Luxury Stores Add More Amenities in a Tougher Market
Saks Fifth Avenue, under new President Marc Metrick, is offering what he calls "more high-touch" experiences. At the lower Manhattan store, that can be "power lunch" packages for wardrobe styling and makeup application in less than 60 minutes. A "Saks Save Me" service lets shoppers call a...
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With Gilt, Hudson's Bay Company Bets Big on Off-Price Sosa began her career in planning at Saks Fifth Avenue in 1995, spending over a decade in merchandising and operations at Saks Off 5th.
The acquisition of Gilt might have been seen as a good deal to HBC, but for the startup it was akin to a successful Hail Mary pass. While Gilt was not the...
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Getting to Know Diane Arbus Taken mostly around the New York area, her photographs of eccentrics, children, couples, circus performers, female impersonators, and Fifth Avenue ladies are among the most intimate of the era.
Two-thirds of the photographs in the exhibition have never before been seen, acquired in 2007...
Inside the Reinvention of Saks Fifth Avenue"
Consider the experiment underway in Greenwich, Connecticut, a leafy, affluent town close to New York, where the company is constructing a village of Saks Fifth Avenue stores. Along with a renovation of the main outpost slated for 2017, there are plans to open a 14,000-square-foot store...
Foot Locker Looks to Play Up the Store Experience Under Armour is set to open a big store on Manhattan's Fifth Avenue on the site of the former FAO Schwarz store. It also penned a deal with department store chain Kohl's to supply its clothing and accessories across all the stores.
"This is not a fad," says NPD analyst Matt Powell, who says...
The Most Scandalous School in Fashion?, director for the Office of College and University Evaluation, ordering Legacy to immediately cease and desist from marketing degree programmes in New York:
"It has come to the attention of the New York State Education Department that the Legacy Business School, located at 725 Fifth Avenue,...
So That Fujifilm Wonder Photo Shop in NYC? I Went and O-M-G!
If you're passing along Fifth Avenue in the Flatiron district, make sure you pop in and play around. Fujifilm Wonder Photo Shop 176 5th Ave NYC
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Power Moves | Raf Simons Joins Calvin Klein, CEO Exits Ferragamo, Vans' Brand President Prior to joining Harrods, David held buying positions at Net-a-Porter and Saks Fifth Avenue.
WGSN Names Managing Director
WGSN has hired Kevin Silk as managing director, effective September 1. Silk succeeds Jose Papa, who was recently appointed as managing director for the Lions Festivals....
General Growth Sells $1.25 Billion Stake in Fashion Show Mall9 million-square-foot (177,000-square-meter) property with anchors including Neiman Marcus, Macy's and Saks Fifth Avenue. The mall, which opened in 1981 and was renovated in 2013, has about 250 stores and is within walking distance of many hotels and casinos, according to its...
Under Armour Plans 'Greatest' Store for NYC's Former FAO Schwarz plans to build "the single greatest retail store in the world" on Manhattan's Fifth Avenue, in space formerly occupied by toy store FAO Schwarz, the sportswear maker's chief executive officer said.
"We know that's a big statement with big company, but I think that that's the opportunity we...
Turning Around Tiffany Intelligence BoF Modernising the retail stores — especially those in malls, which don't have the same charm as Tiffany's Fifth Avenue flagship — will be a part of that as well. "A lot of this is about branding," Saunders says. "The affluent younger shopper sees Tiffany as being very 'old world'. I don't think...
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Coach Turns to Mickey Mouse for Help Reviving Handbag Sales The company is celebrating its 75th anniversary this year and aims to play up its New York heritage with a new flagship store on Fifth Avenue.
"The idea of American dream and the idea of New York and the idea that anything is possible opens up the world of opportunity to international...
*SUNDAY WINDOW SHOPPING* Gucci & Prada (June '16) The Italian brand's boutique on Fifth Avenue has dressed up their windows with designer Alessandro Michele's Pre-Fall '16 pieces and used beautifully illustrated screens as decoration props. The entire storefront looks colorful, eye-catching, and eccentric--just like his designs. Also, as a...
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Why American Department Stores Are 'Broken'6 percent drop in comparable store sales in the first fiscal quarter of 2016; at Saks Fifth Avenue, they were down 5.7 percent in the same period. Even Nordstrom, which has been praised for its forward thinking among its peers, saw comparable sales drop 1.7 percent in its first quarter.
Op-Ed | How to Fix Luxury's Alibaba Problem Nordstrom, Saks Fifth Avenue, Net-a-Porter and Shopbop obviously take no direct interest in supporting daigou. However, with their sales promotions and discounted pricing versus China's domestic pricing, these distribution partners have become, in effect, massive arms dealers, filling...
We Can Be Valentino Heros
Last Friday, you could see Italian street artist, Solo, in action, painting a mural at the brand's Fifth Avenue New York flagship store. Great news is, that you can shop the superhero iconic pieces from now through the summer. The amazing collection – Wonder Woman Valentino — "pays tribute...