A Douglas store in Frankfurt, Germany.

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Beauty Retailer Douglas Taps Former Hugo Boss Exec as New CFO

Mark Langer will succeed Matthias Born in the role on May 1.

clock April 22, 2021Jennifer Weil

Inside Douglas' Berlin flagship

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Douglas Q1 E-commerce Sales Soar 74.3%

The prestige beauty seller’s overall sales declined 9.3 percent in the three months ended Dec. 31, 2020.

clock February 26, 2021Jennifer Weil

Inside Douglas' Berlin flagship

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Douglas to Shut 500 Stores in Europe as Online Sales Surge

The premium beauty retailer reported sales fell 6.4 percent for its most recent fiscal year.

clock January 28, 2021Jennifer Weil

Douglas in Milan

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Douglas Returns to Growth in June

The German perfumery chain posted a 7.5 percent decline in nine-month sales, while its e-commerce revenues spiked by 39.6 percent.

clock August 13, 2020Jennifer Weil

Inside Douglas' flagship store in Frankfurt

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Douglas CEO to Return July 1; Company Creates New Role

Michael Keppel will hold the newly created position of chief restructuring officer.

clock June 16, 2020Jennifer Weil

A Douglas store in Frankfurt, Germany.

Beauty Features

Douglas CEO Convalesces, Executive VP, CFO Take Her Responsibilities

Tina Müller had emergency surgery, and it’s not certain when she will resume her role.

clock May 11, 2020Jennifer Weil

The revamped Douglas store in Milan.

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Douglas Gears Up to Reopen Stores in Italy Amid Uncertainties

The ceo of the perfumery chain’s Italian division lamented a lack of financial support and guidelines from institutions.

clock April 22, 2020Sandra Salibian


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Amid Crisis, Douglas Opens Its Online Market to More Retailers

The premium European beauty retailer said it hopes to help others offset declining sales due to store closures.

clock March 25, 2020Jennifer Weil

Inside a Douglas store.

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Douglas Suspends Most European Store Trading Due to COVID-19

The German perfumery chain said the financial impact cannot be quantified at present.

clock March 17, 2020Jennifer Weil

The revamped Douglas store in Milan.

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Douglas Debuts New Retail Concept in Milan

The restyling hinges on a clearer division of product categories, a more essential layout and the implementation of a beauty lounge.

clock February 13, 2020Sandra Salibian

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Kylie Skin Heads for Europe

Douglas will sell the skin-care range exclusively on the continent.

clock December 18, 2019Jennifer Weil


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Douglas Builds Beauty Marketplace With Partners Online

“Platform economy is the business model of the future,” said Tina Müller, Douglas Group chief executive officer.

clock October 31, 2019Jennifer Weil

The site Niche Beauty

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Douglas Acquires Niche Beauty Site

The move is meant to strengthen the German beauty retailer’s position in the luxury cosmetics sector and support the site’s rapid growth.

clock July 31, 2019Jennifer Weil


Beauty Features

Douglas Enters Beauty On-Demand

The German perfumery chain has taken a stake in Welmoa.

clock April 17, 2019Jennifer Weil

Amber Valletta for Douglas.

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Amber Valletta Debuts Makeup Capsule Collection

The top model and actress partnered with European beauty retailer Douglas to release a six-item makeup line.

clock February 27, 2019Sandra Salibian

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