Macy’s

The women’s area of the Hermes shoe salon in SoHo.

Retail

Hermès Paris Shoe Salon Bows in SoHo, Offering Six Months of Eye Candy

The fashion house zeros in on the item consumers can’t get enough of: shoes.

clock 2hSharon Edelson

A package from Amazon Prime is loaded for delivery on a UPS truck, in New York. Amazon is extending its annual "Prime Day" promotion to 30 hours this year. Amazon will offer discounts and other deals in an effort to boost sales during the slower summer months. This year's Prime Day will start at 9 p.m. ET on July 10, 2017. While Amazon has claimed success, there have been grumblings that Prime Day deals have been unimpressive or involve older modelsTEC--Amazon-Prime Day, New York, USA - 09 May 2017

Financial

Retail’s Prime Day Pile On

Amazon’s massive sale suits its own purposes, but Prime Day creates both challenges and opportunities for other merchants.

clock July 16, 2018Evan Clark

Retail

Macys.com, Bloomingdales.com Hit by Data Breach

Macy’s Inc. said only a small number of shoppers were affected by the data breach.

clock July 9, 2018David Moin

Laura Geller's Filter First Foundation.

Products

No Camera Required: Laura Geller’s Foundation Comes With Own Enhancing Filter

The first launches under new ownership, Laura Geller’s Filter First Luminous Foundation and Concealer could pull in as much as $10 million.

clock July 6, 2018Faye Brookman

Shoppers walk along Oxford Street in London, Britain, 26 May 2018. The UK has economy has reported its worst quarterly GDP figures since 2013, official figures have shown. Growth has fallen to just 0.1 per cent.UK economy worst quarterly GDP figures for five years, London, United Kingdom - 26 May 2018

Financial

The Consumer Spending Conundrum

Central banks in the U.S., Britain and Europe are all facing the same problem.

clock June 28, 2018Kathryn Hopkins

Macy's on Herald Square in ManhattanMacy's on Herald Square in Manhattan, New York, America - 07 Jan 2016After a disappointing 2015, Macy's plans to restructure its business and eliminate more than 4,500 positions. The retailer announced the locations of 36 stores closing across the U.S.

Markets

Macy’s Embraces Innovation to Upgrade Retail Experience

The retailer’s head of new business development was the keynote speaker at the inaugural Lead Assembly presentation.

clock June 21, 2018Jean E. Palmieri

A special kit was created for Macy's.

Beauty Features

Macy’s Adds SmileDirectClub to Impulse Beauty Department

Aligned teeth are as important to overall beauty today as the right lipstick. Dovetailing with that, Macy’s has added. SmileDirectClub to 100 of its stores.

clock June 20, 2018Faye Brookman

b8ta macy's

Financial

Buying Innovation, the New Path Forward for Fashion

Experts expect the fashion industry to delve more into deals like Macy’s investments in B8ta and Story.

clock June 18, 2018Evan Clark

Retail

Macy’s Names Chief Technology Officer

Macy’s is bringing in new technology and formats to its stores.

clock June 13, 2018David Moin

Beauty Features

Fragrance Sales Are on the Upswing

After three years of sluggish growth, scent sales are starting to pick up as Millennials discover the appeal of the category.

clock June 12, 2018Pete Born

Desert35 Poppy Collection.

Fragrance

Sharon Farsijani Turns Her Memoir Into a Fragrance Brand

In addition to her custom perfumery business, Desert35 is launching two fragrance collections inspired by Farsijani’s upcoming memoir.

clock June 7, 2018Layla Ilchi

Nata Dvir

Beauty Features

How Nata Dvir Is Helping Macy’s Beauty Go Millennial

Macy’s general business manager for beauty opens up about her career path, the Deeper Beauty campaign and reaching the Millennial consumer.

clock June 1, 2018Alexa Tietjen

Retail Realities On Display at ReCon

Real Estate

Retail Realities at ReCon

Attendees drew different conclusions from the event.

clock May 31, 2018Sharon Edelson

Retail

Macy’s Names Paula Price Chief Financial Officer

Karen Hoguet, one of the industry’s most highly regarded financial executives, is retiring from Macy’s.

clock May 23, 2018David Moin

A worker pushes shopping carts in front of a Wal-Mart store in La Habra, Calif. Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is forming a partnership with China's largest online direct retailer, giving JD.com ownership of its Yihaodian marketplace platform assets, including the brand, website and appWal Mart Stores JDcom, La Habra, USA

Financial

Why Retailers Love Themselves

Retailers of all stripes have been supporting their share prices with buybacks, but that might be about to change.

clock May 21, 2018Evan Clark

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