Macy's on Herald Square in ManhattanMacy's on Herald Square in Manhattan, New York, America - 07 Jan 2016After a disappointing 2015, Macy's plans to restructure its business and eliminate more than 4,500 positions. The retailer announced the locations of 36 stores closing across the U.S.


Macy’s Advancing Mobile Checkout in Innovation Agenda

The $25 billion retailer is doubling down on efforts to makes its stores more relevant and customer-centric.

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Jack Hruska at Bloomingdale's.


Jack Hruska Leaving Bloomingdale’s, Pretty Much

Though ready to bask in the island lifestyle in St. Croix, the Bloomingdale’s veteran will be tapped to consult on various projects.

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The Marc Jacobs Nintendo bag.

Marketing and Promotion

Super Mario to Star at Bloomingdale’s This Spring

The partnership with Nintendo speaks to the popularity of Nineties nostalgia.

clock February 22, 2018Jean E. Palmieri

Charlotte Cho

Beauty Features

Charlotte Cho: Digital Is the Perfect K-beauty Platform

Soko Glam has built a following by going against the mainstream digital playbook.

clock February 21, 2018Faye Brookman

Clean Reserve Avant Garden launches this month.


Clean’s Newest Fragrance Comes Fresh from the Garden

Clean fragrances is taking a deeper dive into eco-conscious and sustainable fragrances to meet consumer demand.

clock February 2, 2018Faye Brookman

Visitors attend for the opening day of the 91st Pitti Immagine Uomo in Florence, Italy, 10 January 2017. The fashion exhibition for men's clothing and accessory collections runs from 10 to 13 January.91st Pitti Immagine Uomo in Florence, Italy - 10 Jan 2017

Mens Retail Business

Retailers Seek Best-in-Class Brands at Pitti Uomo

The Florentine fair provides retailers with a comprehensive overview of the market by showcasing top brands in every category along with a slew of special events. Here, retailers weigh in on what they expect to discover at the show.

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A rendering of the Music is Universal pop-up shop at Bloomingdale’s.


Bloomingdale’s Teams With Universal Music Group and Bravado for Major Retail Promotion

Music Is Universal will feature exclusive women’s, men’s and children’s merchandise and artist collections, limited-edition product and in-store activations.

clock January 4, 2018Lisa Lockwood

Disco looks at Net-a-Porter.

Designer and Luxury

Nostalgia for Seventies, Eighties and Nineties Permeates Spring

Fashion directors were asked which decades their customers most relate to.

clock December 19, 2017Lisa Lockwood

Rendering of Bloomingdale's renovated fashion floor.


With a Sweeping Renovation, Bloomingdale’s 59th Street Looks to Sharpen Its Edge

The near-total renovation of the 815,000-square-foot flagship progresses to the women’s floors next year.

clock December 11, 2017David Moin

Details at Gucci RTW Spring 2018


Forever 21 Cites Dozens of Brands in Fight Over Gucci Stripes

The chain is relying on the sale of striped items by everyone from Balenciaga to J. Crew to undermine Gucci’s trademarks.

clock November 29, 2017Kali Hays

Bloomingdale's holiday windows have scenes and songs from the upcoming movie "The Greatest Showman."


For Children of All Ages, a Bloomingdale’s Circus

Bloomingdale’s holiday promotion is about entertainment and creating a different experience.

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Jose Azulay in Unode50's new Studio concept store in SoHo.


Unode50 Creative Director: Rebel Whose Cause is Expanding Jewelry’s Parameters

Creative force behind jewelry brand enjoys bending the rules.

clock November 15, 2017Sharon Edelson

DCL Skincare

Skin Care

DCL Skincare Launches at Bloomingdale’s

The brand is offering 22 of its products and hosting educational consumer events at the retailer.

clock November 10, 2017Layla Ilchi

Under the Story big top, themed, "Home For the Holidays."


‘The Greatest Showman’ and Its Cast of Characters Take a Bow at Story

Ground-breaking retailer hooks up with potential holiday blockbuster film.

clock November 9, 2017Sharon Edelson

Galeries Lafayette store


Galeries Lafayette Ramps Up Global Push

Further advancement into the Middle East marks an unorthodox move for the department store industry.

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