Robin Lewis and Fashion Group International hosted experts from Bloomingdale’s, Brooks Brothers, Lectra and RetailNext for a panel discussion about fashion and technology. By Karen Alberg Grossman
Bloomingdale’s and Nordstrom have announced that they will anchor a new 700,000 sq. ft. shopping mall in Norwalk, Conn.
The leased shops, both around 1,100 sq. ft., will be in the 59th Street Manhattan flagship and the Beverly Center store in Los Angeles.
The three-level, 25,000 sq. ft. store will be on Manhattan’s Upper West Side on Broadway and 72nd Street.
Macy’s and Bloomingdale’s are restructuring their merchandising and marketing teams to combine online and in-store functions.
Macy’s and Bloomingdale’s will anchor a planned 3.1 million sq. ft. mall in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, set to open in 2018.
The 125,000 sq. ft., three-level store is notable for its technological innovations, including smart fitting rooms and sales associates with mobile devices.
Macy’s Inc. says it will hire 86,000 seasonal workers for Macy’s, Bloomingdale’s and all their warehouses and call centers this holiday season.
Macy’s Inc. revealed plans to support Apple Pay, a pilot program for same-day delivery, an image search app for iPhones and several other innovations.