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Accessories Magazine’s 2013 Merchants Hall of Fame Inductees

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New York—Accessories Magazine is proud to announce the 3rd round of inductees into its annual Merchants Hall of Fame. The recipients were selected by the vendor and retailing community for their exceptional retailing expertise and business/fashion acumen. Each received a full-page profile in Merchants Hall of Fame section in the …

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Still Stifled By Storm After Effects, Some Retailers Reopen in New York

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New York—Although nearly 6 million customers in the greater metropolitan area remain without power, some retailers and business opened today after being closed for at least two days in the wake of Hurricane Sandy’s devastating blow. Bloomingdale’s, Macy’s Herald Square and Saks Fifth Avenue flagship stores in Manhattan opened today …

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Accessories Announces its 2012 Merchants Hall of Fame Inductees

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New York—Accessories Magazine is proud to announce the 2nd round of inductees into its annual Merchants Hall of Fame. The recipients were selected by the vendor and retailing community for their exceptional retailing expertise and business/fashion acumen. Each received a full-page profile in Merchants Hall of Fame section in the …

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A Challenge for Fall? Nordstrom’s Free Shipping for Online Orders

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Seattle—Well into the back to school season and mindful of approaching holiday season, retailers are already vying for consumers’ attention—and dollars. Nordstrom’s announcement this week that it will offer free shipping in the United States on all Nordstrom.com orders may be the first gauntlet thrown down in the battle for …

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2011 Retailer of the Year: Lord & Taylor

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The oldest upscale, specialty-retail department store chain in the U.S. shows off its makeover and kicks off a new chapter. The $25 million makeover of Lord & Taylor’s historic Fifth Avenue flagship serves as an apt metaphor for the 185-year-old retailer’s repositioning. In addition to modernizing, contemporizing and revitalizing, much …

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Accessories Magazine Honors 2011/First Merchants Hall of Fame Inductees Honored

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New York—As part of the festivities during the 22nd annual FABB (Fashion Accessories Benefit Ball), Accessories magazine honored the first 13 inductees into the 2011 Merchants Hall of Fame. “What is so impressive about Accessories magazine’s Merchants Hall of Fame awards is that all of these amazing professionals have been …

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Report: Retail Real Estate Will Stabilize Despite Hitting New Low

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Boston—Colliers International, a leading global real estate services firm, released its annual report on retail real estate trends showing new retail construction will hit a 25 year low in 2010. However, according to Colliers’ 2010 Retail Trends & Opportunities report, retail vacancies will stabilize in many markets. “We aren’t out …