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LE BHV/PARLY 2 unveils its new lifestyle concept department store
The BHV store at the Parly 2 shopping centre has undergone a major transformation to become LE BHV/PARLY 2, a multi-specialist lifestyle concept department store, offering completely rebalanced Home Equipment and Fashion ranges on 9,000 sqm. LE BHV/PARLY 2 has replicated the keys to success employed by the flagship store in the Le Marais district in Paris, adapting them to the expectations of the shopping centre’s local clients with the aim of becoming BHV’s second space in France.
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Guillaume Houzé is appointed President of ANDAM
ANDAM’s Board of Directors have unanimously agreed to appoint Guillaume Houzé, Director of Image and Communications for Galeries Lafayette and BHV MARAIS, and President of Lafayette Anticipations–Galeries Lafayette corporate Foundation, as President of ANDAM. He succeeds to Pierre Bergé, historical President of the Association, who held the position since its creation in 1989, and will serve for a three-year renewable tenure.
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Lafayette Anticipations - Fondation d'entreprise Galeries Lafayette will open to the public on March 10, 2018 with Lutz bacher
Lafayette Anticipations – Fondation d’entreprise Galeries Lafayette is pleased to announce its public opening on March 10, 2018 in the 9 rue du Plâtre building in Paris, and to reveal its inaugural programme. Until April 30, artist Lutz Bacher will present her first exhibition in France, conceived specifically for the building renovated by Rem Koolhaas.
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Galeries Lafayette inaugurates a new department store concept at the heart of the Carré Sénart shopping centre’s new extension in the Paris region
This opening marks the first significant addition to the Galeries Lafayette network of 56 stores in France in the past few years, and the new store concept is intended to be experience-led, fully omni-channel and firmly anchored in its local environment.
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Lafayette Plug and Play unveils the 15 selected start-ups for its third programme
The Lafayette Plug and Play innovation platform - an accelerator dedicated to retail, fashion and commerce created in partnership between the Galeries Lafayette Group and Silicon Valley Plug and Play Tech Center - announced the 15 selected start-ups that will take part in its third three-month programme launched yesterday, after the extreme positive results of its second session. More information on www.lafayetteplugandplay.com
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Galeries Lafayette group and La Redoute announce Galeries Lafayette group’s project to acquire a majority shareholding in La Redoute
Galeries Lafayette Group, via its holding company Motier, announces its intention to acquire a 51% shareholding in La Redoute and to own 100% in the future. The combination of the two businesses with their iconic brands would allow to create a new leading omni-channel retail group specialised in fashion and home furnishings, with French roots and international outreach. Thanks to the complementarity of their retail channels, offer and positioning, this transaction would create the leading player in the French apparel market in terms of revenues.
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The Galeries Lafayette group signs a partnership with the GoodPlanet Foundation
The Galeries Lafayette group - which is committed to an ambitious sustainable development policy designed to make it a global pacesetter as a French retail leader with an ethical and responsible approach - has signed a partnership with the GoodPlanet Foundation, chaired by Yann Arthus-Bertrand. This partnership, initially planned for three years, aims to create synergies between the know-how of the GoodPlanet Foundation's teams and those of the Galeries Lafayette group, in order to lead concrete and sustainable actions.
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BHV MARAIS opens in Dubai
BHV MARAIS announces the opening of its first flagship store in the "CITY WALK" shopping mall in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. This store, developed in franchise with Middle East retail leader ADMIC property of the Abchée family, could be followed by additional openings in the area over the coming years. This new 6,000 square meters store, stretched over two floors, benefits from a strategic location in the heart of Dubai and combines a much differentiated Home and Fashion offer through a selection of brands ranging from accessible to premium.
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Press releases

The Galeries Lafayette group is the first offline retailer to roll out WeChat Pay, Tencent’s leading Chinese mobile payment solution, in Europe
11/08/2017
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Galeries Lafayette unveils plans to expand its footprint in the Middle East by opening two flagship stores in Istanbul and Kuwait City in 2019
11/06/2017
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Official partner of FIAC since 2009, the Galeries Lafayette group renews its support to the emerging and international art scene with the 9th edition of Secteur Lafayette
10/16/2017
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The boulevard Haussmann neighborhood presents « A vos marques, prêts partez ! » (“Ready, Set, Go!”), a festive event to celebrate the bid for Paris to host the 2024 Olympic Games with the launch of a news neighborhood dynamic baptized “#HaussmannParis"
09/11/2017
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Lafayette Anticipations – Fondation d’entreprise Galeries Lafayette will open in March 2018 in the heart of Paris
07/13/2017
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The Galeries Lafayette group joins Plug and Play - Fashion for Good accelerator for more innovative and sustainable fashion
06/06/2017
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Galeries Lafayette open their first flagship in Istanbul in partnership with the DEMSA group
05/30/2017
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BHV MARAIS pursues its strategy for a more sustainable store
04/18/2017
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Lafayette Plug and Play innovation platform launches its second programme
03/13/2017
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Galeries Lafayette appoint TOILETPAPER as artistic director for their 2017 advertising campaigns
01/20/2017
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FIAC 2016 - The Galeries Lafayette group presents the 8th edition of Secteur Lafayette
10/19/2016
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Lafayette Plug and Play innovation platform unveils candidates for its first programme
10/03/2016
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Didier Guérin reinvents itself and becomes Guérin Joaillerie
09/27/2016
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Second edition of the Lafayette InnovAction Challenge - September 2016
09/26/2016
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Inauguration of the new store Marseille Bourse
09/15/2016
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The Galeries Lafayette group anounces the acquisition of BazarChic
09/05/2016
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European Heritage Days 2016
08/30/2016
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Appointment of Constance de Polignac
08/29/2016
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Launch of the Fashion Integrity collection
08/23/2016
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Galeries Lafayette group completes the acquisition of InstantLuxe.com
06/29/2016
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BHV MARAIS kicks off festivities for its 160th anniversary
06/28/2016
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Appointement of Alix Morabito as Galeries Lafayette Fashion Editor
06/08/2016
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Galeries Lafayette announce the opening of two Galeries Lafayette Outlet stores in France
06/06/2016
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Galeries Lafayette Pau are reopening in a transitional store
05/31/2016
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Appointment Matthieu Caloni
05/25/2016
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Launch of the accelerator "Lafayette - Plug and Play"
05/23/2016
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Galeries Lafayette group supports the 31st edition of the International Fashion and Photography Festival in Hyères (FR) and presents the Sophie Harand x Galeries Lafayette limited edition collection
04/21/2016
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Living Blue x GALERIES LAFAYETTE collection
04/08/2016
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Galeries Lafayette select Amanda Levete for the transformation of the Haussmann Coupole flagship
03/21/2016
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Galeries Lafayette select British architecture studio AL_A for the transformation of its Boulevard Haussmann department store in Paris
03/21/2016
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Galeries Lafayette select the BIG architects for future Champs-Elysées flagship in Paris
02/10/2016
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Galeries Lafayette strongly reinforce their support to ANDAM and young artists
02/02/2016
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Laëtitia Ivanez joins Galeries Lafayette as Artistic Director for women’s ready-to-wear collections of the company’s private label
01/25/2016
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The BHV MARAIS expands internationally and opens its first flagship in Dubai
01/12/2016
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Alliance 46.2 launches an institutional solidarity campaign to boost the attractivenes of Paris
12/15/2015
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Galeries Lafayette complete the renovation of their Men’s store in Bordeaux
12/05/2015
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The Galeries Lafayette group supports the Design category of the Great Creation Awards
11/24/2015
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Galeries Lafayette announce the opening of two new outlet stores in France
10/16/2015
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Galeries Lafayette named French consumers favorite fascia in the multibrand fashion category
10/01/2015
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The Galeries Lafayette group signs an exclusive franchise agreement for France with the Italian food and restaurant concept, Eataly
09/24/2015
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Innov8 Group and Louis Pion announce a strategic agreement for the distribution of smartwatches
09/21/2015
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Galeries Lafayette reveal their new visual identity
09/16/2015
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European heritage days 2015 - Galeries Lafayette Paris Haussmann
07/24/2015
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Galeries Lafayette named International Retailer of the Year by the National Retail Federation
01/13/2015
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Galeries Lafayette announce their project to open a flagship store in Milan, Italy
06/12/2014
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Galeries Lafayette Group and I.T Limited announce the opening of the first Galeries Lafayette flagship store in Beijing, China
10/18/2013
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Galeries Lafayette Group accelerates its international expansion and opens its first store in Jakarta, Indonesia
06/13/2013
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Casino and GL announce signing of a transaction agreement in relation to monoprix
07/27/2012
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EssentialsGaleries Lafayette Group

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EssentialsGaleries Lafayette Haussmann

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EssentialsBHV Marais

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Media library

Logo BazarChic Télécharger (36.46 KB)
Logo BHV MARAIS Télécharger (578.87 KB)
Logo Citynove Télécharger (126.1 KB)
Logo Galeries Lafayette Télécharger (132.88 KB)
Logo groupe Galeries Lafayette Télécharger (158.22 KB)
Logo Guérin Joaillerie Télécharger (35.3 KB)
Logo InstantLuxe Télécharger (24.35 KB)
Logo Lafayette Plug and Play Télécharger (1.56 MB)
Logo Louis Pion Télécharger (25.05 KB)
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Media contacts

contactgroup@galerieslafayette.com

40 Boulevard Haussmann, 75009, Paris

Groupe Galeries Lafayette

Alexandra van Weddingen

VP Corporate communications
40 bd Haussmann, 75009 Paris contactgroup@galerieslafayette.com

Eva Perret

Corporate communications Officer
40 bd Haussmann, 75009 Paris eperret@galerieslafayette.com

 

Galeries Lafayette et BHV MARAIS

Marie Aigle-Colombani

Communications, Partnerships and Events Director 
mariecolombani@galerieslafayette.com

Camille Domercq

Press Relations Manager, Events and Public Relations
cdomercq@galerieslafayette.com

Camille Eudier

Corporate Communications Officer
40 bd Haussmann, 75009 Paris
ceudier@galerieslafayette.com

 

Guérin Joaillerie

Guérin Joaillerie press relations

contact@guerin.com

Louis Pion - RQZ-Royal Quartz Paris

Stéphanie Arfa

Catherine Miran Press office
stephanie.a@catherinemiran.com

 

InstantLuxe.com

InstantLuxe.com press relations

presse@instantluxe.com

 

BazarChic

Julien-Henri Maurice

BazarChic Marketing Director CMO
presse@bazarchic.com

Citynove

Alexandra van Weddingen

VP Corporate communications
40 bd Haussmann, 75009 Paris
contactgroup@galerieslafayette.com

 

Karine Zimeray

KBZ agency
kzimeray@kbzcorporate.com

 

 

Mécénat et Patrimoine

Florence Brachet Champsaur

Patronage manager – Director of Galeries Lafayette’ Heritage
40 bd Haussmann - 75009 Paris
mecenat@galerieslafayette.com
patrimoine@galerieslafayette.com

 

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