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Retailers Add Back 258,300 Jobs With Big Gains at Specialty Stores

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Fashion

#BLM in Italy: Stella Jean Feels Lack of Support

clock August 7, 2020Alessandra Turra

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Beauty’s Creative Professionals During the Coronavirus Pandemic

clock August 7, 2020Jennifer Weil and Sandra Salibian and James Manso

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Financial

Bankruptcy Reckoning Hits Retail With Tailored Brands, Le Tote Failing

Tailored Brands and Le Tote with Lord & Taylor join the list of firms tripped up by dealmaking and now in Chapter 11.

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Financial

Le Tote, Lord & Taylor File Bankruptcy

The subscription service bought the department store last year in a novel deal that didn’t hold up to the coronavirus.

clock August 2, 2020Evan Clark

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Retail

Macerich Maps Out Plans to Reopen Shopping Centers

The real estate investment trust hopes to have all of its properties open by mid-June. Meanwhile, only about 26 percent of tenants paid April rent.

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YONKERS, NEW YORK - OCTOBER 14: Le Tote Rental Studio @ Lord + Taylor Ridge Hill on October 14, 2019 in Yonkers, New York. (Photo by Eugene Gologursky/Getty Images)

Retail

Sources: Lord & Taylor in Dire Straits, a Possible Liquidation?

The venerable department store has long been an underperformer in the sector.

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YONKERS, NEW YORK - OCTOBER 14: Le Tote Rental Studio @ Lord + Taylor Ridge Hill on October 14, 2019 in Yonkers, New York. (Photo by Eugene Gologursky/Getty Images)

Retail

Le Tote Conjures Lord & Taylor’s Next Act

The company will open a Lord & Taylor pop-up in Manhattan’s SoHo as the first step in the reinvention of the department store retailer.

clock December 9, 2019Sharon Edelson

People walk on a sidewalk along the entrance to Lord & Taylor department store at Garden State Plaza, in Paramus, N.JNew Jersey Retailer Stores, Paramus, USA - 25 Oct 2017

Retail

HBC Completes Sale of Lord & Taylor to Le Tote

HBC now holds an equity stake of approximately 25 percent in Le Tote, and a right to designate two members to Le Tote’s board.

clock November 8, 2019Lisa Lockwood

This photo shows the Barneys department store in New York. The luxury retailer could be joining a growing list of retailers that have filed for bankruptcy. Barneys New York is filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, the latest retailer to buckle as shoppers move online. The iconic clothier founded almost a century ago will keep the doors open at its 10-story Madison Avenue store, but it has secured $75 million in financing to pay employees and vendors as it seeks a buyerBarneys Bankruptcy, New York, USA - 16 Jul 2019

Technology

6 Headlines that Captivated the Retail Industry in 2019

Revisit some of the biggest news stories from this year so far.

clock November 5, 2019WWD Staff

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Intimates

EXCLUSIVE: Hanky Panky Partners With Influencer Lindsi Lane

The collection marks the intimates company’s first influencer-design collaboration.

clock October 12, 2019Kellie Ell

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Retail

Walmart Relaunches Scoop for a New Cost-Conscious Consumer

The retail giant is embracing trends as never before.

clock September 16, 2019Sharon Edelson

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Retail

HBC Sells Lord & Taylor to Le Tote

The deal creates a new business model for America’s oldest department store.

clock August 28, 2019David Moin

People walk on a sidewalk along the entrance to Lord & Taylor department store at Garden State Plaza, in Paramus, N.JNew Jersey Retailer Stores, Paramus, USA - 25 Oct 2017

Financial

Le Tote Inks Deal to Buy Lord & Taylor

The $75 million deal leaves Lord & Taylor’s 38 remaining stores and web site afloat.

clock August 28, 2019Kellie Ell

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Retail

Lord & Taylor Deal Seen Near

Though the famous flagship and a few stores closed, a deal would leave a Lord & Taylor chain operating intact.

clock August 8, 2019David Moin

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People

Enterprising Lord & Taylor Senior Executive Gerald Blum Dies at 86

As an NYU undergrad in need of a part-time job, Blum started out as a Lord & Taylor stock boy and built a 40-year career there.

clock July 29, 2019Rosemary Feitelberg

Retail

Barneys Says It’s Not Downsizing on Madison Avenue

Contrary to published reports, the luxury retailer said it’s not slimming down.

clock April 4, 2019Sharon Edelson

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Fashion Features

Bridget Foley’s Diary: What’s Next for Fifth Avenue?

With Tommy gone, an urban development expert discusses how retail exits will impact New York’s most storied shopping street.

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