Macy’s Disappointing Q3 Sales, Forecast Sends Shivers to Retailers’ Shares


New York—Macy’s Inc. today lowered its full year forecast after reporting third quarter sales and comp stores sales below … [Read more...]

Former Macy’s DMM Joins Haskell Jewels as EVP

Garth Leas accepts his plaque honoring his induction into Accessories Magazine's Hall of Fame

Garth Leas has joined Haskell Jewels as Executive Vice President of Merchandising Licensed Brands, Jewelry and Timepieces. Prior … [Read more...]

Macy’s Releases Holiday Shopping Survey Results

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Macy's is gearing up for the holidays. The retailer polled more than 5,000 Macy’s shoppers (ages 18+) about their holiday spending … [Read more...]

Accessories Magazine’s Retailer of the Year

Retailer of the Year

Each year, Accessories honors a deserving department store for Retailer of the Year. Below, a look at previous winners with links … [Read more...]

Expert: Small Is the Next BIG Story in Retail

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Stevens, PA--Macy's recently announced it will be closing 35 to 40 stores by next year.  This will likely mark the slow, steady … [Read more...]

Macy’s Announces Plans for 35 to 40 Store Closings

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Cincinnati—Although specifying that soon-to-be closed Macy’s stores represent only 1% of the department store company’s total, … [Read more...]

Macy’s Premieres Its First Off-Price Backstage Stores


New York—Macy’s entered the increasingly crowded field of off-price retail with the debut this week of its first Macy’s Backstage … [Read more...] Launches Alliance to Provide Independent Designers an Outlet


New York—Determined to attract yet another generation to its department store business, Macy’s today announced the launch of a … [Read more...]

Macy’s Reports Disappointing Q2 Earnings; Lowers Guidance, Looks to China


Macy’s revealed disappointing second quarter results, and it's looking to China for future growth opportunities.In an earnings … [Read more...]

Macy’s, Bloomingdale’s Roll Out Same-Day Delivery to Additional Markets


Cincinnati—If you don’t think same-day delivery is being a key marketing tool for major retailers, take a look at this news today … [Read more...]

Surprise: Sears Jumps in Popularity as Back-to-School Destination


London—Poor Sears hasn’t made many "best of" lists lately. After years of losing sales, spin offs, REITS etc. the beleaguered … [Read more...]

Amazon: Nation’s Top Apparel Retailer by 2017


Macy's, watch your back, Amazon is coming for you!Amazon will become our country’s top apparel retailer by 2017, “comfortably … [Read more...]