The mean and green shopping extreme

With the advent of technologies such as automated meter reading and LED lighting, malls are at last becoming places where you can shop without sullying your conscience

Evolve or die

With rapidly changing consumer habits, retailers are hard-pressed to keep up. They are introducing new retail formats, integrating virtual with traditional – they will try anything to bring retail closer to the customer and stay on the competitive edge

Where opportunities abound

Poland’s retail map is still far from saturated. There are a number of niches that have yet to be filled in cities with less than 100,000 inhabitants, as well as in major agglomerations. They are up for the taking for those who understand the risks involved and the changes that retail is undergoing...

Choosing the right size

Most Polish agglomerations are saturated with retail space. For a few years now developers have been filling niches in ever smaller cities. Not only are they facing the question of where to locate, but also what to build

The power of festivals

Cities in Poland increasingly rely on marketing tools borrowed from business. Promoting their heritage, culture and identity requires ever more strategic and innovative aproaches

The quickly maturing Polish labor market

Ten years ago, the Polish entry into the European Union opened the country up to Europe. Today, Poland is one of the most rapidly growing labor markets in Europe. However, it is full of internal paradoxes; it is unstable, as if it were a teenager with roaring hormones By Sergiusz Prokurat

Agricultural subsidies in Poland. Blessing or curse?

by Mark Ordon agricultural subsidies in the top 21 food-producing countries reached an estimated $486 billion. To be absolutely clear, Poland is not the only country facing this particular dilemma. According to 2012 data from the Worldwatch Institute, agricultural subsidies in the top 21 food-produc...

Market for risk-lovers

Until recently, prime properties were readily snatched up as soon as they had risen from the ground. However, times when new office and retail schemes were sold on the block may be coming to an end.

Infinite Possibilities

Pick up your phone and let an application tell you where to park your car. Use it to get around the labyrinth of a public institution or a shopping mall. Or, for the time being, let Ifinity develop the technology you need to do all that.