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Ikea raises prices worldwide by 9 per cent

Ikea raises prices worldwide by 9 per cent

British garden centres make 30 per cent more

British garden centres make 30 per cent more

Christmasworld and Ambiente cancelled for 2022

Christmasworld and Ambiente cancelled for 2022

Unusually high number of home improvement projects planned

Unusually high number of home improvement projects planned

French DIY trade in plus again in November

French DIY trade in plus again in November

Let’s face the 2022 DIY and garden year with confidence!

Let’s face the 2022 DIY and garden year with confidence!

Castorama plans further Casto stores in Paris

Castorama plans further Casto stores in Paris

Obi now offers home delivery service in Moscow

Obi now offers home delivery service in Moscow

Paper on EU harmonised sorting instructions for packaging waste

Paper on EU harmonised sorting instructions for packaging waste

Despite everything we wish you a happy and peaceful holiday season

Despite everything: we wish you a happy and peaceful holiday season!

Hornbach Holding to take Hornbach Baumarkt private

Hornbach Holding to take Hornbach Baumarkt private

Lowe’s increases sales by 33 per cent compared to 2019

Lowe’s increases sales by 33 per cent compared to 2019

Price increases delay home improvement projects

Price increases delay home improvement projects

DIY stores in the Netherlands closed again

DIY stores in the Netherlands closed again

France’s DIY stores report an increase of 13 per cent in two-year comparison

France’s DIY stores report an increase of 13 per cent in two-year comparison

Mr. DIY gains EU foothold with Spain opening

Mr. DIY gains EU foothold with Spain opening

DIY stores in Austria grow by 3.8 per cent

DIY stores in Austria grow by 3.8 per cent

From January to September, 9 per cent more sales in Switzerland

From January to September, 9 per cent more sales in Switzerland

International Hardware Fair postponed

International Hardware Fair postponed

Strongest increase in wholesale prices since calculation began in 1962

Strongest increase in wholesale prices since calculation began in 1962

Strengthening high street retailing

Strengthening high street retailing

IPM Essen postponed to 2023, IPM Summer Edition in June 2022

IPM Essen postponed to 2023, IPM Summer Edition in June 2022

Focus on the USA and Canada with figures, analyses and interviews

Focus on the USA and Canada with figures, analyses and interviews

First Ace Hardware store under new franchise model in Mexico

First Ace Hardware store under new franchise model in Mexico

Obi sets up the Squared innovation hub

Obi sets up the Squared innovation hub

Problems in the pricing of e-commerce logistics

Problems in the pricing of e-commerce logistics

“Merkur is a part of the Slovenian DNA”

“Merkur is a part of the Slovenian DNA”

Bricorama now on Madagascar

Bricorama now on Madagascar

Falabella increases home improvement sales by 26 per cent

Falabella increases home improvement sales by 26 per cent

The pandemic has turned the French into better DIYers

The pandemic has turned the French into better DIYers

“I just love trade fairs” John Herbert talks with Gerald Böse

“I just love trade fairs”: John Herbert talks with Gerald Böse

How do I get on page 1 of the Amazon search

How do I get on page 1 of the Amazon search?

German home improvement sales in 2021 significantly short of previous year

German home improvement sales in 2021 significantly short of previous year

Bunnings completes Beaumont Tiles acquisition

Bunnings completes Beaumont Tiles acquisition

Mr. DIY opens first store in Turkey

Mr. DIY opens first store in Turkey

“Customers want better products”

“Customers want better products”

Kingfisher 15 per cent over 2019 in third quarter

Kingfisher 15 per cent over 2019 in third quarter

Lowe’s total sales grow by 2.7 per cent

Lowe’s total sales grow by 2.7 per cent

Wilcon’s third quarter sales hit by new lockdown

Wilcon’s third quarter sales hit by new lockdown

Home Depot increases sales by nearly 10 per cent

Home Depot increases sales by nearly 10 per cent

DIY sales in Spain remain in double-digit figures over 2019

DIY sales in Spain remain in double-digit figures over 2019

AllHome third quarter revenues down 2 per cent

AllHome third quarter revenues down 2 per cent

Mitre 10 starts roll-out of Pot Recycle

Mitre 10 starts roll-out of Pot Recycle

Clas Ohlson grows online by 27 per cent

Clas Ohlson grows online by 27 per cent

Spanish manufacturers significantly increase sales in the third quarter

Spanish manufacturers significantly increase sales in the third quarter

Edra holds discussions with EU decision-makers in Brussels

Edra holds discussions with EU decision-makers in Brussels

Leroy Merlin buys and sells used tools

Leroy Merlin buys and sells used tools

Ace Indonesia’s losing streak continues

Ace Indonesia’s losing streak continues

Kesko increases comparable sales by 10 per cent

Kesko increases comparable sales by 10 per cent

Less transactions, but bigger baskets Mr. DIY grows by 3.8 per cent

Less transactions, but bigger baskets: Mr. DIY grows by 3.8 per cent

Store closures cause HomePro double-digit decline

Store closures cause HomePro double-digit decline

USA 13 per cent growth in 2020 and 2021

USA: 13 per cent growth in 2020 and 2021

Tractor Supply increases sales by 16 per cent

Tractor Supply increases sales by 16 per cent

“Petrovitch’s USP is ‘we love our customers’”

“Petrovitch’s USP is ‘we love our customers’”

Launch of Lowe's One Roof Media Network

Launch of Lowe’s One Roof Media Network

DIY store sales in France 14 per cent above 2019 level

DIY store sales in France 14 per cent above 2019 level

Byggmax group reports plus of 9 per cent in third quarter

Byggmax group reports plus of 9 per cent in third quarter

The global market grew in the 2020 pandemic year by 13.8 per cent

The global market grew in the 2020 pandemic year by 13.8 per cent

“Homebase is now in a growth strategy”

“Homebase is now in a growth strategy”

IPM Packaging Center on the topic of packaging in the green industry

IPM Packaging Center on the topic of packaging in the green industry

Consumer goods fairs in Frankfurt with expanded digital offering

Consumer goods fairs in Frankfurt with expanded digital offering

The CIHS in Shanghai is now to take place in December

The CIHS in Shanghai is now to take place in December

Mr. DIY confirms market entry into Turkey

Mr. DIY confirms market entry into Turkey

Hornbach aims to operate its first energy-neutral store

Hornbach aims to operate its first energy-neutral store

Spoga+Gafa reports a significant response and strong booking figures

Spoga+Gafa reports a significant response and strong booking figures

Flügger's adjusted sales

Flügger’s adjusted sales decrease by 4 per cent

Clas Ohlson’s sales increased by 6 per cent

Clas Ohlson’s sales increased by 6 per cent in September

Home Depot is the first retail client of Walmart GoLocal

Home Depot is the first retail client of Walmart GoLocal

Ebay presentation opens second round of Global DIY-Network

Ebay presentation opens second round of Global DIY-Network

Mr DIY on track to meet its target of opening 175 stores this year

Mr DIY on track to meet its target of opening 175 stores this year

Hornbach sales rise by 4.6 per cent in first six months

Hornbach sales rise by 4.6 per cent in first six months

Austrian cooperative 3e AG becomes BHB member

Austrian cooperative 3e AG becomes BHB member

Global DIY-Network of Edra

Global DIY-Network of Edra/Ghin and Hima unveils its second season

Border closure pushes up GoodHome sales

Border closure pushes up GoodHome sales

The French DIY market continues to remain in minus figures

The French DIY market continues to remain in minus figures

Restructuring of Obi parent Tengelmann continues

Restructuring of Obi parent Tengelmann continues

Kingfisher sales rise by 20 per cent in the first half of the year

Kingfisher sales rise by 20 per cent in the first half of the year

Sodimac doubles sales in second quarter

Sodimac doubles sales in second quarter

75th National Hardware Show in October

75th National Hardware Show in October

French garden market down 14 per cent in July compared with last year

French garden market down 14 per cent in July compared with last year

Bunnings subsidiary Adelaide Tools to become Tool Kit Depot

Bunnings subsidiary Adelaide Tools to become Tool Kit Depot

Mr. Bricolage records 19 per cent increase in sales in the first six months

Mr. Bricolage records 19 per cent increase in sales in the first six months

Second conference day sustainability, data, culture

Second conference day: sustainability, data, culture

1st Virtual DIY-Summit 2021

1st Virtual DIY-Summit 2021: “Retailers and manufacturers must work together“

Cashbuild ends 202021 with a plus of 25 per cent

Cashbuild ends 2020/21 with a plus of 25 per cent

Leroy Merlin opens 45th store in Brazil

Leroy Merlin opens 45th store in Brazil

The price continues to rule in the European garden

The price continues to rule in the European garden

Taiwan Hardware Show 2021 cancelled

Taiwan Hardware Show 2021 cancelled

A third bought DIY products online instead of in store due to coronavirus

A third bought DIY products online instead of in store due to coronavirus

Ace Hardware stores in the US grow by 1,2 per cent

Ace Hardware stores in the US grow by 1.2 per cent

Coop reflags Bau + Hobby as Jumbo

Coop reflags Bau + Hobby as Jumbo

Hardware retailers of IHA merge with Ghin

Hardware retailers of IHA merge with Ghin

Bunnings sales grow by 12.5 per cent in 2020_2021

Bunnings sales grow by 12.5 per cent in 2020/2021

Taiwan’s hardware industry profits from rising vaccination rates

Taiwan’s hardware industry profits from rising vaccination rates

Kingfisher and Adeo open urban small format stores

Kingfisher and Adeo open urban small format stores

AllHome reports sales boost and eyes more freestanding outlets

AllHome reports sales boost and eyes more freestanding outlets

The situation last year, the weather and the holidays slow down DIY stores in France

The situation last year, the weather and the holidays slow down DIY stores in France

Covid-19 effects continue to hound Ace Indonesia1

Covid-19 effects continue to hound Ace Indonesia

Clas Ohlson almost at previous year’s level in first quarter

Clas Ohlson almost at previous year’s level in first quarter

Topics ranging from Eastern Europe via France to Japan

Topics ranging from Eastern Europe via France to Japan

Home Depot’s second-quarter growth in single digits again

Home Depot’s second-quarter growth in single digits again

Growth of 8 per cent for Austria’s DIY retailers in the first six

Growth of 8 per cent for Austria’s DIY retailers in the first six

Sales down 15 per cent at German home improvement stores

Sales down 15 per cent at German home improvement stores

New energy label for lamps from September

New energy label for lamps from September

Clas Ohlson launches new visual identity

Clas Ohlson launches new visual identity

Cartel authorities have no concerns over Jumbo sale

Cartel authorities have no concerns over Jumbo sale

Weber went public on the New York Stock Exchange last week

Weber went public on the New York Stock Exchange last week

H1 earnings up 55 per cent; company opens new format

H1 earnings up 55 per cent; company opens new format

Wilcon financials surge on eased lockdown rules

Wilcon financials surge on eased lockdown rules

Sherwin-Williams reports high double-digit plus

Sherwin-Williams reports high double-digit plus

Praktiker Hungary increases sales by 12 per cent in 2020

Praktiker Hungary increases sales by 12 per cent in 2020

Hima General Director Ralf Rahmede is retiring

Hima General Director Ralf Rahmede is retiring

Dobbies expands with small format stores

Dobbies expands with small format stores

Tractor Supply's net sales increase by 13.4 per cent

Tractor Supply’s net sales increase by 13.4 per cent

US sales increase by 18.3 per cent in the first six months

US sales increase by 18.3 per cent in the first six months

Spanish DIY retail sales increase by 71 per cent in the second quarter

Spanish DIY retail sales increase by 71 per cent in the second quarter

Byggmax makes 16.7 per cent more sales in the first half of the year

Byggmax makes 16.7 per cent more sales in the first half of the year

Weber-Stephen wants to go public

Weber-Stephen wants to go public

Kingfisher sales in Q2 below previous year but 22 per cent over 2019

Kingfisher sales in Q2 below previous year but 22 per cent over 2019

Hornbach opens its eighth store in Romania

Hornbach opens its eighth store in Romania

Bauhaus Scandinavia: online shops and tills were temporarily closed

Bauhaus Scandinavia: online shops and tills were temporarily closed

Retail in France calls for people to get vaccinated

Retail in France calls for people to get vaccinated

Byggmax report increased sales and profits in advance again

Byggmax report increased sales and profits in advance again

DIY stores in Italy grow by 36 per cent in the first quarter

DIY stores in Italy grow by 36 per cent in the first quarter

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