After a tough close to 2013, retailers are licking their wounds, starting to feel some of their old life return and — once again — talking up their future expansion to Wall Street.
“Just to recap 2013, it was a good year for us and — actually it was a good 11 months,” said Terry J. Lundgren, chairman, president and chief executive officer of Macy’s Inc., at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch Consumer & Retail Conference Tuesday. Inclement weather in January forced 244 of the company’s stores to close temporarily.
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