Saks Fifth Avenue

Orchard Mile is bringing European labels to summer dwellers in Martha’s Vineyard.

Retail

It’s Summertime, and the Popping Up Is Easy

Vacationing consumers may be the best cohort of all since they’re predisposed to spend money.

clock July 18, 2018Sharon Edelson

Retail

Sidney Mayer, Longtime Saks Merchant, Dies at 89

He spent nearly 40 years at the retail company, most of it in the men’s division.

clock July 16, 2018Jean E. Palmieri

The Sacai New York Times Window at Saks Fifth Avenue.

Fashion Scoops

Saks Backs New York Times, Sacai ‘Truth’ Capsule With Window

It’s not often that a cornerstone of democracy and retail meet.

clock July 13, 2018Kali Hays

Inside Saks Fifth Avenue’s 10022-Shoe store in Greenwich, CT

Financial

Richard Baker’s Dealmaking at Hudson’s Bay

Richard Baker has built his retail empire through dealmaking.

clock July 9, 2018Evan Clark

People

Fashion Illustrator Jim Howard Focus of Denver Exhibit

Jim Howard did illustrations for ads for stores such as Saks Fifth Avenue, Bonwit Teller and I. Magnin, as well as Bullock’s in Los Angeles.

clock July 3, 2018Rebecca Kleinman

Art Meets Art's fragrance offering

Beauty Features

Art Meets Art Makes Fragrances Inspired by Cult Classic Songs

The brand made its U.S. launch this week at Saks Fifth Avenue.

clock June 20, 2018Alexa Tietjen

Chatbots are adding a new stream of revenue for retailers.

Business Features

Think Tank: Creating New Revenue Streams With Chat

The cofounders of Headliner Labs explain how retailers are generating new e-commerce revenue via chat and chatbots.

clock June 19, 2018Caroline Klatt and Dana Gibber

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

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Fashion Scoops

Tina Lutz on How She Started a Company in New York and Runs It From Berlin

Tina Lutz runs Lutz Morris from Berlin, but she still is very much connected to New York.

clock June 7, 2018Rosemary Feitelberg

Kate Oldham

Beauty Features

Kate Oldham Shares a Glimpse Into the Future of Saks’ Flagship

Oldham elaborated on Saks’ plans to renovate its Fifth Avenue flagship — a three-year process expected to cost $250 million.

clock May 29, 2018Alexa Tietjen

AtmosphereNordstrom Mens Store VIP Party, New York, USA - 10 Apr 2018

Marketing and Promotion

Nordstrom, Saks Fifth Avenue Scored Top Spots in ABX Index for April

The ABX Index for April measured ad effectiveness exclusively for fashion retailers.

clock May 24, 2018Tracey Greenstein

Valerie Cooper, Marc Metrick

Parties

The Society of Memorial Sloan Kettering Hosts Spring Ball

MSK brought a dose of spring florals to the Plaza Hotel on Tuesday night.

clock May 23, 2018Kristen Tauer

A look at Saks Jewelry on 2.

Jewelry

Saks Fifth Avenue Unveils Renovated Jewelry Department

The retailer has moved jewelry to the second floor of its flagship.

clock May 22, 2018Misty White Sidell

A look at Saks Beauty Floor 2.0.

Beauty Features

Saks Fifth Avenue Unveils Beauty Floor 2.0

The revamped beauty floor, located on level two, embodies what Saks is pointing to as the future of beauty.

clock May 22, 2018Alexa Tietjen

Loop's GiftNow service helps ease the process of gift giving.

Mergers and Acquisitions

Synchrony to Acquire Gift-giving Platform Loop

The financial services company is positioning itself for future commerce in a changing world.

clock May 10, 2018Evan Clark

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A protest by animal rights activiists CAFT (Coalition to Abolish the Fur trade) against the use of fur by the Fashion industry blockades one of the venues for London Fashion Week in the Aldwych.Anti-Fur Protest, London Fashion Week, UK - 17 Sep 2017

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U.K. Government Should Consider Banning Fur, Post-Brexit  

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