Galeria's announcement that it would close 52 more stores caused a stir in the affected cities. The City Day is already calling for follow-up concepts: “There are already ideas or plans on how new life can come into the department stores: as a university location or school, with start-ups, co-working labs, artist studios or with the citizen service, as more -Generational house or residential building,” demanded the chief executive officer of the city council, Helmut Dedy, on Tuesday.
These locations stand out on the closure list.
The end of the big Bremen house comes as a surprise. The Bremen Senate now wants to put pressure on the branch not to close because it is viable in terms of sales. In addition, there will be elections in the state of Bremen this year. Galeria insiders believe improvements are possible: