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Arcandor Sells Off Thomas Cook Travel Group

Creditor banks of the insolvent German retailer Arcandor have sold their stake in the travel firm Thomas Cook Group.

clock September 10, 2009Damien McGuinness

Designer and Luxury

KPMG Hired to Find Escada Buyer

Consultancy KPMG has been hired to find buyers for the insolvent German luxury brand Escada AG, and will prepare and oversee talks with potential investors.

clock September 3, 2009Damien McGuinness


Arcandor Severance Package Evokes Outrage

Insolvency proceedings get under way for troubled German retail and travel conglomerate.

clock September 1, 2009Damien McGuinness

The opening day at Bread & Butter attracted 27,000 visitors.


Bread & Butter’s Return Boosts Berlin

The return of mega streetwear fair Bread & Butter proved to be a boon for exhibitors as they saw an expanded pool of international buyers visiting their booths.

clock July 23, 2009Damien McGuinness and Melissa Drier and Susan Stone

Escada Retrospective in Berlin

Designer and Luxury

Emerging Designers Set the Pace in Berlin

There was no doubting the energy pulsing through the city during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Berlin last week.

clock July 8, 2009Melissa Drier and Damien McGuinness and Susan Stone


Arcandor Still Waiting on State Aid Decision

German government officials said Monday they want more details about a possible merger between Arcandor and rival retailer Metro.

clock May 25, 2009Damien McGuinness


Kaufhof and Karstadt Plan Merger

Germany’s two largest department stores plan to join forces.

clock May 22, 2009Damien McGuinness

Hugo by Hugo Boss Men's Fall 2009


Hugo Boss Net Slips 2 Percent

First quarter sales off five percent, led by declines in wholesale.

clock April 30, 2009Damien McGuinness


Esprit Names Ronald Van der Vis as CEO

Former Pearle Europe chief Ronald Van der Vis to take over as Esprit.

clock April 7, 2009Damien McGuinness and Alexandra Steigrad


Hilfiger Opens Its Largest European Store

Tommy Hilfiger unveiled its largest European store in the German city of Cologne.

clock April 6, 2009Damien McGuinness

The Frankfurt flagship is Mustang’s largest.


Mustang Gets Aggressive on Expansion Plans

German denim label opened its largest store to date at the end of February in Frankfurt.

clock March 19, 2009Damien McGuinness

Lala Berlin

Fashion Features

Polished Fashion Boosts Berlin

Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Berlin found German designer labels countering recessionary worries with an extra dose of fashion for next fall.

clock February 13, 2009Melissa Drier and Damien McGuinness


Bread & Butter Back to Berlin

Denim show to return to German capital

clock January 29, 2009Damien McGuinness

SUB in São Paulo


Counter Intuitive

Retailers who inhabit the gray area between shopping and playing are blurring the lines between customers and fans.

clock January 15, 2009Michael Kepp and Luisa Zargani and Katya Foreman and Damien McGuinness

KaDeWe in Germany


European Retailers Brace for Downturn

Department stores in Europe react more mildly than their American counterparts to financial crisis.

clock December 18, 2008Robert Murphy and Katya Foreman and Damien McGuinness and Alastair Gee and Andrew Roberts

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