‘It will be a difficult summer’: Six weeks after reopening, Paris shopkeepers face delayed sales and a lack of tourists
France

‘It will be a difficult summer’: Six weeks after reopening, Paris shopkeepers face delayed sales and a lack of tourists

As France's delayed summer sales period gets underway, Paris shop owners have spoken of their fears for the future after three government-enforced shutdowns.

OPINION: The new luxury Samaritaine store is an example of the ‘Disneyfication’ of Paris
France

OPINION: The new luxury Samaritaine store is an example of the ‘Disneyfication’ of Paris

IN PICTURES: Paris’ iconic Art Nouveau department store reopens after 16-year revamp
France

IN PICTURES: Paris’ iconic Art Nouveau department store reopens after 16-year revamp

The unmanned supermarkets rescuing Sweden’s rural areas
Sweden

The unmanned supermarkets rescuing Sweden’s rural areas

Austria to delay green passport and testing for shopping
Austria

Austria to delay green passport and testing for shopping

German retail giants start wave of lawsuits against lockdown
Germany

German retail giants start wave of lawsuits against lockdown

France extends its winter sales as shops struggle with impact of 6pm curfew
France

France extends its winter sales as shops struggle with impact of 6pm curfew

Marks & Spencer shortages in Paris ‘just the beginning’ of Brexit, says French trade minister
France

Marks & Spencer shortages in Paris ‘just the beginning’ of Brexit, says French trade minister

‘Swiss crush’: Shoppers from Switzerland head to France after stores close
Switzerland

‘Swiss crush’: Shoppers from Switzerland head to France after stores close

Coronavirus: Can Germany revive its hollowed-out city centres?
Germany

Coronavirus: Can Germany revive its hollowed-out city centres?

German Amazon workers strike on ‘Black Friday’
Germany

German Amazon workers strike on ‘Black Friday’

French politicians join calls to boycott Amazon this Christmas
France

French politicians join calls to boycott Amazon this Christmas

‘Buy locally this Christmas’: Italian shoppers urged to avoid Amazon
Italy

‘Buy locally this Christmas’: Italian shoppers urged to avoid Amazon

Record retail sales in Denmark after post-lockdown ‘ketchup effect’
Denmark

Record retail sales in Denmark after post-lockdown ‘ketchup effect’

‘Not catastrophic’ – France’s summer sales enter final day
France

‘Not catastrophic’ – France’s summer sales enter final day

Two people put each other in hospital over shopping cart
Germany

Two people put each other in hospital over shopping cart

Retailers banking on a final Christmas splurge
Germany

Retailers banking on a final Christmas splurge

Retailers report merry sales for holidays
Germany

Retailers report merry sales for holidays

Retiree crushed beneath store Christmas tree while shopping
Germany

Retiree crushed beneath store Christmas tree while shopping

Germans likely to play Grinch this Christmas
Germany

Germans likely to play Grinch this Christmas

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France

Marks & Spencer aiming for five Paris shops

German shops chaff against ‘wasteful’ receipt law
Germany

German shops chaff against ‘wasteful’ receipt law

France plans to extend 24/7 shop openings
France

France plans to extend 24/7 shop openings

French Days are back after lockdown – but what are they?
France

French Days are back after lockdown – but what are they?

Card payments outstrip cash for first time in Germany
Germany

Card payments outstrip cash for first time in Germany

Paris gets world’s first city-centre Ikea store
France

Paris gets world’s first city-centre Ikea store

Amazon and Casino to roll out grocery delivery service across France
France

Amazon and Casino to roll out grocery delivery service across France

When to get the best Christmas shopping bargains in France
France

When to get the best Christmas shopping bargains in France

Bankruptcy of Danish toy store chain reflects pressure on retail sector
Denmark

Bankruptcy of Danish toy store chain reflects pressure on retail sector

New Black Friday record for Swedish online stores
Sweden

New Black Friday record for Swedish online stores

Swedes to blow billions of kronor on Black Friday shopping bonanza
Sweden

Swedes to blow billions of kronor on Black Friday shopping bonanza

France to launch its own ‘Black Friday’ (and it’s happening soon)
France

France to launch its own ‘Black Friday’ (and it’s happening soon)

Erotic chain Beate Uhse to be reinvigorated by new investor
Germany

Erotic chain Beate Uhse to be reinvigorated by new investor

Cold start to 2018 hits H&M profits in ‘transitional year’
Sweden

Cold start to 2018 hits H&M profits in ‘transitional year’

Warm weather melts H&M profits
Sweden

Warm weather melts H&M profits

France publishes charter on gender-neutral toys for children
France

France publishes charter on gender-neutral toys for children

Sunday opening laws could get overhaul in Norway
Norway

Sunday opening laws could get overhaul in Norway

Italian shopping boom fuels economic growth
Italy

Italian shopping boom fuels economic growth

Will Swedish shoppers go nuts for Black Friday?
Sweden

Will Swedish shoppers go nuts for Black Friday?

Swedes flock to stores to buy summer outfits
Sweden

Swedes flock to stores to buy summer outfits

Amazon to pay tax on Italy sales
Italy

Amazon to pay tax on Italy sales

Swedish retail giant H&M to grow as profits soar
Sweden

Swedish retail giant H&M to grow as profits soar

Rent hikes threaten Spain’s unique shops
Spain

Rent hikes threaten Spain’s unique shops

Spanish shops embrace Black Friday sales
Spain

Spanish shops embrace Black Friday sales

Retail sales show biggest drop for seven years
Germany

Retail sales show biggest drop for seven years

UK-style ‘pound shops’ launch in crisis-hit Spain
Spain

UK-style ‘pound shops’ launch in crisis-hit Spain

Revealed: The cost of home comforts in Austria
Austria

Revealed: The cost of home comforts in Austria

Surprise! Norway priciest for home comforts
Norway

Surprise! Norway priciest for home comforts

Switzerland third priciest for home comforts
Switzerland

Switzerland third priciest for home comforts

Germans say ‘bah humbug’ to early Xmas
Germany

Germans say ‘bah humbug’ to early Xmas

Investors scream for joy at Zalando IPO plans
Germany

Investors scream for joy at Zalando IPO plans

Energy-sucking vacuums no longer welcome
Germany

Energy-sucking vacuums no longer welcome

Ailing Karstadt chain sold for €1 (again)
Germany

Ailing Karstadt chain sold for €1 (again)

Netto targets British shoppers
Denmark

Netto targets British shoppers

Spanish retail giant Dia to quit France
Spain

Spanish retail giant Dia to quit France

Forbes list reveals Germany’s richest people
Germany

Forbes list reveals Germany’s richest people

Italy’s retail sales suffer worst ever fall
Italy

Italy’s retail sales suffer worst ever fall

‘Barcelona’s oldest shops could soon be history’
Spain

‘Barcelona’s oldest shops could soon be history’

H&M shares sink as profits disappoint
Sweden

H&M shares sink as profits disappoint

High street stores ‘sold cat fur hats’
Germany

High street stores ‘sold cat fur hats’

Digital radio sales reach for the sky
Norway

Digital radio sales reach for the sky

H&M ready to hike prices to boost worker pay
Sweden

H&M ready to hike prices to boost worker pay

Boost for economy as Italians hit the shops
Italy

Boost for economy as Italians hit the shops

Italians spend less on fur coats amid retail slump
Italy

Italians spend less on fur coats amid retail slump

EU roaming charges ‘to go by July 2016’
Germany

EU roaming charges ‘to go by July 2016’

Serious summer sales follow poor season
Germany

Serious summer sales follow poor season

Coffee roaster sells false teeth along with beans
Germany

Coffee roaster sells false teeth along with beans

DIY chain Praktiker slides into insolvency
Germany

DIY chain Praktiker slides into insolvency

EU cap to crush mobile roaming costs
Germany

EU cap to crush mobile roaming costs

Clothes shops slash prices after poor weather
Germany

Clothes shops slash prices after poor weather

Canny footballer shoots, scores, is banned
Germany

Canny footballer shoots, scores, is banned

Rat poison found at Lidl supermarkets
Germany

Rat poison found at Lidl supermarkets

Puma signs Bangladesh factory safety pact
Germany

Puma signs Bangladesh factory safety pact

Saturday supermarket hours spark retail row
Germany

Saturday supermarket hours spark retail row

JC Penney ‘Hitler kettle’ advert raises eyebrows
Germany

JC Penney ‘Hitler kettle’ advert raises eyebrows

Lidl gets stick for running out of stickers
Germany

Lidl gets stick for running out of stickers

First ever strike hits Amazon’s German unit
Germany

First ever strike hits Amazon’s German unit

Insider predicts shoe prices to take hike
Germany

Insider predicts shoe prices to take hike

Brewers fear beer  war
Germany

Brewers fear beer war

German Amazon workers vote to strike
Germany

German Amazon workers vote to strike

Consumers irked by goods built to break
Germany

Consumers irked by goods built to break

Biscuit bully uses shopping cart as weapon
Germany

Biscuit bully uses shopping cart as weapon

Watchdog probes Amazon’s pricing policy
Germany

Watchdog probes Amazon’s pricing policy

Germany wants Amazon working conditions probe
Germany

Germany wants Amazon working conditions probe

Amazon accused of abusing Christmas staff
Germany

Amazon accused of abusing Christmas staff

Amazon sacks security firm amid scandal
Germany

Amazon sacks security firm amid scandal

‘A pioneer and legend in the German retail world’
Germany

‘A pioneer and legend in the German retail world’

Consumer confidence edges up slightly
Germany

Consumer confidence edges up slightly

Ikea’s record sales lead to expansion
Germany

Ikea’s record sales lead to expansion

Men take on more household shopping
Germany

Men take on more household shopping

New rules to ban secret spying on staff
Germany

New rules to ban secret spying on staff

Russian shoppers drop in on Dresden for Christmas
Germany

Russian shoppers drop in on Dresden for Christmas

Detective: Aldi spies on staff private lives
Germany

Detective: Aldi spies on staff private lives

Adidas turnover tops €14.5 bln in 2012
Germany

Adidas turnover tops €14.5 bln in 2012

German websites gain ground at home
Germany

German websites gain ground at home

Millions plan to sell unwanted Christmas gifts
Germany

Millions plan to sell unwanted Christmas gifts

Last minute shoppers give high street boost
Germany

Last minute shoppers give high street boost

Austrian promises new life for Schlecker shops
Germany

Austrian promises new life for Schlecker shops

Retailer Metro sells eastern unit for €1.1 bln
Germany

Retailer Metro sells eastern unit for €1.1 bln

Marks and Spencer takes on German market
Germany

Marks and Spencer takes on German market

Clothing firm increases fire compensation offer
Germany

Clothing firm increases fire compensation offer

Factory fire firm offers less than €1,500 a death
Germany

Factory fire firm offers less than €1,500 a death

Aldi to start selling more brand names
Germany

Aldi to start selling more brand names

Liquidation beckons for Neckermann online
Germany

Liquidation beckons for Neckermann online

Shopkeepers worry about Christmas profits
Germany

Shopkeepers worry about Christmas profits

Schlecker boss ‘paid family business assets’
Germany

Schlecker boss ‘paid family business assets’

Neckermann bankrupt, 2,400 jobs at risk
Germany

Neckermann bankrupt, 2,400 jobs at risk

Schlecker homes raided on suspicion of foul play
Germany

Schlecker homes raided on suspicion of foul play

Thousands of jobs to go at Karstadt and RWE
Germany

Thousands of jobs to go at Karstadt and RWE

Schlecker stores close doors for last time
Germany

Schlecker stores close doors for last time

Supermarket scores with nudist gimmick
Germany

Supermarket scores with nudist gimmick

Half of new German televisions are online
Germany

Half of new German televisions are online

Schlecker rescue fails, 13,000 jobs doomed
Germany

Schlecker rescue fails, 13,000 jobs doomed

Online retailer: If the shoe fits, please keep it
Germany

Online retailer: If the shoe fits, please keep it

Germans shopping more but growth still weak
Germany

Germans shopping more but growth still weak

Last day for 11,000 Schlecker employees
Germany

Last day for 11,000 Schlecker employees

Vegan sex shop offers responsible romping
Germany

Vegan sex shop offers responsible romping

No financial help for bankrupt Schlecker
Germany

No financial help for bankrupt Schlecker

‘Brevik’ shop renamed following protests
Germany

‘Brevik’ shop renamed following protests

Severed finger points to cack-handed criminal
Germany

Severed finger points to cack-handed criminal

Neo-Nazi clothes brand opens ‘Brevik’ shop
Germany

Neo-Nazi clothes brand opens ‘Brevik’ shop

Consumer confidence hits year high
Germany

Consumer confidence hits year high

Fashion designer Jil Sander returns to label
Germany

Fashion designer Jil Sander returns to label

Top court to decide if ‘organic water’ exists
Germany

Top court to decide if ‘organic water’ exists

Mail order mogul Werner Otto dies at 102
Germany

Mail order mogul Werner Otto dies at 102

Economic ‘good tidings’ brighten eurozone gloom
Germany

Economic ‘good tidings’ brighten eurozone gloom

Retailers expect strong last-minute sales
Germany

Retailers expect strong last-minute sales

German jobs, retail sales offer rare eurozone cheer
Germany

German jobs, retail sales offer rare eurozone cheer

Consumers shrugging off debt crisis
Germany

Consumers shrugging off debt crisis

Germans plan thrifty Christmas this year
Germany

Germans plan thrifty Christmas this year

Smart posters offer speedy shopping while waiting for a train
Germany

Smart posters offer speedy shopping while waiting for a train

Arrests made in Media Markt corruption probe
Germany

Arrests made in Media Markt corruption probe

Starbucks aims to treble its cafes in Germany
Germany

Starbucks aims to treble its cafes in Germany

Unemployment, retail sales hold steady as economy slows
Germany

Unemployment, retail sales hold steady as economy slows

Consumer confidence hits year’s low
Germany

Consumer confidence hits year’s low

Retailer Metro hit by weak sales
Germany

Retailer Metro hit by weak sales

Retail sales surge
Germany

Retail sales surge

Small explosion hits IKEA store in Dresden
Germany

Small explosion hits IKEA store in Dresden

Low-paid ‘mini-jobs’ on the rise
Germany

Low-paid ‘mini-jobs’ on the rise

Inflation, global unrest upsetting consumers
Germany

Inflation, global unrest upsetting consumers

Retailer Metro warns of difficult path ahead
Germany

Retailer Metro warns of difficult path ahead

Geiger counters sell out amid atomic angst
Germany

Geiger counters sell out amid atomic angst

Gadgets galore wow CeBIT crowds
Germany

Gadgets galore wow CeBIT crowds

Adidas doubles earnings
Germany

Adidas doubles earnings

Window shopping with a wave of the hand
Germany

Window shopping with a wave of the hand

DHL ends delivery and assembly service for Ikea and Karstadt
Germany

DHL ends delivery and assembly service for Ikea and Karstadt

Socks again for Christmas? You may be stuck with them
Germany

Socks again for Christmas? You may be stuck with them

Retailers expect booming Christmas trade
Germany

Retailers expect booming Christmas trade

eBay snaps up online shopping club
Germany

eBay snaps up online shopping club

Schlecker drugstores set for major facelift
Germany

Schlecker drugstores set for major facelift

Department stores benefit as domestic economy recovers
Germany

Department stores benefit as domestic economy recovers

Hugo Boss struts ahead with strong quarterly profit
Germany

Hugo Boss struts ahead with strong quarterly profit

Adidas creates new brand to tap youth fashion market
Germany

Adidas creates new brand to tap youth fashion market

Court approves Karstadt deal, saving 25,000 jobs
Germany

Court approves Karstadt deal, saving 25,000 jobs

Deal to keep Karstadt alive moves closer
Germany

Deal to keep Karstadt alive moves closer

Booming growth boosts consumer confidence
Germany

Booming growth boosts consumer confidence

Late Aldi billionaire’s armoured car up for sale
Germany

Late Aldi billionaire’s armoured car up for sale

Retail sales drop for June as consumers remain cautious
Germany

Retail sales drop for June as consumers remain cautious

Summer retail clearance sales officially begin
Germany

Summer retail clearance sales officially begin

Keeping sight of the big picture
Germany

Keeping sight of the big picture

Cologne shopping street ranked Germany’s most popular
Germany

Cologne shopping street ranked Germany’s most popular

Karstadt set to reap unexpected profit
Germany

Karstadt set to reap unexpected profit

Getting toddlers to like bikes
Germany

Getting toddlers to like bikes

Supermarket cashier wrongly fired for taking deposit slips
Germany

Supermarket cashier wrongly fired for taking deposit slips

Unemployment drops as retail sales rebound
Germany

Unemployment drops as retail sales rebound

Hardware stores beat crisis as Germans take to nesting
Germany

Hardware stores beat crisis as Germans take to nesting

Russian consortium joins race for Karstadt
Germany

Russian consortium joins race for Karstadt

Goldman Sachs to make bid for Karstadt
Germany

Goldman Sachs to make bid for Karstadt

Saxon craftsmanship before its time
Germany

Saxon craftsmanship before its time

Making comfy footwear for hippies and supermodels
Germany

Making comfy footwear for hippies and supermodels

Retailer Metro’s profits edge higher as economy improves
Germany

Retailer Metro’s profits edge higher as economy improves

Creditors agree to sell retailer Karstadt
Germany

Creditors agree to sell retailer Karstadt

Consumer sentiment steadies after five-month plunge
Germany

Consumer sentiment steadies after five-month plunge

Germans stick with homegrown classic brands during tough times
Germany

Germans stick with homegrown classic brands during tough times

Lidl pushes for retail minimum wage
Germany

Lidl pushes for retail minimum wage

Retail sales post biggest drop since euro launch
Germany

Retail sales post biggest drop since euro launch

Competition watchdog raids major retailers
Germany

Competition watchdog raids major retailers

Metro sales dip on strong euro
Germany

Metro sales dip on strong euro

Retail sales resist dire downturn in 2009
Germany

Retail sales resist dire downturn in 2009

Mail-order giant Quelle to be liquidated
Germany

Mail-order giant Quelle to be liquidated

Products from former East Germany dazzle in quality test
Germany

Products from former East Germany dazzle in quality test

Study finds regional food products not necessarily ‘greener’
Germany

Study finds regional food products not necessarily ‘greener’

Deutsche Bahn offers €20-ticket for Wall fall anniversary
Germany

Deutsche Bahn offers €20-ticket for Wall fall anniversary

Small general stores making comeback in rural Germany
Germany

Small general stores making comeback in rural Germany

Hugo Boss back in the black
Germany

Hugo Boss back in the black

Quelle last-ditch clearance sale founders as website crashes
Germany

Quelle last-ditch clearance sale founders as website crashes

Insolvent Quelle offers Germany’s ‘biggest ever’ clearance sale
Germany

Insolvent Quelle offers Germany’s ‘biggest ever’ clearance sale

Design festival promotes Leipzig’s creative industries
Germany

Design festival promotes Leipzig’s creative industries

Customers sue Otto for failing to deliver €50 Macbooks
Germany

Customers sue Otto for failing to deliver €50 Macbooks

Appliance kickbacks under investigation
Germany

Appliance kickbacks under investigation

Adidas profit plummets in second quarter
Germany

Adidas profit plummets in second quarter

Metro mulls cutting 17,000 jobs
Germany

Metro mulls cutting 17,000 jobs

Jewish group sues Amazon for Nazi books
Germany

Jewish group sues Amazon for Nazi books

German Woolworth chain on verge of bankruptcy
Germany

German Woolworth chain on verge of bankruptcy

Quelle gets €50 million in emergency loans
Germany

Quelle gets €50 million in emergency loans

Quelle ran out of cash three weeks ago
Germany

Quelle ran out of cash three weeks ago

Louis Vuitton sues Red Cross charity shop for selling fake purse
Germany

Louis Vuitton sues Red Cross charity shop for selling fake purse

Survey shows consumer confidence edging higher
Germany

Survey shows consumer confidence edging higher

Bavaria offers to prop up Arcandor unit Quelle
Germany

Bavaria offers to prop up Arcandor unit Quelle

German stores lose billions each year to shoplifting
Germany

German stores lose billions each year to shoplifting

Ex-Arcandor chief Middelhoff probed
Germany

Ex-Arcandor chief Middelhoff probed

Metro aims to take over bankrupt Arcandor
Germany

Metro aims to take over bankrupt Arcandor

Arcandor goes bust
Germany

Arcandor goes bust

Germany torpedoes Arcandor’s aid request
Germany

Germany torpedoes Arcandor’s aid request

Berlin rejects loan guarantees for Arcandor
Germany

Berlin rejects loan guarantees for Arcandor

Retailer Arcandor in talks with rival Metro about possible tie-up
Germany

Retailer Arcandor in talks with rival Metro about possible tie-up

Merkel rules out state aid for retailer Arcandor
Germany

Merkel rules out state aid for retailer Arcandor

Arcandor future looks grim
Germany

Arcandor future looks grim

Retail sales up in April
Germany

Retail sales up in April

Retailer Hertie to close all stores
Germany

Retailer Hertie to close all stores

Recession sparks German angst
Germany

Recession sparks German angst

Young Germans driving spike in English-language book sales
Germany

Young Germans driving spike in English-language book sales

Clothing makers mulling bigger sizes to fit tubbier Teutons
Germany

Clothing makers mulling bigger sizes to fit tubbier Teutons

Union calls on state help for ailing Arcandor
Germany

Union calls on state help for ailing Arcandor

High rents threaten thousands of retailers
Germany

High rents threaten thousands of retailers

Woolworth chain on the verge of failure
Germany

Woolworth chain on the verge of failure

Jil Sander to design for Japan’s Uniqlo
Germany

Jil Sander to design for Japan’s Uniqlo

Junk-car bonus inspires other sectors to offer trade-ins
Germany

Junk-car bonus inspires other sectors to offer trade-ins

Thierse calls €1.30 Kaiser’s cashier verdict ‘barbaric’
Germany

Thierse calls €1.30 Kaiser’s cashier verdict ‘barbaric’

German retail sales continue to slide
Germany

German retail sales continue to slide

Tempo tissues turn 80
Germany

Tempo tissues turn 80

Berlin versus Düsseldorf: Germany’s fashion face-off
Germany

Berlin versus Düsseldorf: Germany’s fashion face-off

Berlin’s KaDeWe hit by huge jewellery heist
Germany

Berlin’s KaDeWe hit by huge jewellery heist

Retail giant Metro reportedly axing 15,000 jobs
Germany

Retail giant Metro reportedly axing 15,000 jobs

Aldi making big push into American market
Germany

Aldi making big push into American market

Retail sales sank in 2008
Germany

Retail sales sank in 2008

New German stimulus package smaller than expected
Germany

New German stimulus package smaller than expected

Retailers have a happy Christmas after all
Germany

Retailers have a happy Christmas after all

Recession catches up with consumers
Germany

Recession catches up with consumers

Lidl sells camcorders that connect amateurs to tabloid newsroom
Germany

Lidl sells camcorders that connect amateurs to tabloid newsroom

Puma leaps over weak economy
Germany

Puma leaps over weak economy

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Germany

Retailer Metro warns of slower sales

Court orders neo-Nazi retailer to close
Germany

Court orders neo-Nazi retailer to close

Protests force Hamburg Neo Nazi clothes shop to close
Germany

Protests force Hamburg Neo Nazi clothes shop to close

Retail giant to cut ‘hundreds of jobs’ in Germany
Germany

Retail giant to cut ‘hundreds of jobs’ in Germany

German retail sales jump
Germany

German retail sales jump

Karstadt department store chain to cut 450 posts
Germany

Karstadt department store chain to cut 450 posts

Discount supermarket Lidl to open first Swiss stores
Germany

Discount supermarket Lidl to open first Swiss stores

Adidas Q2 strong despite limping Reebok
Germany

Adidas Q2 strong despite limping Reebok

Retailer Hertie files for insolvency
Germany

Retailer Hertie files for insolvency

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Germany

Restructuring pushes retailer Metro into Q2 loss

German retail sales surprisingly low
Germany

German retail sales surprisingly low

Tchibo to try bigger stores
Germany

Tchibo to try bigger stores

Discount grocer Aldi to sell €399 ‘netbook’ mini laptop
Germany

Discount grocer Aldi to sell €399 ‘netbook’ mini laptop

German grannies help produce modern crochet bikinis
Germany

German grannies help produce modern crochet bikinis

Adidas to sue Wal-Mart for copycat shoes
Germany

Adidas to sue Wal-Mart for copycat shoes

Rising grocery prices force Germans to shop at discounters
Germany

Rising grocery prices force Germans to shop at discounters

Adidas Q1 profit jumps despite lagging Reebok
Germany

Adidas Q1 profit jumps despite lagging Reebok

German retail sales post surprise fall in March
Germany

German retail sales post surprise fall in March

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Germany

Debit card warning for shoppers at spy-happy Lidl

Lidl apologizes for spying on workers
Germany

Lidl apologizes for spying on workers

German discount grocery chain spies on employees
Germany

German discount grocery chain spies on employees

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Germany

Adidas unit Reebok to team up with Brazil’s Vulcabras

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Germany

German retail giant Metro to drop Kaufhof chain

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Germany

Small recovery for German retail

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Sweden

Pants bosses fall off trouser mountain

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Sweden

Hysteria & Mayhem greets Lagerfeld line

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Sweden

Swedish students turn to e-shopping

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Sweden

Twenty new stores for Haninge Centrum

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Sweden

Swedes dissatisfied with retailers – but love ICA

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Sweden

Flat H and M sales bring share fall prediction

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Sweden

KappAhl lands Dustin Hoffman for ad role

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Sweden

H and M profits up 13 percent

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Sweden

German invasion sparks electronics war

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Sweden

Swedish shopaholics get support

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Sweden

Frenzied customers rush to grab designer rags

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Sweden

Swedes want audio books for Christmas

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Sweden

Consumers see the good times ending

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Sweden

Swedes give cut-price stores low marks

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Sweden

Hennes to open in Japan

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Sweden

French officials snub Swedish store

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Sweden

Green Christmas boosts Swedish stores

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Sweden

Hennes profits pass 2 billion dollar mark

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Sweden

Swedish fashion chain chooses Italian designer

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Sweden

Proventus takes over J. Lindeberg

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Sweden

Rain sends Swedes to the shops

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Sweden

Hennes reports increased profits

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Sweden

RNB to spin off Polarn O. Pyret

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Sweden

Swedes plan to spend more at Christmas

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Sweden

Sales ‘not such a bargain’

Swedes buy green – but still love Christmas consumption
Sweden

Swedes buy green – but still love Christmas consumption

Swedish retailers ‘still optimistic’
Sweden

Swedish retailers ‘still optimistic’

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Sweden

Shops boosted by increase in Christmas trading

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Sweden

Strong profits for clothing retailer H&M

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Sweden

Debt payments eat up tax rebates

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Sweden

H&M surprises market with strong quarterly profit

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Sweden

Retail sales robust despite rising food and petrol prices

Ikea sales reach all-time high
Sweden

Ikea sales reach all-time high

Wal-Mart eyes Sweden
Sweden

Wal-Mart eyes Sweden

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Sweden

H&M growth falls below expectations

Ikea’s Swedish operation reports strong 2008 profits
Sweden

Ikea’s Swedish operation reports strong 2008 profits

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Sweden

Late spurt saves Christmas retail

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Sweden

Profits on the rise at Sweden’s H&M

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Sweden

H&M heir to assume CEO position in July

Clothier Odd Molly gives Stockholm a colourful new store
Sweden

Clothier Odd Molly gives Stockholm a colourful new store

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Sweden

H&M sees profits buckle

Profit hike for H&M as clothes fly off shelves
Sweden

Profit hike for H&M as clothes fly off shelves

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Sweden

Stockholm Fashion Week aims to buck the recession

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Sweden

Coop to cut 500 jobs

Billy bookshelf does battle with Big Mac Index
Sweden

Billy bookshelf does battle with Big Mac Index

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Sweden

H&M set to expand as profits climb

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Sweden

H&M picks France’s Sonia Rykiel to design special collection

H&M hands out free panties to promote new lingerie line
Sweden

H&M hands out free panties to promote new lingerie line

Jeans ‘made in North Korea’ set to hit store shelves in Sweden
Sweden

Jeans ‘made in North Korea’ set to hit store shelves in Sweden

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Sweden

Ikea sees profits fall in Sweden

Post-Christmas sales give much needed boost
Sweden

Post-Christmas sales give much needed boost

H&M to open more stores on strong 2009 profits
Sweden

H&M to open more stores on strong 2009 profits

Foreign tourists boost Swedish retail sales
Sweden

Foreign tourists boost Swedish retail sales

Clas Ohlson to open up to 200 stores in UK
Sweden

Clas Ohlson to open up to 200 stores in UK

Swedish stripy clothing firm opens US store
Sweden

Swedish stripy clothing firm opens US store

H&M earnings boost fails to impress
Sweden

H&M earnings boost fails to impress

H&M gives frugal fashionistas a new taste of haute couture
Sweden

H&M gives frugal fashionistas a new taste of haute couture

Sweden’s Ikea to double Chinese stores by 2015
Sweden

Sweden’s Ikea to double Chinese stores by 2015

Swedish Christmas sales hit by snow chaos
Sweden

Swedish Christmas sales hit by snow chaos

New H&M line designed by top Swedish blogger
Sweden

New H&M line designed by top Swedish blogger

A guide to second-hand shopping in Sweden
Sweden

A guide to second-hand shopping in Sweden

Ikea to expand China mall development plans
Sweden

Ikea to expand China mall development plans

H&M profits down amid ‘challenging’ conditions
Sweden

H&M profits down amid ‘challenging’ conditions

H&M set to sell Beckham-branded undies
Sweden

H&M set to sell Beckham-branded undies

Staff bra sizes on display at Swedish lingerie shop
Sweden

Staff bra sizes on display at Swedish lingerie shop

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Sweden

Mild autumn weather leaves Swedish retailers sweating

Ikea puts India expansion plans on ice
Sweden

Ikea puts India expansion plans on ice

Swedish retailer H&M’s new ‘secret’ luxury brand
Sweden

Swedish retailer H&M’s new ‘secret’ luxury brand

Swedes set for ‘record’ holiday shopping spree
Sweden

Swedes set for ‘record’ holiday shopping spree

H&M to pay customers to recycle clothes
Sweden

H&M to pay customers to recycle clothes

H&M provides half of Swedish fashion turnover
Sweden

H&M provides half of Swedish fashion turnover

Stockholm students debut design collections
Sweden

Stockholm students debut design collections

Helen Hunt propels H&M into Oscars limelight
Sweden

Helen Hunt propels H&M into Oscars limelight

The lowdown on H&M’s designer deals
Sweden

The lowdown on H&M’s designer deals

Swedish underwear firm adds British design spice
Sweden

Swedish underwear firm adds British design spice

Italy loses thirty-five businesses a day
Italy

Italy loses thirty-five businesses a day

Spain’s shops pin hopes on healthy summer sales
Spain

Spain’s shops pin hopes on healthy summer sales

Stricken French retailers start summer sales early
France

Stricken French retailers start summer sales early

Italy small shop closures ‘a massacre’
Italy

Italy small shop closures ‘a massacre’

Spanish savers force factories into go-slow
Spain

Spanish savers force factories into go-slow

Crisis-hit Italians are spending even less
Italy

Crisis-hit Italians are spending even less

Champs Elysées transformed as rents push out old-timers
France

Champs Elysées transformed as rents push out old-timers

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France

Frenchwoman spends New Year trapped in store

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France

Bomb attack at Lille Ikea store

Boden sorry for calling Frenchwomen ‘stroppy’
France

Boden sorry for calling Frenchwomen ‘stroppy’

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France

French shop staff kidnap boss for seven hours

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France

Carrefour ditches Greece ‘due to economy’

The French town where local businesses are creating an alternative to Amazon
France

The French town where local businesses are creating an alternative to Amazon

Plea to buy ‘made in France’ face masks as country faces a surplus
France

Plea to buy ‘made in France’ face masks as country faces a surplus

Organic food stores expand rapidly
Germany

Organic food stores expand rapidly

Drug-tainted horsemeat in the food chain: France
France

Drug-tainted horsemeat in the food chain: France

Norway calls meeting over horsemeat scandal
Norway

Norway calls meeting over horsemeat scandal

Supermarkets find horse meat in lasagne
Germany

Supermarkets find horse meat in lasagne

Kaiser’s pulls frozen lasagnes for testing
Germany

Kaiser’s pulls frozen lasagnes for testing

Aldi gets just desserts in pudding war
Germany

Aldi gets just desserts in pudding war

Happy holidays for mobile phone users
Germany

Happy holidays for mobile phone users

Dairy farmers sour after Aldi slashes milk prices
Germany

Dairy farmers sour after Aldi slashes milk prices

E. coli crisis hit discounters hardest
Germany

E. coli crisis hit discounters hardest

Coop pulls cucumbers over E. coli fears
Switzerland

Coop pulls cucumbers over E. coli fears

Supermarkets launch ‘drive-in’ grocery shopping
Germany

Supermarkets launch ‘drive-in’ grocery shopping

Consumer watchdog slams Amazon’s new grocery service
Germany

Consumer watchdog slams Amazon’s new grocery service

Amazon begins selling groceries in Germany
Germany

Amazon begins selling groceries in Germany

Makers of cold cuts exposed for using ‘meat glue’
Germany

Makers of cold cuts exposed for using ‘meat glue’

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Sweden

Retail union calls off strike action

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Sweden

Unions postpone Easter retail strike

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Sweden

Retail union announces Easter strike

Contaminated Austrian cheese kills two Germans
Germany

Contaminated Austrian cheese kills two Germans

Taste for cheap eats worries German food producers
Germany

Taste for cheap eats worries German food producers

Discounter Lidl recalls tainted cheese
Germany

Discounter Lidl recalls tainted cheese

Aldi price hike gives hope to dairy farmers
Germany

Aldi price hike gives hope to dairy farmers

Dairy farmers flood fields with milk to protest of low prices
Germany

Dairy farmers flood fields with milk to protest of low prices

‘Sugar bombs and fat traps’ lurking in foods
Germany

‘Sugar bombs and fat traps’ lurking in foods

Consumer agency warns of product packaging trickery
Germany

Consumer agency warns of product packaging trickery

Bare-bones Aldi expands as US shoppers struggle
Germany

Bare-bones Aldi expands as US shoppers struggle

German food producers sneaking fake ingredients into products
Germany

German food producers sneaking fake ingredients into products

Cheese and sausage price war coming soon
Germany

Cheese and sausage price war coming soon

Dairy farmers go on hunger strike outside chancellery
Germany

Dairy farmers go on hunger strike outside chancellery

Dairy farmers threaten strike over retail pricing
Germany

Dairy farmers threaten strike over retail pricing

Lidl apologises for poisoning trashed food
Germany

Lidl apologises for poisoning trashed food

Every fourth German butter brand ‘impure’
Germany

Every fourth German butter brand ‘impure’

Swedish traders warm to euro
Sweden

Swedish traders warm to euro

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Sweden

Nutritious panties to cheer up glum Swedes