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Superdrug: Retail Transparency

Posted in Drugstores, Retail Distribution

German Fight on Czech Soil

Germans are for drugstores what French are for supermarkets, the masters of the game. And in Europe the game for market shares is on high stakes, the Germans took the combat outside their ground to neighboring markets, specifically to Czech

Posted in Czech Republic, Drugstores, Germany, Retail

DM Private Label on Amazon.de

German discount drugstore DM (Drogerie Markt) started selling its private label products under the different DM-brands online on Amazon.de, the latter will take care of the sales and distribution. The cooperation is expected to be mutually beneficial. For DM it

Posted in Amazon, Drugstores, E-commerce, Germany, Private Label, Retail

Drogerie Koliber

In May 2000, a small group of enthusiastic, experienced and ambitious merchants, specialized in personal care and home care, decided to join forces and develop their own organizational concept which led to the creation of Drogerie Koliber in Poland (Koliber

Posted in Drugstores, Poland, Retail

hebe – Health & Beauty

The drugstore industry in Poland is getting more and more exciting with the arrival of a new player, hebe and the opening of their 1st store in Warsaw (Al. Jerozolimskie 11/19) on the 24th of May 2011. Hebe is the

Posted in Drugstores, Poland, Retail

Poland Drugstores Scene

The Polish drugstore sector is extensively developed with international players, as well strong and focused local ones. In 1993 Rossmann (Germany) entered the Polish market and today is the leader of the market with 500 stores all over the country

Posted in Drugstores, Poland

RU: Volga, Kremlin & Sunset

Posted in Drugstores

AT: Drugstores In Austria

The strong position of drugstores and the increase of supermarkets/hypermarkets’ activity in cosmetics and toiletries dominated the retail landscape in Austria for the last few years. Private label was pushed in these distribution channels as it offers added profits at

Posted in Drugstores

UK: Pharmacies, Chemists, Drugstores

Pharmacies, also known as Chemists or Drugstores, are part of the British culture, below is a small list of few of them that I visited during my stay in London. Alliance Boots plc (LSE: AB.) is a British based pharmaceuticals

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