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New edition of the “Commerce and Schools” activities for the 2017-2018 school year

2/10/2017

Everything is ready to go for the “Commerce and Schools” activities programme for the 2017-2018 school year. New and more...

“Why stick with doing the same thing if it's different results you're after?” Marketing designed for Barcelona’s commerce

28/9/2017

Israel Martín is a retailer in Les Corts who took part last July in one of the “Open to the Future” courses aimed at...

Drogueria Barcelona is preparing for its leap to ‘e-commerce’ through “Open to the Future” courses

14/9/2017

Marcel Simó, a third-generation owner of the Sant Andreu household goods shop, “...

Exhibition: Lifelong. Iconic Commerce in Barcelona.

Barcelona’s model of commerce is unique, just like the establishments which have formed part of it for over a century. Today...

Barcelona Activa's advice helped Altaïr's business to improve

4/9/2017

  • The Business Support Office, a major service for Barcelona SMEs and companies, aims to provide support and improve the...
Thinking of opening a business? Considering an improvement project for your current business? We can help

25/8/2017

Whether you are thinking of opening a business or improving one, Barcelona City Council is offering a range of resources,...

"Making our Commerce Accessible" guide

21/7/2017

  • This is the first Barcelona City Council guide that tells traders how to implement accessibility measures in commercial...
Xarcuteries Bosch

13/7/2017

During the school year that has just ended, 62 retail establishments took part in an activity that puts children and...

B de Barcelona

7/7/2017

Maite Guillem, the owner of ‘B de Barcelona’, a Barcelona keepsake and souvenir shop...

‘Loisaida’ shop

4/7/2017

‘Loisaida’, a clothes and bric-a-brac shop in the heart of the Born neighbourhood run by its owner, Enric Vivas, was the...

City Council to bring large-format concerts and cultural events to shopping hubs

26/06/2017

The initiative is part of an aim to create a joint line of work between commerce and culture and thereby promote not...

This year's Commerce and Schools programme concludes its 2016-2017 school year edition

14/06/2017

» More than 9,500 students, 99 schools and 87 shops took part in this project, which was aimed at giving...