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Consumer Confidence Waivers in January

Consumers’ assessment of business and the jobs front is back to where it was in November 2011.

Dan Ungar, Mar-Lou Shoes, comfort shoes, SAS, SoftSpots, Dansko, Finn Comfort, Wolky, Mark Lemp Footwear, New Balance, Munro American, Clarks, Ros Hommerson

Size Matters for Comfort Store Mar-Lou

The Lyndhurst, Ohio, store recently moved into a 9,000-sq.-ft. location — and bought the building.

Frank Gibbons, Outdoor Retailer,, Hanig’s Footwear, City Sports, Sam’s Outdoor Outfitters, Merrell, Cushe,

Late Winter Chills Buying at OR

The unseasonably warm temperatures are stalling sales.

Mood Mixed at Bread & Butter

The mild winter dampened the enthusiasm of retailers.

Penney's, FactoryMade Team Up

The retailer has entered a three-year partnership with FactoryMade Ventures, an entertainment-oriented consultancy.

Camper, Sperry Top-Sider, Clarks

Shop Talk: Camper Opens Soho Location & More

The Spanish brand recently bowed a shop across the street from its current downtown location.

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J.C. Penney to Invest $800M in Revamp

Program will result in $900 million in savings.

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John Lobb Relocates Madison Ave. Boutique

The luxury shoemaker's new 700-square-foot shop, designed by Rena Dumas, is located on 68th Street.

John Auerbach Exits as President of Park & Bond

The departure is part of a restructuring that included layoffs of 80 to 90 employees at Gilt Groupe last week.

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Hudson’s Bay Co. Acquires Lord & Taylor, Bonnie Brooks Steps Up

Lord & Taylor president and ceo Brendan Hoffman has left the company amid a top management shift that elevates Brooks to president of the Canadian parent.

Adam Beltzman, Haberdash EDC, Alden, Grenson, Red Wing, Sperry Top-Sider, SeaVees, Walk-Over, Jerry Kamhi, Florsheim, Kevin Schiff, social media, Facebook, Twitter

Haberdash EDC Takes on Chicago

The new shoe shop offers a balance of dress and casual footwear brands.

Adele Ralston, Celeste Mikes, Ele Shoes & Accessories, New Orleans

Ele Shoes Conquers the Big Easy

The shoe shop survived Hurricane Katrina and is savvier for it.

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