KKR, Sycamore and Bain are said to have looked at the department store chain.
VillageLuxe is helping women monetize their wardrobes by renting items to members of the online community.
Trends and Analysis
Weekly sales up 2.7 percent year-on-year and 2.2 percent from prior week, according to The Retail Economist LLC and Goldman Sachs.
Agreements run until Oct. 15 with one-month extension available if requirements are met.
Designer and Luxury
Chanel’s Bruno Pavlovsky is to coach self-taught designer Stéphane Ashpool on building his business.
The incident on Friday came on the third day of men’s ready-to-wear shows in Paris.
Mass and Off-Price
Moody’s Investors Service expects off-pricers' share of apparel and footwear sales to approach 10 percent by 2018.
The author of summer's hottest book discusses Gone Girl comparisons and translating her editorial experience to the page.
Nordstrom will begin selling Madewell products in 15 doors and online.
Direct, Internet and Catalogue
The charge for smaller orders reflects the “unprecedented growth of online shopping,” the British retailer said.
Marketing and Consumer Behavior
How can brands cultivate a consumer who also markets the company to her friends?