Sarah Banfield


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German SMEs in the UK are also feeling the heat. One such firm is manufacturer of pre-fabricated bathrooms for the luxury UK market, Deba Badsysteme. The firm, one of the 3.3m small to medium-sized, often family-run, companies which... Read more

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Shopping Centre

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While anecdotal evidence of more than satisfactory Christmas trading is trickling in to us here at REFIRE from retail quarters, the month of November saw conditions for European shopping centres improve to build on recent trends, according to the... Read more


REFIRE has reported several times throughout this year on the cautious approach being taken to shopping centre investment by some of the more experienced hands in the sector, such as Deutsche Euroshop, who pulled out of planned acquisitions at least Read more