Dublin - Independent Retail Europe’s annual conference was co-hosted this year with Irish member association RGDATA (Retail Grocery Dairy & Allied Trades Association). This year’s conference focussed on access to EU funding for the sector.
Independent Retail Europe’s annual conference was a great success this year. Co-hosted with Spanish member association ANCECO, groups of independent retailers and associations representing independent retailers from across Europe met in Barcelona to network, share experiences and discuss the future direction of the sector.Read more
In order to encourage micro and small enterprises to join the Supply Chain Initiative (SCI), the Governance Group has decided to further simplify the procedure for their registration.Read more
The Supply Chain Initiative (SCI) today announced that the number of companies signed up to its voluntary register has surpassed 1,000 registrations of national operating companies.Read more
Brussels - Together with MEP Dennis de Jong, Independent Retail Europe hosted a very successful lunch event on 26 May. Independent Retail Europe members, EU and national policy makers and selected stakeholders came together for an open exchange on ways of boosting independent retail competitiveness.Read more
From 22 - 26 March 2015, the Retail Roadshow 2015 "Local Heroes in New York" is organised in cooperation with DER MITTELSTANDSVERBUND - ZGV. Participants will learn about the newest store concepts, trends and technologies in the retail sector. It is a German speaking event. More information can be found here.Read more
Brussels/Cologne – By joining the European association Independent Retail Europe on 1 September, the REWE Group gets to the final round in reaching one of its key objectives: strengthening its independent retailers.Read more