Starting with June, the new country manager of kika Romania will be Akos Forras, after Lars Lund, the manager who ran the company for 5 years, decided to relocate with his family, in Sweden, a press release informs. Also, Akos Forras will coordinate simultaneously the kika stores from the center and from the east of Europe, such as Czech Republic, Hungary, Slovakia. He will be coordinating the marketing and purchase departments. With an experience of over 4 years in the Steinhoff South-African group, Akos Forras plans to continue what Lars and his team already started but also make available the opportunities that Steinhoff can add, like improved and more efficient logistics, range and supply. While the prices of the products will be reduced by up to15 percent, the buyers will enjoy the same premium quality, granted by the carefully selected suppliers, kika having acces to the acquisition, logistics and supply of the Steinhoff group.