Dutch brand Lief! Lifestyle will close nearly all of its stores, with its concept store in Sliedrecht as sole survivor of the closing spree. Even its store in Brasschaat (Belgium)...
Dutch store chain Hema saw its turnover drop nearly 3 % in Belgium and Luxembourg over the course of the first quarter, compared to the first quarter last year. Overall...
German store chain Tchibo, mainly known for its coffee, will sell seven island in collaboration with real estate company Vladi Private Island.
Companies like Google, Apple and Facebook could gain access to consumers' payment information soon, as a consequence of a new European directive designed to increase competition.
Dutch non-food discounter Action has opened its 100th Belgian store in Libramont, in the province of Luxembourg. In total, Action now has 546 stores in four European countries.
German Metro Group intends to continue its investments into Media Markt's and Saturn's expansion outside of Germany. The money from the Galeria Kaufhof sale will be used to this end.
The State Council has made a decision regarding the Samaritaine case and has given it a construction permit. This means that the LVMH group can finally start the renovation of...
German group REWE has acquired Swiss Kuoni's European travel activities, which means travel agencies like Koning Aap, Shoestring and specialty travel agency YourWay2Go have now become part of the German...
Hema can continue its notary services as an Amsterdam court has dismissed a complaint from the Koninklijke Notariële Beroepsorganisatie (the Royal Notary Organization).
The Belgische Distributiedienst (BD) has sold a license on its myShopi technology to Mediapost International, which is part of La Poste France. Mediapost International plans to commercialize the app in...
An increasing number of Chinese customers are ordering goods at a "personal shopper" (a so-called daigou) abroad while the government is trying to find an answer to this parallel import.
Canadian Hudson's Bay is the new owner of the German department store chain Galeria Kaufhof and its Belgian subsidiary Galeria Inno. The North American group will use the acquisition to...