Retailers and fashion firms felt the wrath of Hurricane Sandy, forcing them to shut down stores Sunday and Monday across a broad geographic swath from North Carolina to New England, and to close showrooms, cancel meetings and delay shipments.
Closures are likely to continue Tuesday across many areas as the hurricane’s full impact was not expected to be felt until late evening Monday in New York City and surrounding areas. The New York Stock Exchange and Nasdaq will again be closed Tuesday, as will bond markets and all New York transit operations.
Hermès is launching a Laundromat pop-up shop in NYC - dubbed Hermèsmatic - where customers can bring their old scarves to be dip-dyed by an expert. Get all the details on WWD.com. #wwdnews (📷: @donstahl)