New shopping centre in France suspected to be built as revengeAug. 11, 2020, 9:35 a.m.
Are plans for a new shopping centre in France, close to the Swiss border, revenge for the Swiss failure not to f...
Country running out of butterJuly 22, 2020, 8:53 a.m.
The country is running out of butter.
Swiss able to shop in France as borders openJune 15, 2020, 10:56 a.m.
The borders are open again today. For the first time since mid-March, it’s now possible to travel into a neighb...
Post Office breaks all records as lockdown creates new demandMay 13, 2020, 10:38 a.m.
During the lockdown, we all turned to online shopping.
Thousands flock to shops as country reopensMay 12, 2020, 9:47 a.m.
The shops reopened yesterday and thousands took advantage to get out for the first time in weeks.
Online sales for March reveal how our purchasing trends have changedApril 2, 2020, 10:10 a.m.
Online sales for March show the most popular supermarket products are sugar, yeast, canned goods, pasta, rice, washin...
Woman scams pensioner, offering to do shoppingMarch 31, 2020, 10:13 a.m.
A pensioner living in Zurich fears he will never see the 70 francs he gave to a young woman who said she would do his...
Austrian shoppers to wear surgical mask - Switzerland not to follow suitMarch 31, 2020, 10:10 a.m.
The Federal Health Office says there are no plans to follow Austria and demand all supermarket shoppers wear a surgic...
Swiss online shoppers accessing EU-wide productsJan. 15, 2020, 9:31 a.m.
Swiss online shoppers are increasingly turning to intermediaries which allow them to access all products available ac...
Changing shopping habits cause strain for second biggest Swiss mallOct. 31, 2019, 8:48 a.m.
Switzerland’s second biggest shopping centre – the Mall of Switzerland – is celebrating its second ...
Geneva shops to open on Sundays, but only three times a yearMay 20, 2019, 5:26 a.m.
Shops in Geneva are to open on just three Sundays a year for a two-year trial period
Less shoppers spending in France than predictedApril 16, 2019, 9:26 a.m.
A large-scale study to examine shopping habits of those living in the ‘Grand Genève’ region shows ...
Online shopping now more difficult for Swiss customersJan. 4, 2019, 8:08 a.m.
New VAT rules brought in this year means buying goods online is now far more complicated – if possible at all.
Amazon to stop shipping to Switzerland from non-EU sitesDec. 5, 2018, 9:12 a.m.
Changes in Swiss VAT laws mean Amazon will no longer ship to Switzerland from non-EU sites.
Serious injury after ceiling panel falls on man in ZurichNov. 13, 2018, 9:10 a.m.
A man has been seriously injured after a ceiling panel fell on his head in Zurich.
Plane and train tickets main items bought online in SwitzerlandOct. 2, 2018, 6:41 a.m.
More and more are buying online – and women are catching up with men.
Referendum likely for Geneva's Sunday shopping planSept. 28, 2018, 8:56 a.m.
Plans to allow shops in Geneva to open for three Sundays a year is likely to be challenged by a referendum.
Bomb scare empties Mall of SwitzerlandMarch 15, 2018, 6:51 a.m.
The new shopping mall, the Mall of Switzerland, was evacuated yesterday afternoon following a bomb scare.
Retail tourism sucking cash from Swiss shopsDec. 7, 2017, 7 a.m.
Despite campaigns to persuade Swiss shoppers to spend their money in the country, more and more are still crossing th...
Online shopping more popular in Switzerland - but still lower than EuropeNov. 27, 2017, 3:25 p.m.
Online shopping is becoming more and more popular in Switzerland – but the country is still lagging in Europe.
Switzerland's second biggest shopping mall opens todayNov. 8, 2017, 7:16 a.m.
Switzerland’s second biggest shopping mall opens today.
Swiss shops annoyed at German efficiencyJune 2, 2017, 6:39 a.m.
Swiss shops near the German border are annoyed at plans by German customs authorities to make life easier for Swiss s...
Do shopping malls have a future?May 19, 2017, 9:17 a.m.
Questions are being asked if a new shopping mall in Switzerland due to open in November has any chance of success wit...
More Swiss buying goods on-lineMarch 2, 2017, 6:53 a.m.
More and more people in Switzerland are buying products on-line. Last year nearly CHF 8bn worth.