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.
CINCINNATI—Macy’s Inc. will open three new Bloomingdale’s Outlet stores in the fall in Florida, Massachusetts and Illinois. The Bloomingdale’s Outlet concept first launched last fall with four stores in three states. “Customers tell us that Bloomingdale’s Outlets deliver a compelling combination of fashion, quality and value,” said Bloomingdale’s CEO Michael Gould in a statement. “Our [...]