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.

Macy’s Inc. opening three new Bloomingdale’s Outlets


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 […]