DIGITALIZATION. A new municipal plan is being implemented to improve digitalization in Barcelona’s shops and markets, aiming to encourage retail establishments to incorporate online sales
ROSA DE PLATA AWARDS. Three commercial establishments in the city centre – the classic and contemporary hat shop Up Headwear, the “flagship” clothes shop Massimo Dutti and Merceria Santa Ana, have been awarded the Rosa de Plata Prize...
CISTELLERIA SISCART. The cistelleria Siscart basket shop is a century-old basket and wickerwork shop which has adapted to customer needs as a formula for survival.
"OPEN TO THE FUTURE". Open to the Future has launched two new actions with free capsules and training workshops to encourage local business.
The Fort Pienc shopping hub wants to get the whole neighbourhood involved in the “Let’s turn fashion upside down” project
LET'S TURN THE FASHION UPSIDE DOWN. The project by Upcycling Barcelona and the Fort Pienc shopping hub is the winner of the March 8 Maria Aurèlia Capmany Prize, whose focus this year was “Undressing gender: the aesthetics and...
2016 COMMERCE REPORT. The Commerce Report containing data for 2016 shows the sector has strengthened its position, with an increase in the inter-annual volume of retail and wholesale business alike.
BARCELONA COMMERCE SOUNDS GOOD. The Barcelona City Council campaign to support and promote local commerce, “Barcelona commerce sounds good”, is entering a new stage today.
ENIGMATIC HORTA. The Cor d’Horta Commerce Federation is launching the project “Enigmatic Horta”, the brainchild of a collaboration between retailers and the Immaculada Concepció d’Horta School.
“La font de Mimir”: a neighbourhood-building bookshop that invites you to get passionate about reading
LA FONT DE MIMIR. Carles and Isabel are booksellers and readers. They take part in and organise activities with local residents and customers of their bookshop, "La font de Mimir" (Nou Barris), as well as collaborating on the “School...
L'ENCÍS DEL COMERÇ EMBLEMÀTIC. Barcelona has a great heritage created by old retail establishments. Shops that form part of the city's identity.