Content about Eastern Europe

January 8, 2014

The Children’s Place Retail Stores has expanded its existing franchise agreement with Fawaz A. AlHokair & Co. SJSC covering retail stores in Saudi Arabia, to include opening a total of approximately 25 stores in Egypt and the Commonwealth of Independent States (C.I.S. Region) of Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia and Kazakhstan, beginning in mid-2014.

October 24, 2011

Amid an uneven and slow recovery at home and financial volatility in established European markets, U.S. chain retailers are increasingly looking to emerging global markets to expand operations, increase overall revenues and gain a competitive advantage. The reasons are obvious: Consumer spending is on the rise in many of these areas, boosted by, in some instances for the first time ever, a growing middle class. Equally important, emerging markets present significant opportunities for store growth.

October 21, 2011

Tiffany & Co. announced plans to open a store in Prague, marking the luxury retailer’s first location in Eastern Europe.

October 15, 2009

Marks & Spencer Group, the United Kingdom’s largest clothing retailer, said it will expand in...

September 20, 2005

New York City, ...

September 20, 2005

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