Robin Lewis and Fashion Group International hosted experts from Bloomingdale’s, Brooks Brothers, Lectra and RetailNext for a panel discussion about fashion and technology. By Karen Alberg Grossman
Bloomingdale’s and Nordstrom have announced that they will anchor a new 700,000 sq. ft. shopping mall in Norwalk, Conn.
The leased shops, both around 1,100 sq. ft., will be in the 59th Street Manhattan flagship and the Beverly Center store in Los Angeles.
The three-level, 25,000 sq. ft. store will be on Manhattan’s Upper West Side on Broadway and 72nd Street.
Macy’s Inc. revealed plans to support Apple Pay, a pilot program for same-day delivery, an image search app for iPhones and several other innovations.
Kristen Eilert has been named operating VP/DMM of men’s classic sportswear, Polo and basics at Bloomingdale’s.
Keeping up with Jones: Bloomingdale’s Suzanne Jones is up on the latest trends.
Elise Diamantini talks to Bloomingdale’s, Blackbird, Need Supply, Park & Bond and Saks about contemporary business.
Harry Sheff checks out the private label men’s program at Bloomingdale’s.
Elise Diamantini: PF Flyers celebrated its 75th Anniversary at Bowery Diner.
Elise Diamantini: Bootcut styles and color are triggering new interest in denim.
Harry Sheff: Shirts and ties have been evolving fast to meet the needs of a younger market.
GQ recently announced the nominees for their annual Best New Menswear Designer in America contest. This year’s finalists include: Warriors of Radness designer Rick Klotz; Patrik Ervell; Riviera Club designers Joe Sadler, Derek Buse and Greg Ullery; Gant by Michael Bastian; Miller’s Oath designer Kirk Miller; and T by Alexander …
David Fisher, EVP men’s & kids’, shares his observations on the season. How’s business so far this season? Business overall is “okay.” The positive standout is tailored clothing. Bloomingdale’s hits a sweet spot when it comes to a well-priced suit that’s not too expensive and not too inexpensive in the …