Macy’s saw improvement in its fiscal year 2018 and fourth quarter, while stepping up a restructuring plan that streamlines its upper management and reduces costs.
Lagostina, a subsidiary of Groupe SEB, has rolled out its Giada Dutch oven, which is now available for purchase at Macy’s and Crate & Barrel.
Epoca International has been tapped to be the manufacturer of non-electric housewares for Buzzfeed’s new brand Goodful. The line will officially launch this month at Macy’s, however, products are already being rolled out on the Macy’s website.
Macy’s is employing technology to make the customer experience more convenient, efficient and fun by employing virtual and augmented reality.
Macy’s rebound continued into the second quarter, beating Wall Street estimates, although the retailer struggled to deliver sales growth.
Prime Day has become an event, according to market research firm A.T. Kearney, with 63% of Amazon.com customers planning their participation in the promotion four days before its launch, but that doesn’t mean the e-tailer is the only company that benefited from the occasion.
The July 23 issue of HOMEWORLD BUSINESS® features the 19th annual Impact Merchants special report. Housewares suppliers, representing the categories that HomeWorld covers, once again were asked to nominate buyers and merchandisers believed to have made a significant impact during the past year.
Macy’s CEO Jeff Gennette is bullish on his company’s Backstage off-price retail concept.