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Carrefour opens 43rd supermarket

Retail & FMCG December 14, 2011 16:39 0 comments

Carrefour Romania has opened a new supermarket this time in Timisoara, bringing its national network to 43 such outlets. It is also the third supermarket opened in Timisoara. The new unit is located in the…more »

Profi network counts 108 stores at yearend

Retail & FMCG December 14, 2011 12:42 0 comments

Profi concludes 2011 with a national network of 108 stores, the last three of which will be opened this week in Timisoara, Recas and Bucharest. “We are proud to successfully conclude 2011 with one store…more »

Cora Romania gets EUR 210 million from EBRD to open new hypermarkets

Retail & FMCG December 14, 2011 12:08 0 comments

Romania Hypermarche, the company that operates the local Cora hypermarket chain has obtained a EUR 210 million loan from the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD). The funds will be used to “finance new…more »

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Billa opens two stores in Bucharest and Piatra Neamt

Retail & FMCG December 13, 2011 13:27 0 comments

Billa will open tomorrow two supermarkets in Bucharest and in Piatra Neamt. Following this expansion, the retailer brings its national network to 61 units. The supermarket opened in Bucharest is in the Dorobanti neighborhood (31-…more »

Lidl takes national network to 129 stores

Retail & FMCG December 08, 2011 19:35 0 comments

Lidl will open a new store on December 12, this time in Iasi, Eastern Romania. The discounter’s local network will reach 129 stores. All of the 107 local Plus Discount supermarkets have been rebranded into…more »

Versace for H&M comes to Romania

Retail & FMCG November 28, 2011 11:43 0 comments

To anyone who saw Donatella Versace in a primetime TV commercial on Romanian channels, telling viewers, “My home, my rules, my pleasure” or the huge posters adorning the National Theater in Universitatii Square, the message…more »

Romanian designer Venera Arapu opens new store in Bucharest

Retail & FMCG October 21, 2011 14:04 0 comments

A new Venera Arapu store opened in Bucharest , in the Piata Floreasca area of Bucharest. It is the Romanian designer’s first store opening in three years. The location currently accommodates the designer’s 2011-2012 collection,…more »

Retail trade should see moderate growth in the next three months, says INS report

Retail & FMCG August 29, 2011 14:28 0 comments

The Economic Sentiment Indicator (ESI) for Romania moderately increased in retail trade, while the manufacturing industry, constructions and services should remain stable, shows a survey conducted by the National Statistics Institute. The survey sample comprises…more »