For years, the furniture giants Ikea and XXXLutz have been competing intensively for market leadership in Germany, with the Swedish company still one step ahead. St the end of September, they opened their 54th German branch in Karlsruhe, in the immediate vicinity of a large Lutz location including Mömax and Roller markets, which also belong to the XXXLutz Group. In a survey conducted by the Karlsruhe online daily newspaper Ka-News, asking whether there were „too many furniture stores in one place“ in the area now, over 50% of the participants answered „no“.
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