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Persil helps laundry business shine despite Henkel sales fall

14 Nov 2019

BERLIN New Persil detergent lines helped a pick up in growth at Henkel's laundry and home care business, although the German consumer goods company's beauty and adhesives division struggled as overall third quarter sales fell.

UPDATE 2-Persil helps laundry business shine despite Henkel sales fall

14 Nov 2019

BERLIN, Nov 14 New Persil detergent lines helped a pick up in growth at Henkel's laundry and home care business, although the German consumer goods company's beauty and adhesives division struggled as overall third quarter sales fell.

Lufthansa plans more cost cutting as cabin crew strike over pay

07 Nov 2019

BERLIN Lufthansa announced plans on Thursday for more cost cuts and delivered better-than-expected results, sending shares higher even as a cabin crew strike posed a further challenge to the German airline's efforts to revive profits.

Adidas sees soccer boost after stumble on Kanye West shoes

06 Nov 2019

BERLIN German sportswear company Adidas expects a boost to sales from new soccer merchandise ahead of the 2020 European championships after quarterly growth was held back by a weaker performance from Yeezy shoes designed by Kanye West. | Video

Beiersdorf adhesives sales hit by auto industry slowdown

29 Oct 2019

BERLIN German consumer goods firm Beiersdorf reported a fall in sales of adhesives to the auto industry in the third quarter but new products boosted its skin care business which held up better than expected.

H&M opens new-look small boutique in Berlin, plans more

25 Oct 2019

BERLIN, H&M opened a boutique-like store in a trendy neighbourhood in Berlin on Friday that offers yoga classes, a cafe with a garden and space for other brands as the Swedish budget chain seeks a new look to revive flagging sales.

H&M opens new-look small boutique in Berlin, plans more

25 Oct 2019

BERLIN, Oct 25 H&M opened a boutique-like store in a trendy neighbourhood in Berlin on Friday that offers yoga classes, a cafe with a garden and space for other brands as the Swedish budget chain seeks a new look to revive flagging sales.

Puma sees profit hit from U.S. tariffs on China

24 Oct 2019

BERLIN German sportswear group Puma cautioned on Thursday that it would take a hit from U.S. tariffs on China in the fourth quarter but still raised its sales forecast and narrowed its profit target after a strong third quarter in all regions.

How will Amazon deliver in its second biggest market?

23 Oct 2019

MANNHEIM, Germany Every half an hour, 50 vans sweep into Amazon's distribution center in Mannheim, Germany and sweep out again with up to 200 parcels and a precise delivery plan in each. | Video

Factbox: In Germany, competition heats up between two logistics giants

23 Oct 2019

BERLIN Amazon is not only a major customer of logistics companies like Deutsche Post DHL, FedEx and UPS. It is a growing rival.

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