Business News June 2018

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Schuhe.de-dealer now on Amazon

Schuhe.de, the distribution platform of the ANWR Group is expanding its digital presence. All dealers that are connected to schuhe.de can in future also offer their goods via Amazon. The pilot phase has already started successfully. “Amazon’s customers can shop sport shoes, ladies’ and men’s shoes from our dealers in the near future”, Alexander Hock, Managing Director of the schuhe.de operator ANWR, rejoices.

Micam keeps its dates

Italian shoe fair Micam will also keep its previous dates in 2019. As the operators announced the fair will take place next year from 10th to 13th February respectively from 15th to 18th September. This autumn the Micam will take place from 16th to 19th September.

Zalando: strong start into the year

Online fashion dealer Zalando SE has again won market shares in the first quarter of 2018 and increased the turnover by 22 percent to 1.196 million Euros. The enterprise has thus achieved an EBIT adjusted for currency effects of 20.4 million Euros. A year before it was 20.3 million Euros. Zalando has confirmed the forecast for the entire year with an increase in turnover of 20 to 25 percent and an EBIT adjusted for currency effects between 220 and 270 million Euros.