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Saks to lay off 191 workers at Aberdeen distribution center
Saks Inc. notified the state's labor department on Wednesday that it plans to lay off another 191 workers at its Aberdeen distribution center, the second major round of job cuts at the warehouse in the last 18 months.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
The Motley Fool
Vince Holdings Is Not the Next Michael Kors
Yet despite a well-received launch, the formerly named Apparel Holding is no Michael Kors, and investors would do well to use caution before plunking money down.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
The Toronto Star
Saks sets sights on Yonge-Bloor
It looks like Saks is set to take over the Hudson's Bay Centre on Bloor St. as its Toronto flagship store.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Investor's Business Daily
Bernard Gimbel, A Force Behind Thanksgiving Parade
Bernard Gimbel's namesake Thanksgiving Day Parade in Philadelphia drew 500,000 along its route in the 1940s.
Crain's New York Business
Retail windows go high tech for the holidays
The black-and-white light show in Barneys' holiday windows, unveiled last week at its flagship store, is that startling.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Caxton Associates Cuts WSO, SKS, MS, URI
Caxton Associates ' recently updated portfolio lists 166 stocks, 99 of them new, with a total value of $1.90 billion and a quarter-over-quarter turnover of 32%.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Sternlicht to Bloomberg TV: Would Buy Sears or JCP At The Right Price
Starwood Capital CEO Barry Sternlicht spoke with Bloomberg Television's Stephanie Ruhle from the Robin Hood Investors Conference today, where he said, "The big question for investors in real estate is the pace at which interest rates will go up...We are pretty bullish on property."
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Ruby Tuesday lays off 50 at Restaurant Support Center headquarters in Maryville
THE DAILY TIMES Maryville Police provided security at Ruby Tuesday headquarters on Church Avenue in Maryville where 50 employees were laid off Wednesday during a cost restructuring.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
The Globe and Mail
Holt Renfrew bolsters Montreal luxury footprint with Ogilvy revamp
Holt Renfrew & Co. Ltd. will expand its retail space in Montreal by merging its Ogilvy store with its own banner in one store, as it faces fiercer competition in the luxury retail sector.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
Women's wingtips could curb shoe slump
Wingtips aren't just for men anymore. Retailers such as Saks and Barneys New York are selling women scores of men's dress shoe styles redesigned with different proportions or new materials.
The Almaden Resident
Daffy Dave visits Willow Glen
Add a little humor and magic to life by watching Daffy Dave perform for free at the Willow Glen Library, 1157 Minnesota Ave., on Nov. 14 at 3:30 p.m. Daffy Dave takes a "funny, slapstick approach to magic and juggling" in his shows, which include plenty of audience participation and silliness.
San Jose Mercury News
Live blog: Apple vs. Samsung, Day 3
More Apple experts are expected to take the stand Thursday in the latest patent showdown between Apple and Samsung -- a six-day retrial of the damages phase of the case with the stakes as high as $500 million or more.
Contra Costa Times
Can #SFBatkid save Gotham City (aka San Francisco)?: Social media reaction
Across the world of social media this week, anticipation ran high for a five-year-old boy's battle to save the city Friday from its enemies.
Inside Bay Area
Walnut Creek entrepreneur opens home care service
A local entrepreneur has opened a home care service to help aging seniors, new mothers and others recovering from injury or illness.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
The Almaden Resident
Rose Garden workshop on hip pain
O'Connor Hospital will host a free workshop on "Help with Hip Pain" on Nov. 14 as part of their Living Well class series.
Silver City Sun-News
How the Dow Jones industrial average did Thursday
Major U.S. indexes rose to all-time highs for the second day in a row Thursday, but the gains were driven by stocks that investors tend to buy when they want to avoid risk, such as power companies, banks and drug makers.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
Manolo Blahnik Women's Wingtips Seen Curbing Shoe Slump
Retailers such as Saks Inc. and Barneys New York Inc. are selling women scores of men's dress shoe styles redesigned with different proportions or new materials.
Sat Nov 09, 2013
High-end gifts from Saks
BOND No. 9 NEW YORK Wardrobe of ten flaconettes containing a best selling eau de parfum, $250.
Fri Nov 08, 2013
Saks Taps Legendary Yeti for Christmas Display Theme
Saks Fifth Avenue's flagship store in Manhattan will come alive with the unveiling of its Christmas-season decorations on November 25 and the debut of its ''Snowflake Spectacular,'' a light show projected onto the faA ade of the building.
Holly Jolly Windows: 'Tis the Season: This Year's Department Store Holiday Windows
Sure, it's only the first week of November, but in the world of department store retail, that's holiday window crunch time .