Brisk leasing and rising attendance are fueling an improved outlook at marts in Dallas, Atlanta and Chicago, despite headwinds that slowed spring sales for many retailers.
“The results that we’ve seen in the first half are pretty positive, so we are walking into August StyleMax feeling pretty good about everything,” said Susan Glick, vice president of Merchandise Mart Properties in Chicago, which produces the seasonal show. “We’ve expanded contemporary, premium denim and accessories, which seem to be the hot categories.”
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)