Leading department store in France and famous all around the world, Galeries Lafayette has for the past 120 years been the undisputed expert in fashion and events, striving to make each visit a unique experience, by offering French and international clients a constantly renewed selection of the best brands, ranging from the affordable to premium and luxury.
Present in the fashion, accessory, beauty, interior decoration, fine foods and catering sectors, the brand is celebrated for its 64 store network in France and abroad, its e-commerce website galerieslafayette.com, and its off-price activity Galeries Lafayette L’Outlet.
The Galeries Lafayette group’s national store network represents a major strength in its business model, actively contributing to increasing the appeal of the surrounding area.
In Paris, the Group is developing large-scale projects driven by a single ambition: to play a part in revitalising the capital and to reinvent the retail experience in tune with their time.
Ever since its very beginnings, the Group has sought to grow its presence outside of France. Building on the strength of the Galeries Lafayette brand, the Group has developed flagship stores in major cities worldwide with a view to become the ambassador of French fashion and “Art of Living”.
Galeries Lafayette is present in Berlin, Beijing, Jakarta, Dubaï, Istanbul, Doha and Shanghai and plans to open three stores in Luxembourg, Kuweit City and Milan.
Galeries Lafayette Paris Haussmann, the “World department store”
Galeries Lafayette Haussmann has been the beating heart of the French capital since its opening in 1894. The 100‑year‑old department store and its famous Art Nouveau dome are the epitome of creative energy and the spirit of the times, hosting over 2,000 brands from all around the world.
This legendary “World store” is both a trend‑setter and a benchmark for French and international visitors alike, striving above all to provide them with a place for knowledge‑sharing, influence and culture. Its guests are inspired and transformed; greated with taste and an array of choice, advised with heartfelt care.
Galeries Lafayette Champs-Élysées, a new store model
In 2019, Galeries Lafayette Champs‑Elysees is coming to 60 avenue des Champs‑Elysées in Paris. With 6,500 sq.m. retail spaces - the largest on the avenue - this new address aims to offer its Parisian, French and international visitors a completely new store model, in line with new forms of production and consumption.
This innovative concept is based on a unique architecture designed by the Danish architect Bjarke Ingels and his company BIG, an inspiring and surprising product selection and a new exclusive sales model, amplified by digital innovations.
A lifestyle concept department store, both multi-specialist and creative, BHV/MARAIS offers an innovative range of home, fashion, beauty, design, DIY, leisure and fine food products.
Its 160 year-old flagship store located on Rue de Rivoli in Paris positions itself as a public space designed to inspire, and as such, contributes to the appeal of Paris’ historical Marais district. Its Parisian, French and international clients can choose from nearly 900 brands, ranging from the most accessible to the cutting-edge.
BHV/MARAIS is also present in the Parly 2 shopping centre near Paris. Outside France, BHV/MARAIS is present with two stores in Beirut (Lebanon) and in Dubaï (United Arab Emirates).
Its e-commerce website, BHV.fr, offers over 50,000 items in homeware, decoration and fashion while reflecting the “lifestyle bazaar” feel epitomised by the BHV/MARAIS brand.
For 180 years, La Redoute has been making the French “Art of Living”, in both fashion and homeware, accessible to all. La Redoute, a timeless company whose history spans several generations, was founded on lasting creativity and innovation. From the wool mill to its legendary catalogue, La Redoute is today the leading online retailer in France for both fashion and homeware.
With 9 million unique visitors to its website each month, La Redoute is the only online retailer to create, distribute and deliver its products to more than 10 million clients both in France and abroad, providing a benchmark shopping experience.
Through three inspiring fashion and homeware brands – AMPM, La Redoute Intérieurs and La Redoute Collections – La Redoute is destined to promote the French style to all. Elegant and casual at once, it is inspired by an “Art of Living” recognized everywhere.
The Galeries Lafayette group has the exclusive franchise for Eataly Paris Marais, which is opening its doors in the heart of the Marais in Paris, 2019.
Located in a 2,500 sq.m. space at 37 rue Sainte‑Croix‑de‑la‑Bretonnerie, the internationally renown Italian marketplace concept inspired by the Slow Food philosophy offers accessible yet high‑quality products sourced from short supply circuits, selected from responsible artisans, farmers and producers.
This new destination, the first of its kind in France, underlines the Group’s commitment to producers and consumers, taking part in the transition towards more healthy and thoughtful eating habits.
The French market leader in fashion watch retailing, Louis Pion has forged its place as a specialist with its extensive network of 140 stores across France, offering a wide selection of timepieces for men, women and children with over 50 brands and an assortment of 2,500 products ranging from affordable to premium, as well as retailing its own collections under the Louis Pion brand.
Since 2015, Louis Pion has reshaped the watchmaking industry with a new store concept where clients can touch and try on the watches on display, giving them a completely unique experience.
As the reference for luxury timepieces and jewellery in city centres, Galeries Lafayette - Royal Quartz Paris offers its French and international clients exclusive access to the most prestigious brands of watches and jewellery with unmatched quality of service in the luxury of its contemporary stores.
With its two Parisian flagship stores located on rue Royale and in the Marais district, as well as its e-commerce website, the brand offers a “cool luxury” experience, at once bold and creative.
Galeries Lafayette - Royal Quartz Paris benefits from a recognised historical expertise in the travel retail industry as a privileged partner of Paris Aéroport, managing 11 of its luxury watch and jewellery stores located in Roissy Charles-de-Gaulle and Orly airports.
Premium jewellery specialist committed to making its designs accessible to all since their creation 50 years ago, Guérin Joaillerie’s reputation is firmly anchored on its recognized expertise and passion for colored gems.
Since launching the iconic “Diamant de Rosée” ring, flowers have been a signature element of its brand identity, constantly inspiring new collections, imagined as messages of love to create links among loved ones.
Designed in the Marais district in Paris, Guérin Joaillerie’s unique jewellery is available in forty boutiques and sales points, accompanied by high quality services, worthy of the greatest jewellers.
The BazarChic group has been a leading player in selective private sales for over ten years.
One of the earliest online retailers, the BazarChic group is specialized in fashion, wines, delicatessen, lifestyle and interior design, as well as bespoke travel and last-minute flights.
Operating in France, Belgium, Luxembourg, Switzerland and in the French Overseas Territories, the Group aims to offer the best in French and international brands at the most competitive prices to its community of 9 million members.