Hudson’s Bay Names Nordeen Chief Information Officer

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Hudson’s Bay Company has named former Kohl’s executive Jon K. Nordeen chief information officer.

The Future of Denim May Be Knit, Not Woven

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Denim godfather Adriano Goldschmied, speaking at a panel discussion, says “Denim sales are down. Innovation is the chance to save the industry.”

Martine Reardon Talks Macy’s Marketing

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Flower shows, fireworks, Fashion Rocks: Macy’s sure knows how to throw a monumental event.

Hugo Boss Says 75% of Sales Will Come from its Own Stores by 2020

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Hugo Boss will upgrade its core brand, invest in its own stores, increase its women’s business and look to emerging markets.

Perry Ellis Shareholders Push for Sale

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Activist investors, led by Legion Partners, revealed a letter they sent to PEI’s board last month.

Stage Stores Narrows Q3 Loss

Stage Stores

Stage Stores narrowed its Q3 loss to $5.1 million, beating analysts’ predictions.

Adding Men’s Accessories and Jewelry to Your Store

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A retailer asks merchandise planning expert Steve Pruitt, “Is is worth adding accessories, particularly jewelry, to my store’s mix?”

Merchandising Furnishings: You’re Doing it Wrong

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Gitman’s Dana Dean and John Minahan are visiting stores on a crusade to change the way specialty retailers sell shirts and ties.

This Australian TV Host Wore the Same Suit for a Year

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Karl Stefanovic, cohost of an Australian morning talk show, wore the same “cheap Burberry knock-off” on the air for a year straight to make a point about sexism.

TJX Q3 Earnings Per Share Up 13%

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TJX’s Q3 net income of $595 million, or $0.85 per share, was up 13% over last year.