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NYC Off-Price Retailer Century 21 Opens Concept Store

C21 Edition 2

Century 21 is opening an ambitious concept store called C21 Edition.

Ohio Bill Would Give Retail Workers Triple Wages on Thanksgiving

Ohio State Rep. Mike Foley

Cleveland Democrat Mike Foley’s bill that would allow Ohio retail workers to refuse holiday shifts without repercussions and force retailers to pay triple wages for those who do opt to work.

DSW Q3 Earnings Beat Estimates on Sales Gain

DSW store

Footwear retailer DSW Inc. reported Q3 earnings that beat analysts’ estimates.

How Content Marketing Can Help Retailers

Jake Fell 2014-FEATURED

Marketing expert Jake Fell explains what content marketing is and how it can help your store strengthen relationships and reach more customers.

Anders Hjärne Sets Strategy for Stenströms USA


Stenströms USA director Anders Hjärne announced that he has hired Dallas-based rep Michael Kern.

Johnston’s Celebrates 100 Years


Wichita, Kansas better men’s specialty store Johnston’s marked its 100th anniversary with a party in October.

Columbia Opens First NYC Store

Columbia Store in NYC Outside-FEATURED

Columbia Sportswear has opened a concept store in New York City’s Meatpacking District, next to its Sorel pop-up shop.

Draper’s Honors Without Prejudice as Menswear Brand of the Year

Without Prejudice's Jason Gerrard, center, holds the Drapers award

Without Prejudice has been honored by the U.K. fashion news weekly Drapers as Menswear Brand of the Year.

HBC Takes $1.25 Billion Mortgage on Saks Flagship

Hudson's Bay Company

Hudson’s Bay Company announced a $1.25 billion 20-year mortgage on the ground floor of the Saks flagship in Manhattan today.

Some Retailers Celebrate Being Closed on Thanksgiving


Being closed on Thanksgiving was once normal for major retailers. Now DSW, Nordstrom, Costco, Men’s Wearhouse and others are being positioned as rebellious for their refusal to open on the holiday.