PENNY’S, SEARS GO FOR COLOR IN BESTSELLERS
NEW YORK — The desire for shape and color is not limited to the high-end market. Mass market and nationwide chain retailers report that the demand for color is reflected in their best-selling jackets.
The best-selling jacket at Sears, Roebuck is a fully lined wool single-breasted blazer by Sag Harbor at $70, and the most popular color is red, a spokeswoman said.
J.C. Penney Co. sold about 8,400 Worthington lined wool blazers, at $69, in the last six weeks. Hunter was the top color, with others including red, navy, royal and brown.