Macy’s Expands WHP Global Partnership to Bring Toys“R”Us...
Press Releases - Retail - Toys

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Macy’s expands partnership with WHP Global to bring the beloved Toys“R”Us brand to every Macy’s store in America this holiday season. Beginning late July and rolling...

Angelina Luspo
July 18, 2022

Macy’s Takes July Fourth Bonanza to Web3 with Free NFT Drop
Live Entertainment - Tech

Macy’s is tying a nonfungible token (NFT) component into its Fourth of July celebration this year as it recognizes the growing prevalence of Web3, according to a press release. The retailer is rele...

Marketing Dive
June 22, 2022

Toys”R”Us Announces Geoffrey’s World Tour
Classic Characters - Press Releases - Retail - Toys

NEW YORK, May 24, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Toys"R"Us, the world's leading authority in toys, unveiled plans today for Geoffrey's World Tour, the brand's first 360-degree global marketing campaign set to...

Faisal Hussain
May 25, 2022

YouTube Teases Livestream Shopping Expansion With Co-Streams, ...
Fashion - Health & Beauty - Household - Online - Retail

One new feature, explained YouTube, will allow two creators to go live at the same time to co-host a single live shopping stream. This could effectively double the draw for the event, as each creator ...

May 19, 2022

Private Labels Are Flooding Retail
Fashion - Health & Beauty - Retail

While private label brands have been around for a long time, we now see growing interest in them. Many of the new labels are well designed, made with quality fabrics, and attractively priced. They sel...

May 12, 2022

Cheaper Doughnuts, Free Gas Cards and More: Retailers and Rest...
CPG - Dining - Finance - Retail

Along with fried chicken, biscuits and iced tea, family meals at Southern fast-food chain Bojangles now include a free $10 gas card. At select Krispy Kreme shops, the price of a dozen glazed doughnut...

April 14, 2022

Maluma Partners with Reunited Clothing for First Apparel Line
Music - Retail

Maluma, a Colombian reggaetón powerhouse, is setting his sights on the world of fashion with the debut of his first unisex apparel line. Titled Royalty by Maluma, the collection is designed in collab...

March 22, 2022

Macy’s is Overhauling Its Website and Retraining Employees i...
Branding - Fashion - Online - Retail

Macy’s is preparing to overhaul its website and train some of its workforce to be personal stylists, in a bid to win more customers searching for the latest fashion trends, the department store chai...

March 15, 2022

More Fashion Brands Are Making the ‘Easy Transition’ to Ho...
Fashion - Household - Retail

Category expansion is a common tactic for fashion brands looking to bring in new customers, and home decor is increasingly their category of choice. The reasons fashion brands launch home products ar...

March 8, 2022

Pandora Announces Partnership with Macy’s for Nationwide Rol...
Fashion - Online - Partnerships - Press Releases - Retail

Pandora, the world's largest jewelry brand, has announced a partnership with Macy’s for Pandora shop-in-shops in key market locations across the U.S. Following a strong customer response to a Novem...

Faisal Hussain
February 23, 2022

Macy’s Will Not Spin Off Online Business
Online - Retail

Macy's decided against a push by an activist investor to spin off its online business and forecast better-than-expected annual sales after a bumper holiday quarter that was driven by strong demand for...

February 22, 2022

Wetzel’s Pretzels is Heading Back to the Mall With a Macy’...

Wetzel’s Pretzels — the 350-unit pretzel chain with locations mostly in California and Arizona — is expanding its store prototype horizons with a partnership with Macy’s. The pretzel chain ope...

National Restaurant News
February 14, 2022

Adidas To Launch New Initiatives to Celebrate Female Athletes ...

Jan. 31, 2022: Adidas is launching several new women-focused initiatives as part of the brand’s Impossible Is Nothing campaign. The new programs will focus on supporting new and established athletes...

Footwear News
February 1, 2022

Saks CEO Marc Metrick Says E-Commerce Split Makes Sense for Lu...
Fashion - Online - Retail

Saks Fifth Avenue CEO Marc Metrick said Friday that splitting the e-commerce and brick-and-mortar sides of the luxury retailer into two companies is allowing it to win additional shoppers and cater to...

December 13, 2021

Macy’s Reliance on Stores for E-Commerce Weighs on Mulled Sp...
Fashion - Health & Beauty - Household - Online - Retail

Macy’s Inc is grappling with how to make its e-commerce business a standalone company without losing customers who rely on its department stores to pick up or return items they bought online, accord...

December 3, 2021

Macy’s to Donate to Make-A-Wish Foundation
Non-Profit - Retail

Macy’s has pledged to donate up to 1 million dollars to the Make-A-Wish Foundation. As a part of its Believe campaign, Macy’s will donate 1 dollar for every letter to Santa that is sent online on...

November 30, 2021

It’s Time to Be Merry at Macy’s This Holiday Season
Attractions - Live Entertainment - Online - Press Releases - Retail

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Santa Claus returns to delight children of all ages at Macy’s (NYSE: M) this holiday season. Since 1861, generations of children have enjoyed the magic of a visit with the...

Faisal Hussain
October 19, 2021

Macy’s Teams Up with Fanatics
Fashion - Retail - Sports

Sports fans will soon have more ways to celebrate their favorite teams at Macy's. The exclusive partnership with Fanatics expands the department store's assortment of fan gear, apparel and hardgoods, ...

October 13, 2021

Macy’s, Lucasfilm, & Funko Unveil Baby Yoda-Themed ...
Attractions - Live Entertainment - Retail - Streaming - Toys

Contrary to popular belief, small things can come in big packages. For proof, just look to the skies at this year's edition of the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade where The Mandalorian's pint-sized sup...

September 20, 2021

Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade Returns To March Down The Str...
Attractions - Live Entertainment - Press Releases

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today, Macy’s, Inc. (NYSE: M) and the City of New York announced the return of the world-famous Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade®, set to march down the streets of New Yo...

Mitch Litvak
September 8, 2021

Martha Stewart Wine Co. Announces Brand Expansion
Beverages - Branding - Online - Partnerships - Press Releases

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 2, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Marquee Brands, DRINKS, and Martha Stewart Wine Co., the online wine collection featuring a selection of wines hand-picked by America's lifestyle expert ...

Faisal Hussain
September 2, 2021

Ikea Pilots U.S. Furniture Buyback & Resale Program
Household - Retail

Ikea is piloting a furniture buyback and resale program in the United States as it aims to make the service a permanent fixture at its stores nationwide. The pilot program will be available at its st...

August 30, 2021

Retailers Bring Back ‘Above-the-Keyboard’ Clothes ...
Fashion - Retail

Retailers from Macy’s Inc to Target Corp, keen to see the apparel sales momentum of the second quarter keep going, are stocking shelves not just with clothing for the office and school, but for a re...

Regina Leader-Post
August 24, 2021

Toys R Us to Make a Comeback with New Toy Shops Inside More Th...
Retail - Toys

Toys R Us is making yet another comeback. This time, the iconic brand is teaming with Macy's to open toy shops in more than 400 department stores nationwide starting in 2022. Toys R Us mascot Geoffre...

USA Today
August 20, 2021

Macy’s Says it’s Gaining New Customers Online, Shares Soar
Online - Retail

Macy’s reported fiscal second-quarter profit and revenue that topped analyst estimates, as customers returned to its stores to buy denim, luggage and new dresses. The department store chain also hi...

August 20, 2021

Amazon is Reportedly Planning to Open Department Stores

Some of the first Amazon department stores are expected to be in California and Ohio. The locations will take up roughly 30,000 square feet, around the size of a Kohl’s or T.J. Maxx store but only a...

August 19, 2021

Macy’s to Revive Toys R Us In Stores & Online
Retail - Toys

Department store Macy’s announced a partnership with Toys R Us, which will bring the toy brand to just in time for the 2021 holiday season, then to 400 Macy’s stores. The Toys R Us inte...

August 19, 2021

Walmart Will Require Some Workers to Wear Masks in Stores

Walmart said Friday that it will begin requiring masks for store workers in high-risk counties in the U.S. as determined by the latest CDC rankings, regardless of vaccine status and effective immediat...

July 30, 2021

Macy’s Launches ‘And Now This’ for the Fashion-Forward, ...
Fashion - Press Releases - Retail

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today, Macy’s (NYSE:M) introduced a new private brand, And Now This. The line launching in ready-to-wear and men’s categories for the fashion-forward, contemporary dres...

Faisal Hussain
July 20, 2021

U.S. Retailers Shun Indoor Malls, Shift to Open-Air Centers
Attractions - Retail

New real estate industry data for June reveals that vacancy rates in the United States' indoor malls could surpass those in suburban shopping centers and strip malls. Experts say that a deeper change...

Yahoo! News
July 12, 2021

Bloomingdale’s Set to Open Bloomie’s Concept Store
Branding - Retail

The company, which is owned by Macy’s, said Bloomie’s will serve more as a hub for experiences, with a focus on fashion. The luxury department store chain Bloomingdale’s announced that it will u...

July 7, 2021

Macy’s, JCPenney, and Other Retailers Partner with Resal...
Fashion - Tech

Over the past couple of years, resale has continued to make gains — propelled by millennial and Gen Z shoppers who not only increasingly use digital platforms but also have become more cognizant of ...

Footwear News
June 14, 2021

Macy’s 4th of July Fireworks Show Returns with Largest E...
Live Entertainment

As vaccination rates continue to rise in the U.S., more summer events are being added to our calendars — including the largest firework show in the country. New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio announ...

The Points Guy
June 11, 2021

Etsy to Buy Apparel Resale Site Depop for $1.6B
Fashion - Retail

This deal allows the company to grow without sacrificing its reputation as a marketplace that caters to consumers on the lookout for special, well-made or vintage items. It also allows Etsy to jump i...

June 2, 2021

Ready to Return: Fashion Rental is Back
Fashion - Retail

Traditional retailers like T.J. Maxx and Macy’s have reported a surge in apparel sales. And clothing rental platforms such as Rent the Runway say they are reaping the benefits after a perilous year ...

The New York Times
May 26, 2021

Macy’s Flower Show | Sinclair Oil
Attractions - Automotive - Live Entertainment - Partnerships - Retail

Macy's collaborated with Sinclair Oil to present the 2021 MACY'S FLOWER SHOW. The partnership consisted of Macy's working with Sinclair to integrate Sinclair Oil into the 2021 MACY'S FLOWER SHOW. ...

May 19, 2021

Simon Malls’ CEO Sees Shopper Euphoria as People Return ...
Finance - Retail

Mall owner Simon Property says shoppers are getting back to malls, but that it’s hard to predict what traffic trends are going to look like one year from now. “There’s clearly some level of eup...

May 11, 2021

Macy’s is Betting Big on NYC’s Comeback With a New $235 Mi...
Branding - Retail

As New York City prepares to reopen, Macy’s has announced plans to revive the area surrounding its Herald Square flagship store. On Monday, the retailer unveiled a $235 million development project ...

Footwear News
May 11, 2021

Fragrance Sales Pick Up as Consumers Re-Enter the Outside Worl...
Health & Beauty - Retail

According to a new beauty report from 1010data, the year-over-year growth for online fragrance sales from 2019 to 2020 was 45%. The top five e-commerce merchants selling fragrance, based on the report...

April 29, 2021

Macy’s & Drinks Online Wine Shop Launched
Beverages - Online - Retail

The new offering marks a significant expansion of the retailer’s existing online wine program and a new model that will allow customers to make friction-free purchases without a subscription. Macy...

Wine Industry Advisor
April 29, 2021

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