Bloomingdale’s, the outlet stores

Mark Cechini, OVP regional director of outlets; Elizabeth Axberg, general manager Westbury; Arnie Orlick, SVP outlets; Stephen Gatsik, VP/DMM outlets

Karen Alberg Grossman: Two years ago, when Macy’s Inc. launched the new Bloomingdale’s Outlet store concept, Bloomingdale’s chairman Mike Gould coaxed Arnie Orlick out of his second retirement to head up the new division.