Since the financial meltdown of 2008, “value” has been the buzzword for retailers looking to ring in sales from spendthrift shoppers.
With an appetite for great deals and trendy fashions — a pairing that once seemed antithetical — the consumer has flocked to those crafty retailers that have been able to strike a balance between the two. And Bloomingdale’s, with its upscale positioning, is one of the latest to enter into the value market with a handful of outlet concepts.
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