As U.S. retailing consolidates, Starbucks sees adding 12,000 stores worldwide through 2021.
The Austin, Tex.-based jeweler could be valued at $1 billion or higher in the Jefferies-run process.
J. Crew Group is working to improve its business and moving to create a succession plan.
The event drew a host of New York social fixtures to Lincoln Center on Monday night.
Improved retail sales and appealing fall trends are expected to boost business at the upcoming Dallas Market Center.
A source reports a deal was reached to sell J. Jill within the past week although the identity of the buyer could not be learned.