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Wednesday, 23.04.2014, 19:56
According to the analysis of market research company GfK Retail and Technology, Estonians bought 29,200 new mobile phones in March 2014, 9,100 of them being ordinary and 20,100 smartphones, LETA/Postimees Online reports.
Keyword tags: Estonia, Retail, Technology, Telecomunications
79% all Finnish tourists visiting Estonia buy alcohol from Estonia to take back home; they spend an average of 122 euros per buyer for that, a study by TNS Emor indicates, LETA/Postimees Online reports.
Over 10,000 operating location based stores have been registered in the Estonian economic activities registry, meaning that there is one store per around every 100 people, Äripäev Online's commerce news portal reports, cites LETA.
The consolidated sales revenue of the supermarket business segment – retail chain Selver of the Estonia-based group Tallinna Kaubamaja was 82.4 million euros in the first quarter of 2014, a growth of 3.6% as compared to the same period of the previous year, the company said in a statement, cites LETA.
The sales revenue of the department store segment of Tallinna Kaubamaja in the first three months of 2014 was 20.6 million euros, a year-over-year growth of 3.2%, the company said in a statement to the Stock Exchange, cites LETA.
Retail trade company Stockmann posted EUR 61 million in turnover in 2013, which is 4% less than in 2012, according to Firmas.lv data, cites LETA/Nozare.lv.
Nine Ogre Region Council members in Latvia have signed a petition that demands Chairman Edvins Bartkevics (For Ogre Region) step down, informs LETA.