Romanian FMCG Retail – The most important news from August 2022

Romanian FMCG Retail – For all our readers abroad, these are the most important news from Romanian FMCG Retail Market and FMCG industry, in August 2022, provided by, the most read B2B publication in online, in Romania, from retail & FMCG niche., the B2B publication dedicated to food retail, eCommerce sector and FMCG industry, is organizing on 26 – 27 of October 2022 the event EXPO RETAIL 2022 – Digital, Green & Tech, the B2B exibition dedicated to technology, equipment, solutions and services for retail & eCommerce & FMCG industry.

The first partners and exhibitors of EXPO RETAIL 2022 event: Cargus is a SMART partner and exhibitor, Plin Tech is a TECH partner and exhibitor, Vectra Eurolift Service and Recicleta (a Viitor Plus program) are GREEN partners and exhibitors, and BIODEGRA, FEPRA and Artificial Intelligence Visual Analytics (AiVA) are exibitors.

retailRetail – PENNY

PENNY, one of the most active retailers in Romania, continued its extension plan through opening the second store in Sebeș, Alba district, reaching 313 stores in Romania.

Retail – Carrefour

Carrefour Romania registered the second biggest increase of the group at European level, of 4.1% in H1 and 6.4% in H2.

Carrefour Romania signed a partnership with Carturesti to implement a project that aims the placement of book isle in the retailers stores in Romania, continuing the approach of the French retailer to support Romanian businesses.

Carrefour Romania launched, through a partnership with InspirAction Association, the project „Taste for Health. The hour of healthy behaviors and delicious meals, with the aim to educate secondary school students and their parents with adopting a balanced lifestyle.

Retail – Kaufland

Kaufland Romania opened on 11th of August two stores in Baia Mare and Hateg and generated almost 150 jobs, in these two cities. Through these openings, the company reaches a national network of 155 hypermarkets in Romania.

Retail – cora

cora retailer and Bringo, the specialized platform in e-grocery, started a new partnership to do online shopping more accessible for consumers.

Retail – Lidl

Lidl openes a store in Stefanestii de jos, Ilfov district, on 1st f September 2022, reaching  a networking of 337 stores in Romania.

Retail – other retailers

Supernova Austrian group, one of the most important private companies of real estate focused on top retail properties in Central and Eastern Europe, invested almost 40 millions euro to modernize the commercial centers acquires from cora Romania at the final of last year in Bucharest, Constanta, Bacau and Drobeta Turnu Severin.


HEINEKEN Makers is the concept that defines the first external campaign of employer branding launched by HEINEKEN Romania.

Aquila, leader on the FMCG market of integrated services of distribution and logistics, registered a net profit of 32 millions lei at june, 30th (H1) increased with 74% than the result registered in the first semester of last year.

Food Services

Popeyes Romania opened the third restaurant in Bucharest, in AFI Cotroceni, on 20th of August.

Premier Restaurant Romania, the operator of restaurant network McDonald’s in Romania, expanded the network and opened the restauran with number 93 in Arad.

5 to go launched this month a range of capsules dedicated to retail industry.


As part of its goal to develop a strong eCommerce ecosystem in the region, eMAG, the largest online retailer in Romania and in the region, strengthens its management team in Hungary and appoints Daniel Spiridon to the position of CEO of eMAG Hungary, effective since September 1, after eMAG completed the merger with Extreme Digital.

Until the final of June 2022, Glovo, one of the most important players in the world on delivery of many products, reached in platform 13.000 active clients.

After an year from launching Glovo Express, Glovo, one of the most important players in the world on delivery of many categories, opened 12 Micro Fulfillment Centers (MFC), that operate under Glovo Express brand, in five cities in the country: Bucharest, Brasov, Iasi, Cluj-Napoca and Timisoara.

BaseLinker, leader on the market in Poland specialized in the centralization and automation of e-commerce processes, and Postis, leader in Romania in management and optimization of delivery services, announced a strategic partnership through which integrates the platforms for a simple and quick access  of Romanian sellers on international markets.


Over 2.5 billions euro will have the companies at their disposal in the next months for investment in development, refurbishment, digitization and investment to increase energy efficiency, showed an analysis made by REI, one of the biggest groups of companies specialized in attracting non-reimbursable financing from European funds and state aid for the companies in Romania.

The OIREP Packaging Association, in which the Clean Recycle company is an active member, ran between May and July 2022 the national information and education campaign regarding the separate collection of packaging waste for the population One’ Two Three! The campaign was organized in partnership with the Ministry of Environment, Water and Forests.


Total Technologies turned 30 years of activity, while it consolidated its position of leader on the market in Romania, in the industry of integrated solutions for logistics spaces, meant to make the activity of the final beneficiary more efficient.

ARILOG (Romanian Association of Logistics) organized between 16th and 25th of August 2022 ARILOG Summer School, a project dedicated to teenagers that want to deepen in theoretic and practical notions in the domain of logistics operations and supply chain.

CTP, the biggest developer and administrator listed of industrial and logistics spaces in Continental Europe, continued the development of its portfolio in Romania with a new industrial park in Arad.

The Romanian Business Consult (RBC) company, with 31 years of experience in the retail market, becomes a Tailent partner and delivers software robots for business optimization.

Bringo, the platform specialized in online shopping and home delivery, brought in app Benefito Mobile, a new product in telecom and retail industries in Romania – the only prepaid card through which the users receive credit when acquire products and services.

RetuRO Sistem Garanție Returnare S.A. became the administrator of the warranty-return system in Romania, through a Government Decision.


Competition Council announced on 1st of August 2022 that analysis the transaction through which Golden Food Snacks, the owner of Elmas, takes over Derpan company from Galati.

In July 2022, in grocery retail in Romania were opened 22 stores, in this account entering just the stores opened and officially released by the retailers.


The 17th annual edition of GPeC SUMMIT will take place with physical presence on 26th of September Bucharest National Theater.

GoTech World, the biggest IT & Digital event in Central and Eastern Europe, returns this year in physical format with the 11th edition, after two years of pandemic and two very successful online editions where participated over 30.000 professionals from different business domains, at Roomexpo, B1 pavilion, on 3rd and 4th of November.

ecomTEAM 2022, the teambuilding of Romanian e-commerce, is organized on 7th and 8th of September in Brasov.

Întregul conținut al site-ului este proprietatea S.C. Retail FMCG Media S.R.L. și este protejat de legea dreptului de autor, neputând fi preluat, copiat parțial sau integral sau folosit pentru crearea de articole derivate, fără acordul expres scris în prealabil al proprietarului. Folosirea în alt scop decât cel personal sau non-comercial este strict interzisă.

Fii primul care află cele mai proaspete ştiri din #retail-ul alimentar, industria #FMCG#eCommerce#FoodService și #servicii dedicate retailului, știri pe care le vei putea primi gratuit, direct pe adresa ta de e-mail,

Abonează-te gratuit la newsletter

Publicația reprezintă platforma ideală pentru a vă promova produsele sau serviciile. Mai multe detalii, AICI. a lansat platforma online B2B Meetings, locul de întâlnire al cererii cu oferta de echipamente, tehnologii și servicii pentru retail. B2B Meetings conectează companiile de retail cu potențialii furnizori de servicii pentru retail



Lasă un răspuns

Adresa ta de email nu va fi publicată. Câmpurile obligatorii sunt marcate cu *