The chain’s apparel business slumped last year, but improvements are expected as early as this spring.
Tranoï founders Armand and Martine Hadida could talk business with retailers since the pair also own the L’Eclaireur stores.
A Canadian offshoot of the #GrabYourWallet campaign is planning to protest Hudson’s Bay in Toronto.
The mall developer believes bigger is better.
The couponing and cash back web site said the acquisition and partnership will drive traffic to fashion merchants.
While turning profitable, turnaround efforts continue by downsizing the retail footprint.
Online and off-price gains, inventory controls and greater full-price selling fueled the profit increase.
Other predictions include: more mobile commerce, psychographic data, subscription services and more store closures.
Shopping center giant pursues ever-larger properties.