PARIS — A recent round of cross-border deals and international expansion promises to radically redraw the department store landscape in Europe.
KarstadtQuelle parent Arcandor of Germany in December sealed a deal with Italy's La Rinascente and France's Printemps to create a premium pan-European department store alliance that augurs for further consolidation in a sector once fiercely focused on its home markets.
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