The better floor of department stores is in for a shake-up — or shakedown — for spring.
Even before the financial downturn, better-priced misses’ offerings in department stores were struggling, and the macroeconomic conditions may hurt this area even more than the high end, where customers still have money to spend, even though they are cutting back, and mass, which is benefitting from consumers trading down.
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