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Princess Marie of Denmark with Kirsten Malling Biering, Danish ambassador to France, Groupe Galeries Lafayette's executive chairman Philippe Houzé, BHV Marais’ Alexandre Liot, and Olivier Bron, Galeries Lafayette, BHV Marais and international director.

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Princess Marie of Denmark Gives Hygge Lesson

The Danish royal inaugurated the Christmas windows of Parisian retailer BHV Marais on Wednesday.

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Galeries Lafayette Sets Opening Date for Paris Art Foundation

Lafayette Anticipations will open its doors on March 10, 2018, almost four years after the project was first unveiled.

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Beth Ditto performing at Galeries Lafayette

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Beth Ditto Kicks Off Carnival Christmas at Galeries Lafayette

The singing star animated the historic cupola with a rock-‘n’-roll performance under a towering tree of helium-balloon ornaments.

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The grocery selection at La Grande Epicerie de Paris Rive Droite

Retail

Experience Matters: La Grande Epicerie Opens Right Bank Offshoot in Paris

The upscale grocery store in the tony 16th arrondissement marks the latest addition to the French capital’s burgeoning food retail scene.

clock November 8, 2017Joelle Diderich and Mimosa Spencer

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Galeries Lafayette Ramps Up Global Push

Further advancement into the Middle East marks an unorthodox move for the department store industry.

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Galeries Lafayette to Open Stores in Istanbul and Kuwait City

The French department store will have eight stores in the Middle East.

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Retail

Galeries Lafayette Looks to Lock in Stronger Hold on U.S. Market

The upscale retailer teamed with cabaret Lido de Paris to bring a piece of Paris to the American influencer set.

clock October 26, 2017Kari Hamanaka

Galeries Lafayette Carré Sénart store

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Galeries Lafayette Opens Flagship in Paris Region

The French department store’s new approach to traditional mall flagships included paring down clutter and adding 30-foot-high tree trunks.

clock October 25, 2017Mimosa Spencer

Christian Dior at a feast of St. Catherine, circa 1950.

Designer and Luxury

Dior Milestone: Christian Dior’s Mystical Leanings

Ridden by anxiety, Christian Dior led a life governed by superstition.

clock September 26, 2017Mimosa Spencer

Dior Event at Galeries Lafayette

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Natalia Vodianova Cuts Ribbon on Dior Event at Galeries Lafayette

The Russian model and philanthropist was at the launch of the special campaign marking the house’s 70th anniversary.

clock September 20, 2017Joelle Diderich

The Olympic rings are set up on Trocadero plaza that overlooks the Eiffel Tower, a day after the official announcement that the 2024 Summer Olympic Games will be in the French capital, in Paris, France, . Paris will host the 2024 Summer Olympics and Los Angeles will stage the 2028 GamesOlympics Bids, Paris, France - 14 Sep 2017

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Paris Celebrates 2024 Olympics Bid Win

A crowd gathered for a street party organized by department stores Printemps and Galeries Lafayette on Boulevard Haussmann.

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Mergers and Acquisitions

Galeries Lafayette Grabs La Redoute Online Catalogue Business

The Parisian department store will boost its shift online and broaden its offer of home furnishings through the tie-up.

clock August 31, 2017Mimosa Spencer

The Champs-Elysees avenue military parade on Bastille Day

Real Estate

Champs-Élysées Undergoes Major Retail Transformation

A broad commercial overhaul is bringing the most change seen at the world-famous avenue in decades.

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Galeries Lafayette returned to Beijing in 2013.

Retail

Galeries Lafayette to Open Second China Store in Shanghai

It is due to open before March 2019, located in the city’s eastern side, Pudong.

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A limited-edition Dior anniversary silk scarf.

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Galeries Lafayette to Celebrate Dior’s 70th Anniversary

The event, from Sept. 20 to Oct. 10, will include window displays, exclusive products and an exhibition of designs by the house’s founder.

clock August 4, 2017Joelle Diderich

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