Mervyns and Boscov’s, which are on a growing list of retailers that have filed for bankruptcy because of the troubled economy, are shuttering underperforming stores.
Hayward, Calif.-based Mervyns plans to shut 26 of its 176 units by late October or early November: 11 in California, six in Texas, four in Arizona, four in Nevada and one in Idaho. Mervyns operates in six states in the West and Southwest.
Issa Rae stopped by WWD's NYC headquarters to talk about season two of "Insecure," which premieres this Sunday on HBO. Click link in bio for all the details. #wwdeye (📷: @jgreenery; Styled by @mayteallende)
A Stella McCartney sketch of a custom dress made from protein-based silk in partnership with biotech lab Bolt Threads. The dress will be displayed at The Museum of Modern Art's upcoming design exhibition, "Items: Is Fashion Modern?"