New HDE scenario: German retail sales to grow 1.5% in 2021


The situation in the German retail industry continues to be dominated by recent store closures due to the last Covid lockdown. A survey of 650 retail companies across all locations, size categories and sectors conducted by the German Retail Association (Handelsverband Deutschland, HDE) shows that more than half of inner-city ...

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