Published in Fashion on 30-03-2014
Vanreusel, the largest Belgian chip shop supplier, is considering an offer on its Dutch competitor, Beckers, known for their Bicky Burger.
If Vanreusel managed to buy Beckers, it would probably have to pay a hefty sum to get the Dutch number one.
Dutch fashion chain CoolCat is filing for bankruptcy: its eighty Dutch stores and their 1,100 jobs are in jeopardy after the hot summer and warm winter pushed down sales. Stores in Belgium, France and Luxembourg are not involved in the bankruptcy.
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German fashion web shop Zalando will be integrating its private labels into the rest of the platform. The idea is for these labels to compete less with external brands. For that reason, the separate private label division will be terminated, which may result in jobs being cut.
Flash sales site Showroomprivé saw its losses decrease 17 % and turnover rise by 2 % in 2018, after a strong performance on its French home market.