Printemps to Keep Three Citadium Branches It Planned to Shut

Printemps cited encouraging sales figures along with lower rents as the reason for keeping the stores, which had been slated for closure.

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Printemps CEO Jean-Marc Bellaiche Outlines Plans to Woo Locals

The executive plans a broad rejuvenation with a focus on omnichannel, exclusive products and a wider, local customer base.

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The Galeries Lafayette department store in Paris is among stores that must close temporarily.


French Retail Dealt New Blow

Large nonessential stores, including department stores and commercial centers, in France must close temporarily starting Jan. 31.

clock January 30, 2021Jennifer Weil

Outside the new Printemps de la Beauté.


Printemps to Shut Stores, Cut 428 Jobs in Restructuring Plan

Printemps, which recently named a new ceo, plans to close four department stores and three branches of its urban apparel chain Citadium.

clock November 10, 2020Joelle Diderich

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Ester Manas RTW Spring 2021

Ester Manas and Balthazar Delepierre launched a handbag line incorporating their brand logo, which symbolizes sorority.

clock October 4, 2020Joelle Diderich

Outside the new Printemps de la Beauté.

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Printemps Names New CEO After Six-Month Succession Search

Jean-Marc Bellaiche joins the retailer from French startup ContentSquare, where he was chief strategy officer.

clock September 1, 2020Joelle Diderich

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France Continues to Lift Lockdown

Parks, museums, restaurants and bars will begin opening next week.

clock May 28, 2020Mimosa Spencer

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How to Protect Your Company’s Reputation During the Coronavirus Crisis

Companies navigating the global health and economic crisis face new rules of engagement.

clock April 28, 2020Joelle Diderich

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Government and Trade

France Unblocks Emergency Loans for Coronavirus-Hit Firms

Companies of all sizes will be able to apply for loans equivalent to three months of revenues to tide them over the coronavirus crisis.

clock March 24, 2020Joelle Diderich

Printemps du Goût


COVID-19: Printemps Reassures Suppliers After French Minister Tweets

Printemps sent a letter to suppliers to explain that a previously communicated suspension of all outstanding payments was only temporary.

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Printemps Launches Luxury Fashion Web Site With Inclusive Bent will offer services for disabled clients, a broader range of sizes and a gender-neutral section.

clock March 12, 2020Mimosa Spencer



Paolo de Cesare Exits Printemps

The executive joined the store in 2007.

clock March 2, 2020Mimosa Spencer

A private reception room at Le Bon Marché in Paris.


How French Department Stores Court the 1 Percent

Retailers are wooing high-spending clients with the kind of exclusive experiences previously linked with the rarefied world of haute couture.

clock February 25, 2020Joelle Diderich

Mauro Grimaldi.

Human Resources

EXCLUSIVE: Printemps Taps Mauro Grimaldi to Head International Unit

The executive has been named chief executive officer of Printemps International, reporting to Printemps ceo Paolo de Cesare.

clock February 14, 2020Joelle Diderich

Elisabetta Franchi RTW Spring 2020

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Elisabetta Franchi Presents Namesake Company at Milan Road Show

The fashion group’s initial public offering is expected in the first half of the year.

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Industry Pays Tribute to Model Nick Kamen

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