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Accessories Honors 2015 Merchants Hall of Fame Inductees

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 New York—Accessories magazine is proud to announce the 5th 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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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 Launch iOS App Incorporating Mobile Image Recognition

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London–Macy’s launched their new iOS App for the holidays incorporating image recognition and visual search software findSimilar powered by Cortexica. Consumers are able to easily search through thousands of inventory items by simply using a picture snapped from their iPhone to find similar products available at Macys.com. The photo search …

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

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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 …