Saks Inc. stock was active Thursday, amid continued speculation that a deal may happen soon and that private equity firm Sycamore Partners could enter the bidding for the luxury chain in tandem with another party.
The Co-op era at Barneys New York is coming to an end. “We’re retiring the Co-op name,” said Mark Lee, Barneys chief executive officer. All existing Co-ops will be re-branded as smaller Barneys New York units.
Apparel is the fastest-growing category in terms of shopping search volume on Google, and for retailers and brands, one of the biggest sales-driving opportunities is Google’s product listing ads, or PLAs.
The world of intimate apparel is headed toward further consolidation. The newest acquisition to rock the $14.5 billion innerwear industry in the U.S. is Hanesbrands Inc.’s acquisition of Maidenform Brands Inc. in a cash transaction valued at $575 million.
Shop from the comfort of your own home. Or on the go, phone in hand. Search, browse, click; front-door delivery tomorrow. It’s the modern way. But is it always the best way? Two women who know a thing or two about soothing the fashion-acquisition beast would argue no. They’re about to do something about it.
Italians don’t neglect their sartorial style with the summer heat. In Portofino women dress with an effortless sophistication while in the Northeastern seaport city of Trieste, the fashion crowd turned out in full force for the 12th edition of ITS.
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