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Kaufhof - Frankfurt

GALERIA Kaufhof GmbH

German department stores Galeria Kaufhof and Karstadt Warenhausare to merge after Austria’s Signa Holding and Canadian retailer Hudson’s Bay Co. (HBC) agreed to form a joint venture via a new holding company, they announced this month. Read more

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Kaufhof - Frankfurt

GALERIA Kaufhof GmbH

Canadian retailerHudson’s Bay Co. and Austria’s property and retail group Signa Holdinghave signed a non-binding letter of intent ‘to explore a potential joint venture’, Canada’s Hudson’s Bay Co. (HBC), announced this month. Read more

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Kaufhof - Frankfurt

GALERIA Kaufhof GmbH

We refer in this issue's editorial (page 4) to the demise of several previously prominent American shopping malls. Now there are ominous messages eminating from leading German department store retailer Galeria Kaufhof, which was bought two years... Read more

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Kaufhof - Frankfurt

GALERIA Kaufhof GmbH

Following the takeover by Canadian retailer Hudson's Bay Company (HBC) of German high street department store chain Kaufhof last year, the Canadian group has announced a major investment programme for its German stores, starting immediately. Read more

Investment

Kaufhof - Frankfurt

GALERIA Kaufhof GmbH

The takeover last month of listed group Metro's Galeria Kaufhof retail chain by Canada's Hudson's Bay Company had obviously been the subject of considerable forward planning, to judge by the buyer's subsequent plans to deal with the individual... Read more

Investment

Kaufhof - Frankfurt

GALERIA Kaufhof GmbH

The Toronto-listed Hudson’s Bay Company is reported to be looking at buying German department store chain Kaufhof from the DAX-listed Metro AG for a sum potentially as much as €2.6bn – considerably more than any amount mentioned in connection with... Read more

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