Friday, 25 July 2014  
The DIY industry in Germany
 
 
 
 
Congress exhibition   
 
25 years   
 
DIYglobal Plus  
The online service with information plus
 User 
 Password 
 
New at DIYglobal Plus
A look at America’s DIY market 2013 
Web sales thriving in Europe 

 

Subscribtion
 
DIY International  
Main contents of DIY International 3/2014
Further concentration in Europe
Euro-Mat was founded 25 years ago. The association discusses a new strategy for the future
Attracting its biggest audience ever, the 3rd European Home Improvement Forum focused on the mobile commerce
 
Trade-Eye
 


DIY, do-it-yourself, do it yourself, DIY retailer, DIY multiples, DIY superstores, homecentre, homecenter, DIY store, DIY trading, gardening, gardencenter, gardencentre, warehouse, home improvement, bricolage, gsb, grandes surfaces de bricolage, Practical World, Gafa, Ferroforma, DIY & Garden Show, glee, EDRA, FEDIYMA, BHB, UNIBAL, FMB, Brico, Gamma, OBI, Praktiker, Bauhaus, Hornbach, Hagebau, Toom, Klee, Marktkauf, Globus, Max Bahr, Bahr, ZEUS, BayWa, Castorama, Brico Dépôt, Leroy Merlin, Bricoman, Bricomarché, Mr. Bricolage, Weldom, Bricorama, Tabur, BHV, B&Q, Homebase, Focus, Wickes, Focus Wickes, Wyevale, Bricocenter, Praxis, Vendex, Karwei, Baumax, Öbau, AFS, RWA, Quester, Råd & Dåd, Silvan Kæden, Dendek, Byggekram, Kesko, K-rauta, Rautia, Byggemaker, Nomi, Coop, Jumbo, Migros, AKÍ, ATB, ARENA, Toomaxx, Eurodiy, Home Depot, Menard's, Focus, ACE, Do It Best, Dähne, online service, DIY International,  DIYglobal.com, diybuyersguide.com, diy-buyersguide.com, diy-europe.com, diyeurope.net, diy-europe.net, DIY International, diyglobal.biz, diy-global.biz, diyglobal.com, diy-global.com, diyglobal.info, diy-global.info, diyglobal.net, diy-global.net, diyineurope.com, diy-in-europe.com, diyineurope.net, diy-in-europe.net, diy-international.com, diy-international.net, practicalworld.biz, practicalworld.com, practicalworld.info, practicalworld.net, practical-world.net, diyglobal.de, diy-global.de, diyglobal.info, diy-global.info, diyglobal.net, diy-global.net, diyineurope.com, diy-in-europe.com, diyineurope.de, diy-in-europe.de, diyineurope.net, diy-in-europe.net, diy-international.com, diyinternational.de, diy-international.de
News 
This week
Past four weeks
Newsletter 
New products 
DIYglobal Plus 
Trade topics
Countries + markets
Company profiles
Archive
Subscription
DIY International 
Current issue
DIY International pockets  
DIY International archive
Editorial contact
Subscription
Media information
Dates 
Schedule  
Events  
Fairs  
Appointment 
DIY Buyers´ Guide
Publisher's products 
Magazines  
Trade directories  
Buyers' guides  
Statistics special  
Subscriptions 
Media information 
Online media  
Print media  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
   
News I This week  
Potential, especially in Russia
 

The head of the Obi parent company sees room for far more than the current 22 stores 

 
 
Kesko-half year figures
 

Growth in domestic currencies in Russia, Sweden and Norway 

 
 
 
No advertising on smartphones
 

The majority of European DIY store customers reject the idea 

 
 
In the future the group will appear with this logo
The new name is the old one
 

The British Garden Centre Group will appear again under the brand Wyevale 

 
 
Bricoalliance is growing again
 

New members are from Angola, Ireland and Italy 

 
 
New top man at Arena
 

International procurement cooperative now headed by Michael Baumgardt 

 
 
Byggmax grows compared with last year
 

Byggmax grows compared with January-June 2013 

 
 
Eurobaustoff experienced double-digit growth compared with the first half of 2013, which was adversely affected by the weather.
Eurobaustoff grows by ten per cent
 

The German cooperative grew more strongly in the retail sphere 

 
 
Up 1.5 per cent in the first six months
 

Kesko sales up 1.5 per cent in the first six months 

 
 
Three per cent for Woodie’s DIY
 

Uniform growth in the first two quarters 

 
 
The latest new products
 

An overview of new and improved products from the industry  

 
 
www.pearlpaint.nl
 
New at DIY International 
The latest from trade topics +  
It’s not just another channel
 

The retail expert Neil Munz-Jones on the strategies, mistakes and opportunities that home improvement retailers encounter on their way to becoming omni-channel businesses. Full version of the interview published in DIY International 4/2013 

 
 
The latest regional report +