31.10.2014 : R & I in Europe

To promote R & I Networking in Europe for the 6th time the Ministry of Innovation, Science and Research of the German State of North Rhine Westfalia invited for two days international networking under the Horizon 2020 umbrella by its agency www.zenit.de/horizon. The event was visted by 360 experts from 22 countries and was structured in parallel brokerage sessions focussing on six main topics.

Prof.Dr.B.Hallier was invited to speak about the network of the European Retail Academy and about its latest EU-Project FoRWaRd. The e-learning modules of that project will be published in the end of the year in a print edition "Food Waste Management" (more information coming soon).

17.10.2014 : Moscow 2014

Moscow/Russia is for the European Retail Academy since 2005 a permanent meeting place. This time Prof.Dr.Hallier spoke on invitation of the ITM Trade Marketing Group at the Radisson Blu BelaRuskaya about " Innovation, IT, Loyality" . The Conference was attended by entrepreneurs from the supplier side and market-experts.

The Moscow meeting was also used by the former ERA-trainess Anastasia Dibrova(former Plekhanow-student) and Alina Pukhovskaya - at the photo next to Vincent Jacques,CEO Planorama(left) and Jaroslav Plink,CEO ITM and Prof.Hallier. Alina ,working at her PhD : see: www.european-retail-academy.org/GGU ,used the Moscow meeting to exchange experiences and visions.

10.10.2014 : Skill Alliance

Within an EU Lifelong Learning Programme partners from Bulgaria, France, Germany, Italy, Norway and Spain work on methods of skill needs for retail. One part is also the development for validation, transfer and recognition of learning outcomes. A retail questionnaire as surveymonkey can be asked for in several languages via info@wisamar.de .

At its international workshop at the Wisamar Institut (www.wisamar.de) in Leipzig Prof.Dr.B.Hallier introduced the outcomes of the e-learning modules of the FORWARD-project ( see news at www.european-retail-academy.org/ERM ) as a potential test-case for evaluation by ECVET .

30.09.2014 : Workshop Duesseldorf

The international FORWARD-Consortium with members of the Czech Republic,Germany,Greece,Hungary,Italy, Lithuania, Netherlands and Poland ( see also Communication at www.european-retail-academy.org/ERM) had its final workshop in Duesseldorf/Germany with guest speakers from the NRW ministry of innovation, the NRW Consumers Association and the platform foodsharing. Among further guests had been BelaRus, the magazine LPInternational and the Wisamar-institute from the city of Leipzig.

Guided by the ERA-expert for CityMarketing, E.Gebauer, food-stores had been visited like the Carsch-Haus and the SuperBiomarket at Schadow-Arcades (see photo). Being started first 40 years ago in Muenster/NRW in 2014 SuperBioMarkt is a chain of more than 20 outlets - the newest one in Schadow Arcades .

20.09.2014 : Facts and Figures

Applied Sciences in retail is comparing long-run data taken from business (bottom-up research) . In Germany already in 1968 an annual publication started to report about the effects of self-service in retail ( "SB-Entwicklungen") - being renamed 1971 into "SB -Zahlen". In 1990 it was enlarged to all distribution-lines "Handel aktuell" . Nowadays the title is "EHI handelsdaten aktuell 2014" : being available as a print-copy or via internet by the EHI Retail Institute.

320 pages offer macro- and micro-data about trade-structures and developments in Germany, Austria and Switzerland - furtheron "profiles" of key-players are encluding the different store-formats.

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