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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, Macy’s Inc. today announced plans to close 35 to 40 in early 2016 as the company works to “optimize its omnichannel approach to customers across America.” Repercussions of Omnichannel “Physical stores remain absolutely vital …

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

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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 from Macy’s, Inc. The department store company announced that Macy’s and Bloomingdale’s are expanding same-day delivery service to nine additional markets, beginning this month, for products purchased online …

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Macy’s Inc. Merging Store and Online Buying, Closing 14 Stores

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New York–Macy’s and Bloomingdale’s are restructuring their merchandising and marketing teams to combine online and in-store functions. In a wide-ranging announcement released Thursday by Macy’s Inc. detailed adjustments included in-store staffing, several new stores openings and 14 existing stores closing. “Going forward, one unified merchandising and marketing organization – a …

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Macy’s Inc. Outlines Omnichannel Strategies, Including Apple Pay

In Industry News, Marketing, What's New by Accessories Staff

Cincinnati—Macy’s, Inc. today outlined its latest advancements in omnichannel strategy and technology as the company continues to add new dimensions for attracting shoppers and serving the needs of individual customers. “Macy’s and Bloomingdale’s remain committed to operating at the forefront of innovation, as well as fostering a locally relevant shopping …