Nutricia uses vending machine to sell baby milk

Nutricia uses vending machine to sell baby milk

26/11/2014 in Food

In Utrecht Central, Nutricia is running a pilot with a baby milk-selling vending machine. Parents can only buy a limited amount of milk powder, to avoid abuse like in supermarkets.

2theloo heads to French train stations

2theloo heads to French train stations

26/11/2014 in General

Toilet chain 2theloo, which has just acquired its French competitor PointWC, has entered a collaboration with the French railways. The company will now open at least 44 new stores in French train stations.

Base acquires ALLO Telecom entirely

Base acquires ALLO Telecom entirely

26/11/2014 in Electronics

ALLO Telecom will cease to exist, because they will be turned into Base stores from January. All employees will keep their jobs and keep all of their rights as well.

Melijoe.com raises 9 million euro to become worldwide leader

Melijoe.com raises 9 million euro to become worldwide leader

26/11/2014 in m-Tail

Melijoe.com, a French multi-brand children's fashion etailer, has managed to raise 9 million euro to fulfil its ambitious goals of becoming the world's largest online children's fashion platform.

Carrefour will increase number of Belgian Express stores

Carrefour will increase number of Belgian Express stores

26/11/2014 in Food

Carrefour hopes to expand its number of Belgian Express convenience stores by nine before the end of the year. These stores target consumers in a hurry, which is clearly shown in its more basic product range.

Colruyt forecasts small profit growth

Colruyt forecasts small profit growth

26/11/2014 in Food

In its report on the first half of its fiscal year 2014-2015, Belgian Colruyt Group has confirmed it will equal or slightly improve last year's net profit numbers.

Zalando on course for its first profit

Zalando on course for its first profit

26/11/2014 in m-Tail

Zalando is still on course to make a small profit for its entire year. The German online fashion shop has once again raised its turnover considerably and has managed to break-even in its third quarter for the first time ever. ...

Benetton helps struggle to eliminate violence against women

Benetton helps struggle to eliminate violence against women

26/11/2014 in Fashion

Italian fashion brand Benetton has launched an international campaign, on the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women, to aid in the fight to eliminate violence against women, supported by UN Women.  ...

FNG seeks 40 to 50 million euro

FNG seeks 40 to 50 million euro

25/11/2014 in Fashion

Clothing group FNG, which owns Fred & Ginger and Claudia Sträter, wants to attract 40 to 50 million euro through bonds to finance its recent Dutch acquisitions. 

Kingfisher's profits drop nearly 12 %

Kingfisher's profits drop nearly 12 %

25/11/2014 in DIY

Kingfisher, Europe's largest DIY group, is facing some problematic situations. Its French market is worrisome, but it has basically only established growth in its home territory (Britain, Ireland).

Food

Carrefour will increase number of Belgian Express stores

Carrefour will increase number of Belgian Express stores

Carrefour hopes to expand its number of Belgian Express convenience stores by nine before the...

Fashion

Benetton helps struggle to eliminate violence against women

Benetton helps struggle to eliminate violence against women

Italian fashion brand Benetton has launched an international campaign, on the International Day for the...