E. Miroglio - the Italian leader in the Bulgarian textile sector
A moderate recovery, but without strong optimism among the major players in the sector
Top 5 furniture retailers’ turnover tops 0.5bn levs, online sales increase
Bulgarian producers’ output reached $600m in 2021
Kaufland remains largest Bulgarian retailer for 12th consecutive year
The sector grew by 13% on average in 2021, with total sales reaching 10.7 billion levs
The week: A few remarks before the new Parliament begins, how not to build highways, and an economist to follow
Penny (or kopeika) for your thoughts
Textiles, clothing, footwear: Virus in the model
The garment industry has been hit hard by the Covid closures that affected over 100,000 workers in the sector in Bulgaria.
Retail: a very good year 2020
The revenues of the 30 largest retailers are growing with the help of e-commerce.
The week: The cynicism of demographic mourners, final week of parliamentary dramas and GDP records
Politicians play deaf and blind on stagnant vaccinations, but mourn demographic collapse, pensions, GDP go up - and so could concession fees
Bulgarian e-commerce market approaching 1 billion euro
The sector is growing at a healthy pace, yet 2020 saw logistical bottlenecks
Retail Chains: Tasty Growth of 10%
All top 20 companies achieved a revenue growth' it is above average for nine of them
TOP 30 in retail: Moderate gains for consumer goods retail chains
Revenue growth slowed at retail chains in 2018 but remained adequate at over 8%
Retail chains: Wave of new growth
On average, retail sales grew 10% for a second year in a row in 2017, while profits rose by 24%
IKEA responsible for one-fifth of furniture sales within Bulgaria
Growth of construction and real estate sectors backs rise in furniture sales
A nine-billion levs business
The biggest retail chain in Bulgaria contributed 18% of the total turnover of the top 100 traders.
The words you need to know this month
SujukGate. Borissov the Polyglot. Valeri the Silencer in Slanchaka.
Textile and Apparel: Shortage of Hands amidst Plentiful Orders
The revenues of the largest companies in the sector grew by 7%. Exports from the sector rose at the same rate to 3.86 billion levs with 30% generated by the top 20 firms.