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Nordstrom Launches SPACE for Emerging Designers

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Nordstrom today launched SPACE, a new shop curated by Olivia Kim, Nordstrom Director of Creative Projects, featuring emerging and advanced designers. This undertaking is yet another example of department stores seeking to differentiate themselves by carving out multi-label boutiques filled with an (often rotating) assortment of emerging designers, such as …

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Kohl’s Donates $3 Million to the American Cancer Society

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Menomonee Falls, WI—Kohl’s  announced Tuesday the donation of $3 million over three years to the American Cancer Society to continue Kohl’s support of the fight against breast cancer. The donation will also launch the brand-new Kohl’s Healthy Families program in southeast Wisconsin, dedicated to providing information and resources on the …

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First Shopping Network to Broadcast Reality Show

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Knoxville, TN—Hoping for a knock-out ratings punch, Jewelry Television (JTV) is making an unprecedented move for the television-shopping industry. Jewelry Television (JTV) announced today that it will air Rock Star Designer, the first reality show broadcast on a home-shopping network. “JTV Rock Star Designer,” has involved a national search for …

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Kohl’s Cares Gives Back this Back-to-School Season

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Menomonee, Falls WI–Kohl’s Department Stores is featuring beloved children’s books from author Laura Numeroff available now through September, at Kohl’s stores nationwide and on Kohls.com. Each Kohl’s Cares item is priced at just $5, with 100% of the net profit supporting children’s health and education initiatives nationwide. “Kohl’s Cares is …

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H. Stern Bows Renovated Flagship in Manhattan

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New York–H.Stern has reopened its Fifth Avenue boutique which has been closed since January 2015 while undergoing a highly anticipated major renovation. The renovated boutique was developed by Studio Arthur Casas and evokes the jewelry brand’s Brazilian identity aligned with the cosmopolitan design. The architecture complements the delicate craft of …

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New York & Company, Eva Mendes Collaboration Extended to 2019

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New York—Just because a retailer collaborates with a celebrity or designer doesn’t mean it’s always successful. Witness the disastrous Target + Neiman Marcus Christmas merchandise.Or Linda Lohan collaborating with Ungaro (what were they thinking?) One that is working: New York & Company and actress and style icon Eva Mendes. They both announced Thursday …

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Shoe Carnival to Bow New Small-Market Store Concept

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Evansville, IN—Shoe Carnival, Inc., a leading retailer of moderately priced footwear and accessories, announced Thursday the launch of a new, complementary, small-market store concept. “We believe there is a tremendous, un-tapped opportunity to expand into new and fill-in existing markets with a complementary, smaller store concept. This will provide consumers …