The Man Behind the CEO

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Karen Alberg Grossman gets personal with Terry Lundgren and asks him about his toughest business decisions, his style, his family and what he uses in his hair.

Butch Blum: Celebrating 40 Years and a Brand New Store!

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Karen Alberg Grossman: Butch Blum hosted a charity gala, fashion show and auction to support five Seattle charities that work with at-risk children.

Terry Lundgren: Substance and Style

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MR Magazine’s 2014 Person of the Year: Chairman and CEO of the world’s largest department store, Terry Lundgren has the business savvy to match the charm.

November Editor’s Letter: Terry Lundgren, Person of the Year

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Karen Alberg Grossman: I learned so much from my interview with Terry Lundgren, Macy’s charismatic and surprisingly unassuming CEO — not just about Macy’s business, but also about leading, listening and inspiring a team.

The Jerry Garcia Collection: Deadheads Rejoice!

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Irwin Sternberg and Jeff Sencer will launch a new Jerry Garcia lifestyle collection at the 20th anniversary of Jerry’s passing and the Grateful Dead’s 50th anniversary.

Great Taste!

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It was a fabulous and fun evening at The Gramercy Hotel where designer Joseph Abboud (with his Men’s Wearhouse partners) launched his exclusive limited-edition menswear collection.

Retail Entrepreneurs: The Maloufs

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Retailers Sam, John and Scott Malouf got together recently to celebrate the success of Scott’s new venture, Malouf on the Plaza in Santa Fe.

Changing the Demographic: JCPenney Expands JF Label

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In a bold move that is bringing them new millennial customers, JCPenney has expanded its JF J.Ferrar label beyond clothing and furnishings to incorporate sportswear.

Opening Customers

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Karen Alberg Grossman: I learned a few lessons about attracting new customers from Strong Suit’s recent made-to-measure trunk show at A.K. Rikk’s in Grand Rapids Mich.

Happy 25th to our Industry’s Deal Makers!

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MMG Advisors (formerly Marketing Management Group) celebrated 25 years in business with a gala event at the New York Yacht club in midtown Manhattan.