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Ryan Seacrest, Terry Lundgren

Retail

Terry J. Lundgren’s Night Yields $4.5 Million for Higher Education

The industry turned out in force to honor Macy’s departing ceo.

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Terry J. Lundgren

Retail

Terry J. Lundgren on Moving Aside and His New Role

Macy’s Inc. change-in-command is seen as a long yet well-orchestrated transition.

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Jeff Gennette and Terry Lundgren

Retail

Moving Up: Jeff Gennette on His Plans for Macy’s

Aggressive testing of new products and formats to reshape much of the business are in the works.

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Retail

Jeff Gennette on Stores, Food, Technology and Meeting Ralph Lauren

The new Macy’s Inc. ceo discusses potential opportunities for the retailer and what Ralph Lauren knew about him during their first meeting.

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A rendering of Target's small-format store set to open in Herald Square.

Retail

Target to Take Manhattan’s 34th Street

The Minneapolis-based retailer’s small stores resonate with urban customers.

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A look from the new Ryan Seacrest sportswear addition.

Mens Sportswear

Ryan Seacrest Distinction Expanding Into ‘Lifewear’ Category for Fall

The sportswear will be merchandised alongside the suits in 150 Macy’s tailored-clothing departments.

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Jeffrey Gennette15 year anniversary of the Pink Pony Fund at Macy's, New York City, America - 29 Sep 2015

Financial

How Macy’s Incoming CEO Jeffrey Gennette Plans to Right the Ship

Gennette sketched out his vision for investors a week before taking the reins at the department store.

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American Apparel shop on Oxford Street closed down and empty.American Apparel shop closed down on Oxford Street, London, UK. - 26 Dec 2016.

Financial

Which Retailers Are Closing Stores in 2017

From American Apparel to Macy’s, retailers of all stripes have been suffering lately and closing stores.

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Fashion retailing's fourth-quarter report card.

Financial

Fourth-Quarter Grades: Struggling Through a Tough Course

WWD graded U.S. retailers — from Nordstrom to Wal-Mart — on the basis of improvements in their sales, profits, expenses and inventory.

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Exterior of American Apparel store with sale signs in Oxford Street. An announcement stated all of the UK and European stores will close after falling into administration.American Apparel franchise to close in Europe, London, UK - 05 Dec 2016

Financial

Retailers Shed Jobs Despite Overall Gains

Specialty stores cut 5,500 positions, while department stores eliminated 4,700 jobs.

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Mens Retail Business

Tailored Brands Results Hurt by Failing Macy’s Partnership

The 170 tuxedo rental shops inside the department stores have failed to live up to expectations.

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Retail

Ross Opens More Than Two Dozen Stores Amid Wider Retail Struggles

While store closures are rife in retail, Ross Stores is moving ahead with plans to open close to 100 stores in 2017.

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Retail

No Deal: Hudson’s Bay, Macy’s Fail to Reach Agreement

The question becomes: Where will the acquisition-minded Hudson’s Bay Co. turn its attentions to next?

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Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed without permission.Mandatory Credit: Photo by Mark Lennihan/AP/REX/Shutterstock (7734407a)Macy's flagship store is shown in New YorkMacys, NEW YORK, USA - 05 Jan 2017

Financial

Moody’s Cuts Macy’s Debt Rating

Troubles in the department store space are weighing on the company and its credit score.

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Martha Stewart and Macy's Jeff Gennette.

Retail

Macy’s, Martha Stewart Renew Multiyear Contract

Since its home product launch 10 years ago, Martha Stewart Collection has expanded to furniture and Whim, a textile and tabletop collection.

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