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Stephan Fanderl

Retail 11/06/2019

Austria's Signa takes control of Germany’s Kaufhof from Canada’s Hudson's Bay

Austrian private real estate investor Signa has acquired all remaining 49.99% equity in German store chain Kaufhof from Canada's Hudson's Bay Company.  The acquisition, for (...)

Retail 03/12/2018

Austria's Signa, Canada's HBC complete German Karstadt, Kaufhof merger

Austria private group Signa has completed the merger of its German store chain Karstadt with Kaufhof, owned by Canada's Hudson's Bay Company, and purchases (...)

Logistics 27/09/2018

Germany’s Karstadt, slated to merge with Kaufhof, plans inner-city logistics

German store chain Karstadt, likely to be merged soon with its peer Kaufhof, has launched a joint venture with the Fiege group to in-source (...)

Retail 11/09/2018

Austrian Signa, Canada's Hudson's Bay unite Kaufhof, Karstadt in new retail group

Austria's Signa group has confirmed that German department stores Kaufhof and Karstadt are to be merged in a giant new retail company with Canada's (...)

Retail 07/09/2018

German Kaufhof, Karstadt merger said going ahead

The merger of Germany’s two store chains Kaufhof and Karstadt is reportedly going ahead after the cartel office and creditor banks separately agreed that (...)

Retail 06/07/2018

Canada's Hudson's Bay confirms talks with Austrian Signa over Kaufhof

Canadian department store group Hudson's Bay Company has confirmed that it is in talks with Austria's private Signa Holding over possible collaboration on its German Kaufhof chain. In a (...)

Retail 22/02/2018

Karstadt purchase not aimed at creating downtown malls, says Signa's Benko

René Benko, Austria's biggest real estate entrepreneur and owner of the Signa group, says he did not acquire German store chain Karstadt to convert all of them into (...)