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GDSS 2020 in Seattle 'Retailing from the Outside-In' - POSTPONED
Following the recent developments of the coronavirus outbreak and its implication on people's potential health and safety, we have decided to postpone our event to the week of 7 - 11 June 2021.
The venue will remain unchanged and, thankfully, Nordstrom maintains their invitation to welcome us in June 2021 in Seattle.
The COVID-19 epidemic is now affecting the entire world and its population. The impact of the outbreak to the department store industry and its stakeholders is significant and stressful.
From IGDS Members
Window Campaign with Liu Jo
Coin’s Excelsior Rome store partnered with Liu Jo for its new window campaign, which is inspired by the new Liu Jo Uomo project...
- Paris Department Stores
On June 22, Paris Department Store reopened four of its six stores in Lima, Peru, after the government authorized the restart of...
- Galeria Karstadt Kaufhof
To close some Stores
Negotiations with landlords and union representatives are ongoing, but 62 out of 172 department stores, all in Germany, are likely to...
From the Industry
Besides the online business, Breuninger is also investing in brick-and-mortar retail and is gradually upgrading its home in Nuremberg...
Galeries Lafayette augmented retail experience
Galeries Lafayette has re-opened its doors to a new world of different customer expectations - and needs to build out the people skills...