Netherlands: Hornbach opens 15th store

Hornbach has opened its 15th outlet in the Netherlands. The new DIY store, located in Duiven, has a sales area of 16,500 sqm and features a large garden centre including a zoo department, a drive-in for building materials and a modern bathroom and kitchen centre with 3D planning. It is the first location in the province of Gelderland and also the sixth new opening in the Netherlands within five years. According to its own information, Hornbach has invested €34m in the land, construction and equipment at the location. According to press reports, Hornbach is targeting up to 25 locations in the Netherlands.

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