Profiles

In-depth interviews with top retailers

Longchamp Opens Madison Ave Flagship

Longchamp's Madison Avenue flagship, designed by architect Eric Carlson

New York—La Maison Madison, Longchamp’s flagship boutique at 713 Madison Avenue, recently opened with a new design concept that … [Read more...]

10 Minutes with… Steve Madden

Steve Madden

Steve Madden--the man and the brand--have had quite a journey these past two decades.Celebrating 20 years in business, Steve … [Read more...]

How I Did It! Miss Jackson’s

A milliner and corseterie, Nelle Sheilds Jackson started Miss Jackson’s in 1910

Founded around old oil wealth, the 100-year old Miss Jackson’s uses its charms to strike it rich with  new generations.Miss … [Read more...]

Gottschalks Executives Plan New Retail Venture

Gottschalks by Joe Levy

Fresno--Former executives of Gottschalks department stores said they intend to launch a new department store chain in "the image … [Read more...]

Katz to Succeed Tansky at Neiman Marcus Group

Karen Katz

Dallas--Neiman Marcus Group Inc. reported Monday that Karen Katz would succeed Burton Tansky as president and ceo. While it is no … [Read more...]

JCPenney Targets $23 Billion in Sales by 2014

JCPenney storefront

Plano, TX--JC Penney is aiming to add $5 billion in sales to hit a $23 billion target by 2014, the company has told investors and … [Read more...]

Ralph Lauren Gives Paris an American Taste

Ralph Lauren store in Paris

Paris--For the last week, it's all been about an "American in Paris" as designer Ralph Lauren received the French medal of honor … [Read more...]

Barneys Expands on Coasts

Barneys New York logo

NEW YORK—Barneys confirmed today that it has signed leases for new Barneys Co-op stores in Brooklyn, NY, and Santa Monica, … [Read more...]