The war effort forces the enemy brothers in the food chain to be reconciled

DECRYPTION – It would have taken a sudden crisis and an unprecedented scale for the state of mind of the main players in the sector to change radically. A lady in a Saint-Etienne supermarket on March 23. PHILIPPE DESMAZES / AFP Farmers, industrialists, distributors … For a decade, the clans of the food chain have […]

Amazon creates 350 new logistics jobs in Germany

Amazon logistics center in Dortmund Since this week, important everyday goods in Germany have been prioritized not only in the incoming goods department at the Amazon logistics centers, but also when shipping to customers. (Photo: dpa) Hall Amazon needs several hundred additional employees in Germany in the corona virus crisis. In order to meet the […]

United Internet is aiming for stable business

United Internet A company sign on a United Internet building on the premises of subsidiary and internet company 1 & 1. (Photo: dpa) (Update: Additional company figures added) United Internet is targeting stable business for Montabaur The telecommunications provider United Internet has undertaken a stable business development for the current year and wants to pay […]

Scout24 wants to buy back shares for billions

Scout24 headquarters in Munich The online marketplace provider plans to buy back shares worth billions. (Photo: Reuters) Munich The online marketplace operator Scout24 wants to keep its shareholders on track with massive share buybacks. Overall, the group plans to buy back papers worth 1.69 billion euros, said Scout24 on Wednesday evening in Munich. In a […]

Online trading is not a sure-fire success even in the corona crisis

Dusseldorf Media Markt and Saturn tried everything. Because they have to close their branches in more and more countries, both companies have focused all sales activities on the online channels. They advertise equipment for the home office in their web shops. But the additional business on the net is not enough. The parent company Ceconomy […]

Zwopr: The real social network

Bernhard Koller, Tassilo Ippenberger and Christian Ebert (from left) The founders of Zwopr want to simplify neighborhood aid. (Photo: Zwopr) Munich Shopping, taking the dog for a walk or going to the office for a short time: If you can’t go outside in these turbulent times, you need help from the neighborhood quickly. That’s exactly […]

Brussels will create a ‘central warehouse’ for the distribution of medical equipment

The European Commission announced on Thursday that it will create a strategic stock of medical equipment such as ventilators for intensive care, protection for personnel such as reusable masks, medicines for therapeutic treatment and other laboratory supplies to help EU countries combat the effects of the coronavirus. The initial budget for this arsenal amounts to […]

Chargers donate $ 250,000 to the Los Angeles Regional Food Bank – NBC Los Angeles

Los Angeles Regional Food Bank announced a $ 250,000 gift from Los Angeles chargers on Monday evening to ensure that hunger care services continue uninterruptedly for Los Angeles County children, the elderly, individuals and families during the coronavirus crisis. The Food Bank is experiencing unexpected distribution and operating costs due to the growing demand in […]

Refurbed sells used electrical appliances and plants trees for them

Kilian Kaminski “Our mission is to permanently change our consumer society” Dusseldorf Kilian Kaminski learned his business from the world’s largest online retailer. The 29-year-old directed Amazon in Germany the Certified Refurbished Program, the sale of used and refurbished electronic items. But after a year and a half it was clear to him: “This area […]