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Premiere in Berlin: TOPSHOP and TOPMAN opens first German store at Galeria Kaufhof Berlin Alexanderplatz

British fashion chains TOPSHOP and TOPMAN has opened its first German store in world class department store Galeria Kaufhof, Alexanderplatz, Berlin. The store covers an area of 1,300 square meters.

Berlin, November 16, 2016 – TOPSHOP and TOPMAN are global fashion destinations renowned for delivering great British fashion with flair and innovation. From November 17, 2016, the brands are represented in Germany for the first time with a stand-alone store in the GALERIA Kaufhof branch on Alexanderplatz in Berlin. The 1,300 square meter area, spread over three floors, will house the latest trend collections from TOPSHOP and TOPMAN, alongside accessories and beauty ranges. The direct links between floors enable immediate access to the Galeria Kaufhof store space.

“We are convinced that the collaboration between TOPSHOP, TOPMAN and Galeria Kaufhof offers clear additional value to our national and international customers in the heart of Berlin. We are pleased to welcome the first store in Germany to our flagship store”, says Michael Hoevelmann, store manager of Berlin Alexanderplatz.

TOPSHOP and TOPMAN have more than 420 stores and franchises located in over 40 countries. The labels show on schedule during London Fashion Week and London Collections Men respectively and are recognized for championing emerging talent as well as associations with industry insiders such as Kate Moss, Christopher Kane and Jonathan Saunders.

“Both our companies can benefit from the cooperation. Together with TOPSHOP and TOPMAN we are convinced it will enhance our appeal to young fashion enthusiasts”, General Manger Purchasing Edo Beukema of Galeria Kaufhof said. “At the same time, we are offering TOPSHOP and TOPMAN a very well frequented department store platform on which the brands can be presented to a wide audience.”

The GALERIA Kaufhof group is a leading European department store company with head offices in Cologne. The company presents a modern shopping experience with its innovative and successful Galeria concept. The GALERIA Kaufhof group currently has 21,500 employees and operates 100 department stores and 60 DINEA restaurants throughout Germany, as well as 16 department stores in Belgium. Since 1 October 2015, the GALERIA Kaufhof group is owned by Hudson’s Bay Company (HBC), a global operator of premium department stores. Further information can be found at www.galeria-kaufhof.de.

 

Für Fragen wenden Sie sich bitte an:

GALERIA Kaufhof GmbH, Unternehmenskommunikation
Tel.: + 49 (0)221/223-5595, E-Mail: presse@kaufhof.de
Media contact Topshop / Topman:

TOPSHOP
Jordan Webb – International PR Manager
Jordan.webb@topshop.com
+44 (0) 207 927 1120

TOPMAN
Alex Baker – International PR Manager
Alex.baker@topman.com
+44 (0) 207 291 2621