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A Brooklyn-based lingerie brand has sued mega-influencer Danielle Bernstein and Saks, Shopbop, and Carbon 38, alleging they sold copied designs

Danielle Bernstein is a mega-influencer whose blog-turned-fashion brand WeWoreWhat has over 2.5 million followers on Instagram. In October, Brooklyn-based lingerie company The Great Eros said WeWoreWhat copied their signature tissue paper design, and put it on swimsuits and leggings. But WeWoreWhat beat Eros to the legal punch, filing a complaint […]
A Brooklyn-based lingerie brand has sued mega-influencer Danielle Bernstein and Saks, Shopbop, and Carbon 38, alleging they sold copied designs
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Saks Fifth Avenue just reopened the doors to its New York City flagship, but we saw few shoppers despite enhanced safety precautions, including ultraviolet light handrail sanitizing

Saks Fifth Avenue reopened its flagship location in Manhattan on Wednesday, with limited hours and several enhanced safety precautions, including ultraviolet light handrail sanitizing. I visited the store shortly after it opened on 11 a.m., and while I didn’t see many shoppers, the employees I talked to said they were […]
Saks Fifth Avenue just reopened the doors to its New York City flagship, but we saw few shoppers despite enhanced safety precautions, including ultraviolet light handrail sanitizing
Lifestyle

L’Avenue at Saks is one of the trendiest eateries in NYC, and it proves that the retailer-restaurant relationship is more important than ever for the survival of brick-and-mortar department stores

Since opening last year, L’Avenue at Saks has established itself as one of the hottest restaurants in New York City, with clients ranging from Gigi Hadid to Kate McKinnon to Kim Kardashian West. L’Avenue originated in Paris, where it has been a favourite among fine diners for over 20 years. […]
L’Avenue at Saks is one of the trendiest eateries in NYC, and it proves that the retailer-restaurant relationship is more important than ever for the survival of brick-and-mortar department stores
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Major retailers including Nordstrom, Macy’s, and JCPenney reportedly joined Victoria’s Secret in using a modelling agency with ties to Jeffrey Epstein

Several major retailers – including Nordstrom,Macy’s, and JCPenney– reportedly worked with MC2 Model Management, the agency accused of supplying underage women to Jeffrey Epstein‘s alleged sex trafficking operation. According to Bloomberg, MC2 business partner Jeff Fuller approached CEO Jean-Luc Brunel in 2014 to voice concerns about Brunel’s ties to Epstein, […]
Major retailers including Nordstrom, Macy’s, and JCPenney reportedly joined Victoria’s Secret in using a modelling agency with ties to Jeffrey Epstein
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We compared the shopping experiences at Neiman Marcus and Saks Fifth Avenue stores in New York City — and the winner features old-school arcade games and a test kitchen

We compared the New York City flagship stores of two luxury retailers: Neiman Marcus and Saks Fifth Avenue. While Saks has been on 5th Avenue between 49th and 50th Streets since 1924,according to the company, Neiman Marcus opened in the new $US25 billion neighbourhood of Hudson Yards in March 2019. […]
We compared the shopping experiences at Neiman Marcus and Saks Fifth Avenue stores in New York City — and the winner features old-school arcade games and a test kitchen
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The 10 Highest-Paying Hourly Jobs In Fashion Retail

The fashion retail industry employs more than 1.2 million people in the U.S., but most of the jobs are hourly and notoriously low-paid. We reached out to Glassdoor to help us find the companies that paid the best hourly wages in the industry over the last year. The data focuses […]
The 10 Highest-Paying Hourly Jobs In Fashion Retail
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SUV Slams Into Saks Fifth Avenue In Manhattan

[credit provider=”Wikimedia Commons” url=”http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Saks_%26_Company_Latticework.JPG”] An 89-year-old man was seriously injured after a vehicle slammed into Saks Fifth Avenue. Witnesses told CBS New York that the car jumped a curb before hitting the pedestrian and the Saks’ flagship location. 
SUV Slams Into Saks Fifth Avenue In Manhattan
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Saks Fifth Avenue Has Opened Its First Store In Kazakhstan

[credit provider=”AP” url=”http://www.apimages.com/OneUp.aspx?st=k&kw=saks&showact=results&sort=relevance&intv=None&sh=10&kwstyle=and&adte=1307107423&pagez=60&cfasstyle=AND&rids=2d5b3f8b970b46ce8b5429e338e5773c&dbm=PY2006&page=1&xslt=1&mediatype=Photo”] NEW YORK, Sept 30 (Reuters) – Saks Inc opened its first Saks Fifth Avenue store in Kazakhstan on Sunday, as the retailer seeks to tap a growing appetite for luxury in emerging markets.The tri-level, 91,000-square-foot (8,450-square-meter) store is located in the Esentai Shopping Mall, the first of […]
Saks Fifth Avenue Has Opened Its First Store In Kazakhstan
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Shoppers Are Fed Up With How They’re Being Treated By Retail Employees

[credit provider=”Flickr/sltrib” url=”http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2zBWjlkKDpA”] Stores from Saks to Target are trying a groundbreaking new strategy to one-up online retailers: being nice to the people who spend their money there.Many consumers are “fed up” by how they’re treated by store employees, reports Sharon Edelson at Women’s Wear Daily.
Shoppers Are Fed Up With How They’re Being Treated By Retail Employees
Markets

Saks Shares pummelled After Luxury Giant Misses Revenue Expectations

[credit provider=”AP” url=”http://www.apimages.com/OneUp.aspx?st=k&kw=saks&showact=results&sort=relevance&intv=None&sh=10&kwstyle=and&adte=1307107423&pagez=60&cfasstyle=AND&rids=2d5b3f8b970b46ce8b5429e338e5773c&dbm=PY2006&page=1&xslt=1&mediatype=Photo”] Shares of the luxury department store chain Saks Incorporated declined more than 10 per cent in pre-market trading this morning, after the company reported disappointing revenue figures for the first three months of the year.Saks said it generated sales of $753.6 million as comparable store sales increased […]
Saks Shares pummelled After Luxury Giant Misses Revenue Expectations
Markets

Obama Recently Signed An Executive Order That Will Be A Boon To America’s High-End Retailers

[credit provider=”youtube.com” url=”http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aCDZlWoKkWQ”] The floodgates of tourism are being raised and that’s great news for America’s retailers.In January, President Obama signed a little-noticed executive order that simplifies and shortens the visa process for Brazilian and Chinese tourists, with the explicit goal of doubling the number of visas processed for Brazil […]
Obama Recently Signed An Executive Order That Will Be A Boon To America’s High-End Retailers