Hudson’s Bay

exterior view of the Lord & Taylor flagship store on Fifth Avenue in Manhattan, New York

Fashion Scoops

Hudson’s Bay and Land & Buildings Square Off in Ontario

The activist has appealed a decision by Ontario Securities Commission to conditionally approve the retailer’s Rhône Capital plans.

clock November 15, 2017Evan Clark

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

Retail

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

Retail

Toronto Exchange Green Lights HBC Equity Transaction

HBC is selling the Lord & Taylor flagship to WeWork.

clock November 7, 2017David Moin

Retail

Signa Pressuring HBC to Talk Kaufhof Deal

Signa chairman and founder René Benko is pressing for a meeting soon with HBC.

clock November 7, 2017David Moin

A View of a Sign at a Saks Fifth Avenue Store in New York New York Usa 30 July 2013 Reports on 29 July State That Saks Fifth Avenue Will Be Sold to Hudson's Bay a Company Based in Canada who Also Owns the Store Lord & Taylor For 2 4 Billion Us Dollars United States New YorkUsa Saks Fifth Avenue - Jul 2013

Retail

Pappas Named Chief Marketing Officer of HBC

He had been interim chief marketing officer since June.

clock November 6, 2017Lisa Lockwood

A man walks past the Lord & Taylor flagship store, in New York. The store, known for its holiday displays along Fifth Avenue, is being sold to the office space sharing company WeWork. The nearly 100-year-old building will be converted to WeWork headquarters, with less than a quarter of the space remaining for a Lord & Taylor store. Ten of the building's 11 floors are now devoted to retailLord Taylor Flagship-WeWork, New York, USA - 24 Oct 2017

Financial

Hudson’s Bay Calls Foul on Land & Buildings’ Activist Agitation

The activist investor is pushing HBC to consider an unsolicited offer for its German business, among other things.

clock November 2, 2017Kali Hays

Retail

Hudson’s Bay Co. Receives Offer for Kaufhof in Germany

HBC has only owned the struggling Kaufhof business for two years.

clock November 1, 2017David Moin

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Financial

Happy Holidays and Woe to Department Stores

Forecasts call for holiday sales gains of 3 to 4 percent or higher, but not for the traditional mall anchors.

clock October 31, 2017David Moin and Evan Clark

A man walks past the Lord & Taylor flagship store, in New York. The store, known for its holiday displays along Fifth Avenue, is being sold to the office space sharing company WeWork. The nearly 100-year-old building will be converted to WeWork headquarters, with less than a quarter of the space remaining for a Lord & Taylor store. Ten of the building's 11 floors are now devoted to retailLord Taylor Flagship-WeWork, New York, USA - 24 Oct 2017

Financial

Richard Baker Puts Real Estate Back in the Retail Spotlight

Hudson’s Bay is considering selling its Vancouver flagship just a week after cutting a deal for Lord & Taylor’s Fifth Avenue flagship.

clock October 31, 2017Evan Clark and David Moin

Retail

Hudson’s Bay Co. Looking at Another Big Property Sale

HBC has been out front monetizing key real estate holdings.

clock October 30, 2017David Moin

Richard Baker

Retail

HBC’s Richard Baker, on Lord & Taylor, WeWork and His Next CEO

HBC’s executive chairman sees a future for the Lord & Taylor.

clock October 25, 2017David Moin

Traffic passes the flagship store of Lord & Taylor in New York on Thursday, June 22, 2006. Federated Department Stores Inc. is close to signing a deal to sell its Lord & Taylor chain to private-equity player Apollo Real Estate Advisors and shopping center developer NRDC Real Estate Advisors LLC for approximately $1.2 billion. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)

Retail

HBC Selling Lord & Taylor Flagship to WeWork

The deal will greatly reduce debt and add liquidity at HBC.

clock October 24, 2017David Moin

Retail

Activist Shareholder Steps Up Pressure on HBC

Land & Buildings Investment Management says it will call for a special meeting of HBC shareholders.

clock October 23, 2017David Moin

Jerry Storch, chief executive officer, Hudson’s bay Co.

Retail

Jerry Storch Leaving Hudson’s Bay Co.

Storch was HBC’s top retail executive with broad responsibilities.

clock October 20, 2017David Moin

Human Resources

Andrew Taylor Named VP of P.R. at Hudson’s Bay Co.

Taylor previously worked at Burberry.

clock October 13, 2017David Moin

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