Published in General on 19-03-2014
Johan Van Geyte
Despite slightly higher consumption levels in Belgium
(especially in the food sector: +3.6%), trade federation Comeos fears
that higher wages and ever growing renting prices in Belgium may
threaten retailers' future turnovers.
This English version is only a summary to make Belgian retail news available for an international audience. The complete article can be read in the Dutch version or in French.
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