Three Tips For Retailers To Beat 'Showrooming'
Almost every retailer is struggling with "showrooming," when customers browse a retailer's product only to purchase the product elsewhere for a lower price.
Wednesday May 22
The News Journal
Stocks rise on reassurance from a top Fed official
When Karen Trainer, of Bear, asked if I had a good cold strawberry soup recipe, I admitted I didn't. The ping pong balls didn't bounce their way, but the 76ers are no worse off after receiving the 11th overall selection in next month's NBA Draft at Ah, to be a J. Crew model and have flawless skin, look bangin' in cargo pants and chum around with ... (more)
Fri May 17, 2013
South China Morning Post
Christie's art sale nets record US$495m in New York
New York's spring auctions ended on a record high as Christie's contemporary art sale netted US$495 million - the highest total in the history of art auctions.
Tue May 14, 2013
US: Coach eyeing Tory Burch buyout deal?
Upscale footwear, handbag and accessories retailer Coach Inc is pursuing a takeover of rival luxury company Tory Burch, reports say.
Sat May 11, 2013
Silicon Alley Insider
Warby Parker CEO: 'E-Commerce As A Term Will Become Obsolete In Five Or Six Years'
Shortly after Neil Blumenthal launched Warby Parker, the e-commerce eyeware startup known for its $95 retro-cool frames, customers emailed asking if they could "stop by" the company's Philadelphia headquarters and check out the glasses for themselves.
Tue May 07, 2013
Warby Parker's Vision
The online glasses retailer has thrived with a unique business model: low prices, hip, vintage frames, and a promise to donate glasses to people in the developing world.
Fri May 03, 2013
Michelle Obama Isn't "Chic"-and That's Appropriate, According to Simon Doonan
Michelle Obama has graced the cover of fashion bible Vogue twice , and caused clothing items - like the J. Crew gloves, belt and fierce Reed Krakoff boots she wore to the presidential inauguration - to sell out in a matter of hours, but that doesn't mean she's a forward-thinking fashionista, according to Barneys Creative-Ambassador-at-Large Simon ... (more)
The Chris Benz x Cambridge Satchels Are FINALLY Here
Usually when we say a collection is "finally" here, we are being overly dramatic.
Wed May 01, 2013
Women's Wear Daily
Tracy Gardner Joins Delia's as Chief Creative Officer
Gardner has also been appointed to Delia's board and could become the multichannel retail company's next chief executive officer.
Warby Parker's Dave Gilboa On Selling Frames From His Apartment,...
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Mon Apr 29, 2013
Steve Jobs' 'iCar' a reality?
Mickey Drexler , a member of the Apple Inc. Board of Directors and CEO of J. Crew, revealed last year that Apple's late CEO Steve Jobs had a vision for building a car that naturally would be the iCar.
Sat Apr 27, 2013
Albany Times Union
How to thift shop around the capital region
Lately, it seems like every time I ask one of my girlfriends where she bought her designer shoes or vintage-yet-incredibly-trendy dress, she names Goodwill or another thrift store.
Fri Apr 26, 2013
Women's Wear Daily
Mickey Drexler Makes the Rounds in London
At one point he was spotted chatting with his pal Sir Philip Green in the lobby of the Dorchester Hotel, while at another, he was at Claridge's. DOING A DREXLER: London was clearly calling Millard "Mickey" Drexler , who was spotted multiple times around town this week.