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Ioana Enache Director General Amway Romania

Amway Romania appoints new GM

Retail & FMCG February 28, 2012 15:26 0 comments

Ioana Enache has been appointed general manager of Amway Romania. She is taking over from George Popescu, who last September was promoted at regional level as the new manager of the European sales department for…more »


Herbalife Romania boosts sales by 42 percent in 2011 after increasing the number of distributors by nearly half

Retail & FMCG February 28, 2012 14:00 1 comment

Herbalife’s sales in Romania reported the second highest growth rate in Europe, the Middle East and Africa after growing by 42 percent in 2011 y-o-y. The hike comes after the nutrition, weight-loss and food supplements…more »

Gemma Webb

BAT Romania has a new GM

Retail & FMCG February 27, 2012 11:27 0 comments

Gemma Webb is the new general manager of British American Tobacco (BAT) Romania. She is taking over from David Waterfield, managing director for Sout-Eastern Europe for the past three years. Webb joined BAT 11 years…more »

Ioan Popa Transavia

Romanian poultry market faces downward trend this year says Transavia

Agriculture February 27, 2012 09:07 0 comments

More than 20 years after setting up Transavia, Ioan Popa, the company’ general director and main shareholder, has taken the business to leader position on the Romanian poultry market. Popa told BR about the company’s…more »


Cigarette smuggling drops to 13 percent in January

Retail & FMCG February 24, 2012 15:17 0 comments

The Romanian black market for cigarettes has decreased this January to about 13 percent, going down almost three times compared to the all-time high of 36.2 percent level registered in January 2010, reveals data from…more »


Profi buys Romanian retailer Al Comsib

Retail & FMCG February 23, 2012 11:50 0 comments

Profi has increased its store network with 6 more units after taking over Al Comsib, a network of stores in Sibiu. The value of the transaction was not made public. Profi now operates 113 proximity…more »

Carrefour supermarket Buzau

Carrefour Romania opens a supermarket in Buzau

Retail & FMCG February 23, 2012 11:12 0 comments

Carrefour Romania will take its national supermarket chain to 47 units after opening a new store this Friday in Buzau. The supermarket is located on the grounds of the city’s WinMarkt shopping center. It covers…more »

cramele recas

Cramele Recas exported 133 percent more wine in 2011

Retail & FMCG February 22, 2012 13:45 0 comments

Local winemaker Cramele Recas saw sales volume go up by 33 percent in 2011 against the previous year after boosting exports by 133 percent. Domestic sales grew by 10 percent y-o-y. Ciprian Rosca, the company’s…more »


Wine imports outgrew exports eight times in the first ten months of 2011

Retail & FMCG February 21, 2012 14:00 0 comments

Romania imported 734.650 hectoliters of wine in the first ten months of 2011, while exports amounted to a meager 87.250 hectoliters, according to data from the Vine and Wine National Employers' Union (PNVV), cited by…more »


Marni at H&M collection set to hit Romanian stores on March 8

Retail & FMCG February 21, 2012 14:00 0 comments

H&M outlets from Baneasa Shopping City, AFI Palace Cotroceni and Maritimo Shopping Center Constanta have officially been selected among about 260 stores worldwide to launch on March 8, 2012 the newest capsule collection produced by…more »