Galeria Kaufhof

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Galeria Kaufhof GmbH
Industry Retail
Genre Department store
Predecessor Kaufhof Warenhaus AG
Founded 1879
Founder Leonhard Tietz
Headquarters Cologne, Germany
Areas served
  • Germany
  • Belgium
Key people
Dr. Wolfgang Link (Chairman of the Board)
Number of employees
21 500 (2014)
Parent Hudson's Bay Company

Galeria Kaufhof GmbH is a German department store chain whose headquarters are in Cologne. Until 30 September 2015, the company was a subsidiary of Metro AG. On 30 September 2015, the company announced that it had been acquired by Hudson's Bay Company.[1]

Business portfolio[edit]

  • Galeria Kaufhof - 97 branches
  • DINEA Gastronomie GmbH - 58 restaurants
  • Galeria Inno - 16 stores in Belgium[2]


  1. ^ "Mehr Wachstum, besseres Kundenerlebnis – GALERIA Kaufhof-Gruppe wird Teil von HBC" [More growth, better buying experience - GALERIA Kaufhof-Gruppe will be part of HBC] (Press release) (in German). Galeria Kaufhof GmbH. 2015-09-30. Retrieved 2016-12-09. 
  2. ^ Galeria Inno - History (in French)

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