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News I This week  
Easter greetings
 

We wish all users and readers of DIYInternational happy Easter holidays 

 
 
High level of retailer participation in Madrid
 

Presence of DIY retailers from all over the world at the European congress 

 
 
 
Opening in Dubai
 

Launch of Clas Ohlson in Mirdif City Centre on 30 April 2014 

 
 
Insulating material from the internet
 

One-quarter of European home owners would make purchases online 

 
 
Expectation of growth in DIY segment
 

Ulmart, a Russian e-commerce company, reports growth of 46 per cent in the first quarter 

 
 
Positive quarter for Kesko
 

The building and home improvement trade division of the Finnish group records growth of four per cent 

 
 
Stronger together
 

In future Baumax and Hellweg are going to work together in product sourcing 

 
 
Leroy Merllin and B&Q most valuable
 

Only two DIY retailers make it into the Top 50 retail brands in Europe 

 
 
In Greece – here an interior view of the store in Heraklion – Praktiker offers a broader range of products.
Canadian takeover of Praktiker Greece
 

Fairfax intends to carry on the brand and all 14 stores 

 
 
Streamlining of the Russian market
 

DIY retailing achieves “only” 7.3 per cent growth in 2013 

 
 
The latest new products
 

An overview of new and improved products from the industry  

 
 
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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 

 
 
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