NEW YORK — As its name implies, Anthropologie studies its customers a little more closely than most retailers to find out what they really want. For its efforts, the chain has been rewarded with 31 out of 37 quarters of positive same-store sales since opening.
While other retailers complain about the dismal economic environment and its impact on business, the 43-unit chain based in Philadelphia has logged a compound annual growth rate of 40 percent on average for the last five years — enviable under the best of circumstances.
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)