…more »

FrieslandCampina Romania invests EUR 1.3 mln in new production line

Agriculture August 01, 2017 15:18 0 comments

Dairy producer FrieslandCampina Romania has opened a new production line for cheese in Cluj-Napoca following a EUR 1.3 million investment, which will triple its output. The company has a yearly investments program of over EUR…more »

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Romanian authorities urge the EU to address “double standards” in food labelling

Retail & FMCG July 27, 2017 11:26 0 comments

Romanian authorities say the EU needs to address the issue of “double standards” in food labeling for products sold throughout the Union under the same label after having recently issued a report into the matter.…more »