BERLIN — Bernd Beetz has been named to the supervisory board of Galeria Kaufhof, the German and Belgian department store chain owned by Hudson’s Bay Co. Inc.
At the next board meeting on June 6, the former Coty chief executive officer will also be proposed as chairman of the supervisory board, succeeding Wolfgang Link, who stepped down as board chairman as well as ceo of HBC Europe earlier this month. In further Galeria Kaufhof board changes, two seats formerly held by HBC representatives will be filled by two German executives: Hans-Dietrich Winkhaus, former Henkel chairman of the board and honorary president of the German Economics Institute, and Uwe-Ernst Bufe, former chairman of the board of Degussa and vice chairman of UBS Germany.
The iconic Tiffany & Co. Fifth Avenue flagship will have a whole new look come 2021, reports @mistywhitesidell . The 10-story store is being expanded and renovated under the vision of chief artistic officer, Reed Krakoff. #wwdnews
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