Customers Accuse Barneys Flagship, NYPD of Racial Profiling

Barneys is fending off accusations of racial profiling at its Manhattan flagship store after two incidents involving young black customers earlier this year became public.

Kohl’s Stores to Open at 8pm on Thanksgiving


Kohl’s joins Macy’s and JCPenney in opening at 8pm on Thanksgiving this year.

Samuelsohn Completes Hickey Freeman Deal

Arnold Silverstone

Samuelsohn president Arnold Brant Silverstone says the company has “aggressive growth plans” for Hickey Freeman.

Robert Vance Reopens in Deerfield, Ill.

Jack Shniderman, center, and his staff

Robert Vance has re-opened its doors in Deerfield Square, an upscale shopping center about 25 miles north of Chicago.

Will Leather Goods Opening Portland Store

Will Leather Goods Portland Store-1

Will Leather Goods is opening a 1,600 sq. ft. shop in Portland, Oregon near its home base in Eugene this week.

Macy’s Stores Open Thanksgiving Night


Most Macy’s stores will be opening at 8pm on Thanksgiving night, the day before the traditional start to holiday shopping.

Men’s Wearhouse Rejects Offer From Jos. A. Bank

Men's Wearhouse

The $2.3 billion offer by Jos. A. Bank and Golden Gate Capital, which became public early this morning, was made in mid-September.

Retailer Sues West Hollywood Over Fur Ban

Mayfair House, a specialty apparel and home store in West Hollywood, Calif., has sued the city over an ordinance banning the sale of fur apparel products.

L.L. Bean’s Fenway Boots

LLBean Fenway Boots

L.L. Bean is creating 100 pairs of its classic Bean Boots with the uppers made from pieces of Fenway Park’s rain delay tarp from the Boston Red Sox’s 2012 season.

A Visit to the PVH Corporate Archive

PVH Archive Hallway Van Heusen

On a high floor in PVH’s Madison Avenue headquarters, past a hallway lined with vintage Van Heusen ads and a giant collage of old fabric labels, is the corporate archive.