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Department Stores

Fur Exposé Puts Brands Under Scrutiny

Retailers and brands were put on the defensive after a "Today" show exposé revealed that some merchandise labeled as faux fur was actually made of real fur.

Protesters Shut Down Part of Mall of America

Protest also hits King of Prussia Mall.

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Newsmaker of the Year: Terry J. Lundgren

Macy’s Inc.’s chief executive officer is the staunchest defender of the department store and one of retailing’s most innovative players.

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No. 4: The Marigay McKee Movement

The industry is fascinated with the innovative, mile-a-minute style of Saks Fifth Avenue's president.

Galeries Lafayette to Anchor Carré Sénart

The new outpost is slated to open in 2018 in a mall just south of Paris.

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Woolworths Poised for Southern Hemisphere Domination

CEO Ian Moir has spearheaded the company’s efforts to become a leading player in the Southern Hemisphere.

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Neiman Marcus Sees Luxe Strength

Retailer saw first-quarter profit of $196K on a comp sales gain 5.5 percent.

Hudson's Bay Cuts Loss

Sales grew 94 percent to $1.9 billion, or US$1.7 bilion, from $984 million, or US $849 million, largely through the Saks acquisition.

Harvey Nichols Confirms Qatar Opening

Retailer will open a branch in Doha in the first quarter of 2017.

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La Rinascente Signs Young Illustrators for Christmas Windows

The six artists created oversized pop-up books, which continually open and close.

Brazil's Riachuelo Sees Sales Boost From Versace Capsule

Flavio Rocha, the Brazilian department store chain's ceo, expects its fledgling Versace capsule collection to sharply boost sales.

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