Dutch department store Hema announced higher its first Q3 profit since 2012 for Q3 2017, which it attributed to new European store openings. Net profit came in at €4.6 mn, compared to last year's Q3 loss of €1.6 mn.
The Netherlands’ Hema is making its way to Austria. The retailer announced the opening of two new stores in Vienna, planned for Spring 2018. Additionally, the retailer expects to open 35 new stores worldwide in 2018.
On 18 November, modest fashion retailer Hazanah and modest label Nesci Fashion will unveil a 725 m2 pop-up at Megastores, The Hague. The event is the first-ever modest clothing pop-up in the Netherlands.
Fashion retailer C&A is opening a 1,000 m2 concept store in Leidsche Rijn. From Spring 2018 customers are able to experience the retailer’s new concept, which includes a number of services such as lounges and free wifi.