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A Gap store at Hong Kong Plaza in Shanghai.

Gap Leadership on Talent: We’ll Grow Our Own

Gap Inc., a company that has struggled to attract and retain talent, has figured out where it’s going to get its future executives — from its own ranks.

An Urban Outfitters store.

Ted Marlow Retiring From Urban Outfitters

Veteran retail executive to conclude second tenure as brand’s leader in August.

Tadashi Yanai

Tadashi Yanai: Fashion’s Fastest Man

Tadashi Yanai, Japan’s richest man, likes to think big. His next goal? To turn his Fast Retailing company into the world’s largest apparel chain by 2020.

Retail Revolution

Harvard’s Rajiv Lal on the Future of Brick-and-Mortar

Rajiv Lal, professor of retailing at Harvard Business School, is asking the question that is on everyone’s mind in his recent book, “Retail Revolution: Will Your Brick-and-Mortar Store Survive?”

Farla Efros

Farla Efros Promoted to HRC President

Antony Karabus continues as chief executive officer.

Leslie Wexner’s Son Harry Learning the Ropes

Young Harry Wexner has worked part time at Bath & Body Works.

Former Retail Exec Magnozzi Dead at 87

Magnozzi was a general manager of the former May Department Stores.

Cammarata to Retire, Meyrowitz to Add Chairman Title at TJX

Bernard “Ben” Cammarata will retire as chairman of The TJX Cos. Inc. after nearly 40 years of service with the company. The retirement will be effective at the company’s annual meeting, scheduled for June 11, after which Carol Meyrowitz, TJX’s chief executive officer, is expected to be elected to add the chairman’s role to her […]

A. Alfred Taubman

Mall Developer Alfred Taubman Dies

Major real estate and society figure was 91.