Retailing


Store Savvy: STORY’s Newest Theme, Have Fun!

A letter from the "editor," founder Rachel Shechtman.

STORY knows that girls (and guys) just wanna have fun! The Chelsea lifestyle and fashion boutique rotates themes--aka … [Read more...]

Item of the Day: sachaGRACE Jewelry

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Sacha and Grace certainly see things clearly.Designers Sacha Nizami and Grace Neal are two of the newest players in jewelry, … [Read more...]

WalMart.com Hires Former Ebay Exec

VP, Global Product at Walmart eCommerce

In efforts to boost its user experience, Wal-Mart Stores Inc. has appointed Jordan Sweetnam to vice president of global product … [Read more...]

JCPenney Uses Pinterest Boards at Mall Stores in Mother’s Day Promo

JCPenney

Everyone gets inspired by Pinterest boards, and JCPenney wants to maximize that interest by placing its boards right inside malls, … [Read more...]

Shop For a Cause: Rafe New York x ARK

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Here's a sales pitch (with a heart): shop now, get a Fall 2016 bag in advance of this Summer and help kids go to school. Sounds … [Read more...]

In the Market: What’s In Store for Henri Bendel for Fall ’16

Henri Bendel

Henri Bendel held its editor preview today to show off what's coming for Fall 2016. In recent years, Bendel's had shifted from a … [Read more...]

Item of the Day: Kipling’s ‘Sophisticated’ Styles; Eco-Friendly Line

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Even women’s accessories have to aesthetically “grow up” somehow—and this is a business strategy that Kipling has in mind … [Read more...]

2016 Retailer of the Year: Bloomingdale’s

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Most people are shocked to learn that Bloomingdale’s has just 35 stores. As a retail brand often referred to as the crown jewel in … [Read more...]

Chan Luu Opens Flagship in Santa Monica for 20th Anniversary

Chan Luu Santa Monica

Lifestyle brand Chan Luu is celebrating its 20th anniversary with the opening of its first flagship store in Santa Monica, … [Read more...]

Cooperativa Sells Latin American Fashions…With a Twist

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Close your eyes. What comes to mind when you imagine Latin American fashion and accessories? Maybe you visualized colorful woven … [Read more...]

Lord & Taylor Fetes New Rose Brand Symbol

NEW YORK, NEW YORK - APRIL 07: at Birdcage Spring Launch Event At Lord & Taylor on April 7, 2016 in New York City.  (Photo by Cindy Ord/Getty Images for Lord & Taylor)

Everything is coming up roses at Lord & Taylor.The retailer recently celebrated its new rose icon and opening of its … [Read more...]

Boutique Africaine: A New Site for African Merchandise

Boutique Africaine

Those who love African and African-inspired apparel, accessories and home items now have a designated spot to go.Launching … [Read more...]