Shein recognized as Chinese // Rospatent protected the brand from a Russian competitor

As it became known to Kommersant, the Chinese online retailer and manufacturer of fashionable clothes Shein is arguing for its brand with the Russian ND Commerce Group LLC. The latter in 2020 issued the shein trademark for clothing and footwear and sold these goods in the Russian Federation. Shein secured the deregistration of the mark, … Read more

Take and replace // Denis Manturov was added to the ministerial duties of vice-premier problems

The agenda of the meetings of the State Duma and the Federation Council on July 15 became known: the parliament did not go on vacation, as it should appoint Denis Manturov, head of the Ministry of Industry and Trade, as the eleventh deputy prime minister. Other resignations and appointments have not yet been announced, which … Read more

About Sollers, about Sollers mio // Vadim Shvetsov sold the auto concern to top managers

As it became known to Kommersant, Vadim Shvetsov left the automotive business – Sollers Auto was sold to a company founded by the top management of the auto concern. The source of Kommersant explains the decision of Mr. Shvetsov by the need to change the strategy of the concern, which focused on joint ventures with … Read more

Promotion check // Sellers complained to the Federal Antimonopoly Service about the marketplace policy

As it became known to Kommersant, sellers of marketplaces asked the Federal Antimonopoly Service (FAS) to check the sales mechanism developed by Internet sites. Traders are forced to participate in such promotions, which leads to a reduction in their margins, they complain. For the refusal of sellers, online retailers can increase the commission for work … Read more

Hot Finnish plans // Fortum wants to sell all assets before July 1

As it became known to Kommersant, the Finnish Fortum is collecting binding offers until June 21 for the sale of its Russian assets – Fortum and Unipro generating companies. According to Fortum’s terms, the deal must be closed before July 1. The largest Russian majors – Inter RAO, structures of Gazprom and SUEK will apply … Read more

“Arma” attracted an investor // The cluster near the Kursk railway station in Moscow changed its owner

As it became known to Kommersant, a structure associated with the former shareholder of EuroChem, Dmitry Strezhnev, became the owner of the Arma office and retail cluster near the Kursk railway station in Moscow with an estimated value of up to 17 billion rubles. The investor also got a project to build a new business … Read more

In the morning – chairs, the next morning – money // The bank of the departed IKEA will go to the Russian co-founder

The Swedish group IKEA, among the first to decide to leave the Russian Federation after the announcement of a special operation in Ukraine, is also leaving the banking business in Russia. Kommersant has learned that Ikano-bank, based on a parity basis by the Ikano group (Luxembourg) and Credit Europe Bank NV (Netherlands), will be sold … Read more

No time to sit back // Diana Galiyeva on the price of freedom of entrepreneurship

In recent weeks, the business and expert community has been inventing or pulling ideas from the archives to reduce the pressure on entrepreneurs. Many have been known for more than a year – and earlier they were put forward in response to a request “from above”, but were not implemented. Therefore, predicting the result of … Read more

Smartphones will update the preset // RuStore app store will be among the required programs

“Kommersant” became aware of the details of the draft federal law prepared by the Ministry of Digital Development on the Russian application store for mobile devices. In accordance with it, VK has been appointed the operator of the platform, and the ministry will draw up a list of developers who will adapt applications for RuStore. … Read more