Printemps

Paolo de Cesare

Retail

Printemps Seeks to Double Revenues With Overseas Push

The Qatari-owned retailer will open its first international store in Doha in 2021.

clock May 16, 2019Joelle Diderich

Paolo de Cesare

Financial

Printemps Expands Overseas as It Seeks to Double Revenues

The French retailer will open its first overseas store in Doha, Qatar, in 2021, in addition to a smaller unit in Milan.

clock May 15, 2019Joelle Diderich

Two looks from the upcycled capsule collection by Andrea Crews for Printemps

Fashion Scoops

Printemps Puts Spotlight on Upcycling Initiatives

The Parisian department store is unveiling a garment upcycling plan as part of its “(Re)Créez, (Ré)Inventez” event, starting April 4.

clock April 2, 2019Fleur Burlet

The new MM6 Maison Margiela shop-in-shop at Printemps

Fashion Scoops

MM6 Maison Margiela Debuts New Retail Image

Following its spectacular presentation in Milan, MM6 unveils the new pristine design of its retail spaces, starting with Parisian department store Printemps.

clock April 2, 2019Fleur Burlet

A Balmain baseball cap for Printemps

Fashion Scoops

Balmain Opens Pop-up Store at Printemps

It’s a place where the iconic Parisian marinière surrenders itself to Balmain’s glam-rock universe.

clock January 18, 2019Mimosa Spencer

Outside the new Printemps de la Beauté.

Human Resources

Printemps Adds Ion Metulesco and Karen Vernet to Management Board

The department store noted the move reflects the importance of both the physical store and e-commerce to the group’s strategy.

clock January 11, 2019Mimosa Spencer

The aftermath of the Paris protests.

Retail

French Consumption In Focus As Protests Abate

Galeries Lafayette is among companies handing out bonuses in an end-of-year bid to stimulate buying.

clock December 21, 2018Mimosa Spencer

Demonstrators wearing yellow vests walk down the Champs-Elysees avenue, in Paris. A strong police presence has deployed in Paris before planned demonstrations by the "yellow vest" protesters, with authorities repeating calls for calm after previous violent protests and riotingProtests, Paris, France - 15 Dec 2018

Retail

French Protests Lose Momentum, Still Snarl Shopping

The “gilets jaunes” antigovernment movement on Saturday drew fewer protesters and was less violent than over the past month.

clock December 15, 2018Jennifer Weil

Paris on Lockdown in Fourth Weekend of Violent Protests

Retail

Damage Mounts From Paris Protests

Thousands of stores and museums stayed shut, turning the French capital into a ghost town two weeks before Christmas.

clock December 8, 2018Joelle Diderich

Demonstrators run by a burning fire near the Arc de Triomphe during a demonstration Saturday, Dec.1, 2018 in Paris. Paris police say at least 63 people have been arrested in violent clashes between protesters and police amid nationwide demonstrations against rising taxes and President Emmanuel Macron's policiesGas Price Protests, Paris, France - 01 Dec 2018

Retail

France Suspends Fuel Tax Rise to Quell Protests

“The time for dialogue has come,” said Prime Minister Édouard Philippe, announcing several measures designed to boost purchasing power.

clock December 4, 2018Joelle Diderich

Demonstrators run by a burning fire near the Arc de Triomphe during a demonstration Saturday, Dec.1, 2018 in Paris. Paris police say at least 63 people have been arrested in violent clashes between protesters and police amid nationwide demonstrations against rising taxes and President Emmanuel Macron's policiesGas Price Protests, Paris, France - 01 Dec 2018

Retail

Galeries Lafayette and Printemps Evacuate Shoppers During Paris Protests

Central Paris was on lockdown on Saturday during a fresh round of violent clashes between police and protesters opposed to the policies of French President Emmanuel Macron.

clock December 2, 2018Katya Foreman

Galeries Lafayette Windows 2018 in Paris

Retail

‘Tis the Season for Wondrous Holiday Yarns

Department stores the world over lavish attention on and invest heavily in their windows.

clock November 27, 2018Sharon Edelson

Laetitia Casta at Galeries Lafayette Christmas unveiling

Fashion Scoops

Laetitia Casta Unveils Printemps Christmas Windows

The Paris store partnered with Boucheron and the jewelry house’s movie-star ambassador for the elaborate fantasy displays.

clock November 9, 2018Mimosa Spencer

Outside the new Printemps de la Beauté.

Retail

Printemps to Unveil Luxury E-commerce Site

The Qatari-owned department store chain plans to launch a web site dedicated to top-end brands by 2020, ceo Paolo De Cesare said.

clock September 11, 2018Joelle Diderich

Versace, Ermenegildo Zegna, and Fendi

Retail

Retailers’ Bests From Milan: Zegna, Prada, Versace

The trends in Milan were seen as commercially solid.

clock June 19, 2018WWD Staff

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