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INS: Sales of food, beverages and tobacco generates 14.7 pct growth in retail on 10 months sales in Romania

Retail & FMCG December 05, 2016 11:18 0 comments

The turnover of retail has grown by 14.7 percent in the first 10 months, both as gross series and adjusted series, as a result of the sales in food, beverages and tobacco, says the National…more »

"decathlon store"

Decathlon opens its first store in Focsani

Retail & FMCG November 30, 2016 19:15 0 comments

Sporting goods retailer Decathlon has opened on Wednesday a new store in Focsani city, as part of the company’s expansion strategy in the Moldova region of Romania. “This year we opened two new stores that…more »


Commercial park Doraly opens new unit following EUR 2.7 mln investment

Retail & FMCG November 29, 2016 15:46 0 comments

Doraly Expo Market, the wholesale commercial market  specialized in house items and food products, will open on December 1 a new commercial pavilion- P8, with a surface of 5,280 square meters, as a result of…more »

"koton bucharest"

Koton opens EUR 6.5 mln store in Bucharest’s Old Town Center

Commercial November 29, 2016 12:10 0 comments

Koton opens a new store in Bucharest’s Old City in a recently renovated building that kept the details of the initial architecture, on 43 Lipscani Street. At the cocktail launch event took part, among other…more »


Writing instruments’ market up by 15 pct to RON 19.4 mln in July-September

Retail & FMCG November 25, 2016 13:31 0 comments

According to GfK’s POS Tracking study for the writing instruments market, during the period of time July-September 2016, in hypermarkets and cash & carry, the market grew with 15 percent compared to last year’s same…more »

retail trade

Romanian Competition Council launches the platform “prices monitor”, where clients can compare the prices of the same product

Legal November 24, 2016 10:45 0 comments

The Competition Council launches today the platform "prices monitor”, where clients can compare the prices of the same product from several stores, so to decide where to get the products from. The platform will comprise…more »

PROFI Buzău Pietroasele City 1

M&A alert. Mid Europa Partners buys Profi from EI for EUR 533 mln in historic retail deal

Legal November 23, 2016 16:51 0 comments

Private equity fund Mid Europa Partners has taken over retail chain Profi from Polish Enterprise Investors in a deal worth EUR 533 million. The buyer said this was the largest deal ever completed by a…more »

AFI Park & AFI Palace Cotroceni (1)

AFI Europe Romania’s Net Operating Income (NOI) of Romanian portfolio up to over EUR 34 mln in 9 months

Retail & FMCG November 21, 2016 16:59 0 comments

AFI Europe Romania published its Q3 and first nine months of 2016 financial results, generating a Net Operating Income (NOI) from its income producing assets in Romania of EUR 12 million in Q3 and more…more »

Diverta_panorama intrare_Baneassa shopping sales up by 130 pct compared with 2015 on books and toys segment in Black Friday weekend

Retail & FMCG November 21, 2016 14:30 0 comments, the online store of Diverta retailer, registered a growth in sales of over 130 percent compared with the same period of 2015 and over 3,500 orders on books and toys segments in the Black…more »

Black Friday

Romanian retailers selling diamonds, luxury cars, apartments on Black Friday

Online November 18, 2016 09:15 0 comments

The Romanian version of Black Friday, the day with the biggest discounts from the whole year, is organized today by both e-commerce players and traditional retailers. The offer is much diversified and it includes anything…more »