Selfridges Named Best Department Store in the World
London-based Selfridges & Co. was recognised as the Best Department Store in the World for a second time at the Global Department Store Summit 2012 (GDSS) in Paris. Selfridges took the top slot among finalists from around the world, including Macy’s and South Africa’s Woolworths. The International Group of Department Stores (IGDS) holds the GDSS every two years. IGDS consists of 32 members from 30 countries on five continents.