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Company Overview of Douglas Holding AG

Company Overview

Douglas Holding AG, together with its subsidiaries, operates specialty stores in Germany and internationally. Its stores offer perfumeries, including cosmetics and skincare products; books; jewelry, watches, and clocks; women’s fashion apparel; and confectionery products. The company operates approximately 1,190 perfumeries under the Douglas brand name; 296 bookstores under the Thalia brand name; 210 jewelry stores under the Christ brand name; 13 fashion stores under the AppelrathCüpper brand name; and 235 confectionary stores under the Hussel brand name. Douglas Holding AG also provides its products through online shops. The company was founded in 1949 and is headquartered in Hagen, Germany...

Kabeler Strasse 4

Hagen,  58099


Founded in 1949

23,623 Employees


49 2 331 6900


49 23 3169 0271

Key Executives for Douglas Holding AG

Chief Executive Officer and Member of Executive Board
Age: 59
Chief Financial Officer and Member of Executive Board
Head of Investor Relations and Head of Mergers & Acquisitions
Head of Taxes
Head of Group Auditing & Risk Management
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Douglas Holding AG Key Developments

Douglas Holding Reportedly Presents Highest Bid For Iberica de Drogueria

Douglas Holding AG has presented the highest bid for the takeover of Ibérica de Droguería y Perfumería, S.A.U. among a number of rival suitors which include Spanish rival Druni SA and French major Sephora SA, daily El Confidencial reported. H.I.G. Capital, LLC, the owner of Iberica de Drogueria, hopes to sell the chain by the end of 2016 as it seeks fresh capital.

Douglas Holding Unsponsored ADR To Be Deleted From Other OTC

Douglas Holding A G Unsponsored ADR (Germany) will be deleted from Other OTC, effective March 15, 2016. The deletion was due to termination of ADR/GDR program.

Douglas Holding AG Announces Changes of Headquarters Address

Douglas Holding AG will move its headquarters from Hagen to Dusseldorf, merging all customer-facing functions currently based in Hagen with the company's online team currently based in Cologne.

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