New York & Company
One of the nation’s oldest retailers took its time entering the outlet sector, and the decision to proceed slowly – at first – has been paying off.
Woodburn Channel Check
When a Manhattanite goes outlet shopping in Oregon with her sisters, funny things happen, including a new way of looking at sports, friendliness and brands.
VRN’s financial writer Marie Driscoll checks in with Fossil, Coach, Polo, Juicy, Kate and Lucky to find out how outlets are affecting these chains.
With the focus on technology, chains hear more about using IT and software to connect with customers. On the sales front, NRF expects slower gains than last year.
Outlet Shopping Festival
A nationwide outlet shopping festival is being planned for the Memorial Day weekend; the event is designed to mirror Midnight Madness’ positive impact on outlet shoppers.