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Macy’s Hiring 38,000 for the Holidays

NEW YORK — Macy’s Inc., which operates the nation’s largest department store chain, plans to hire for more than 38,000 full- and part-time seasonal positions this upcoming holiday season. Jobs are available at Macy’s, Bloomingdale’s and Bluemercury stores, as well as its distribution centers. Last year, Macy’s hired a total of 41,000 workers for the […]

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Macy’s Launches Private Label Brand On 34th

NEW YORK — Macy’s has unveiled a new private label brand, On 34th, a women’s apparel and accessories collection. Macy’s flagship store is located at 34th Street in Manhattan. Designed for women, by women, the On 34th collection features wardrobe staples like the perfect pant and special pieces like the sequin skirt, to make her […]


Nike Opens New Store in Battery Park

Nike has opened a new store over the weekend at the Winter Garden inside Brookfield Place in Battery Park. The store is focused primarily on fitness specifically running, training and yoga. The store features both men’s and women’s apparel. This is the 10th Nike store in NYC and located right inside the Winter Garden atrium […]


Out of Business Sales Underway at Bed Bath & Beyond, Buy Buy Baby

UNION, NJ — Going out of business sales have begun at all 360 Bed Bath & Beyond and 120 buybuy BABY store locations nationwide. The liquidation event is being managed by Hilco Merchant Resources, Gordon Brothers, Tiger Capital Group, and B. Riley Retail Solutions in connection with the commencement of Chapter 11 bankruptcy petitions and […]

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David’s Bridal Lays Off 475 Workers in NY

David’s Bridal, the nation’s leading retail chain for bridal dresses, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy for the second time on Monday. The company is laying off 475 workers in NY State at 14 stores according to WARN notices filed with the NY Department of Labor. The layoffs for store employees are expected to take effect […]


Claire’s to Open Stores in Select Macy’s Flagship Stores

Claire’s Holdings LLC, which operates 2,300 stores in 17 countries featuring jewelry and accessories, has a formed partnership with Macy’s as the latest omnichannel retail partner within its growing consumer products business. Starting this month, the global fashion brand has opened store within store locations in more than 20 Macy’s locations nationwide, including eight flagships. […]


Wilson Sporting Goods Opens Upper East Side Store

Wilson Sporting Goods has opened its second retail store in New York; a neighborhood store on the Upper East Side of Manhattan. Following in the steps of its SoHo flagship, the uptown location is focused on the brand’s continued commitment to sport, highlighting an expansive product offering across sport categories. With more than 8,000 square feet […]


Century 21 to Reopen Department Store Next Year

NEW YORK — Century 21 is making a New York City comeback, relaunching its department store in Spring 2023 at its flagship location downtown across from the World Trade Center. The company originally filed bankruptcy in 2020 and closed all 13 of its stores. The iconic retailer and purveyor of off-price luxury fashion has teamed […]


Genius Gems to Open NY Flagship Store

NEW YORK — Magnetic tile store Genius Gems (GG) plans to open ts first flagship in NYC in late Fall 2022. Located at 555 Sixth Avenue in the Chelsea neighborhood of Manhattan near Union Square, GG Chelsea will span nearly 10,000 square feet over 2 floors, featuring over 100,000 magnetic tiles and accessories — the […]


Workshop at Macy’s Returns in 2022

NEW YORK — The Workshop at Macy’s, the retail industry’s longest running retail development program for underrepresented brands, provides up-and-coming businesses with the tools, knowledge and access to resources to drive their enterprises to the next level, achieve business objectives and sustain growth. Designed by a consortium of experts from Macy’s and Babson College, a […]