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Birmingham Harvey Nichols

Harvey Nichols Overhauls England Store, Adds Tech Elements

Store undergoes complete refurbishment, with a boutique-y feel and a focus on service.

For U.S. Retailers, Int’l Tourist Traffic Takes a Detour

International tourism to the U.S. is up and the outlook is strong but retailers must come up with ways to get them to shop more.

Back-to-school

B-t-s Spending Expected to Be Flat, According to Brand Keys

The biggest increases in the choice of where and how they shopped were specialty apparel retailers.

Madewell

Nordstrom-Madewell Partnership Advances

The Seattle-based retailer will expand Madewell offerings sold in Nordstrom to 30 locations.

El Palacio de Hierro

Mexico’s El Palacio to Open Luxury Flagship Nov. 5

El Palacio de Hierro's remodeled store will house luxury brands including Louis Vuitton, Gucci and Prada.

Outside a Bon-Ton location.

Bon-Ton Hires William Tracy as Chief Operating Officer

William Tracy, 61, joins Bon-Ton from the Hudson's Bay Co.

Marks & Spencer

Marks & Spencer Makes Changes to Top Management

Steve Rowe will replace John Dixon as head of general merchandise.

Joelle Maher Named President for the Sears Nameplate

She will work on developing the Shop Your Way strategy for the Sears business.

A view outside the Macy's store in Herald Square.

Macy’s Closing Pittsburgh Store, Rethinking Space

The retailer is examining alternative uses for underproductive space around the country.