Following the opening of its Munich store, French cosmetics retailer Sephora has opened its second site in Germany at Bonn's Galeria Kaufhof. Sephora will offer 20 brands in Germany, some of which are exclusive to the retailer, including the Sephora Collection.
'We are thrilled to announce the arrival of Sephora in Germany, the third largest Premium Beauty market in Europe,' says Stephan Borchert, president of Sephora Europe & Middle East. 'The partnership between our unique shopping environment and the renowned service-driven environment of the Galeria Kaufhof department store group will create a new and exciting beauty shopping experience for German customers.
'Through our Sephora philosophy of "Teach, Inspire, Play", clients in Germany will enjoy an amazing range of high quality beauty products with expert advice and beauty tips that inspire our constantly growing Sephora beauty community.'
Wolfgang Link, CEO of HBC Europe and CEO Galeria Kaufhof GmbH, adds: 'With Sephora, we are gaining a global partner with whom we can give fresh impetus to the beauty segment.'