Top 15 U.S. department stores

August 2005
Furniture/Today;8/22/2005, Vol. 29 Issue 49, p20
Trade Publication
This article presents information on the top 15 department stores in the U.S. Macy's West operates in the states of Arizona, California, Hawaii, Minnesota, Nevada, New Mexico, Texas and Guam. The furniture departments within its San Francisco and South Coast Plaza, California, store created a store-within-a-store, displaying merchandise from France's Comptoir de Famille. Marshall Field's operates stores in 26 markets in Michigan, Illinois, Minnesota, Wisconsin, Ohio, North and South Dakota, and Indiana. Furniture brands carried include Herman Miller, Thomas O'Brien, Baker and Steams and Foster.


Related Articles

  • Federated to drop Marshall Field's name.  // Furniture/Today;9/26/2005, Vol. 30 Issue 4, p4 

    Reports on the elimination of Marshall Field's name from all stores of Federated Department Stores Inc. in the U.S. Aim of the firm to realize multimillion dollar in cost synergies by 2006-2007; Impact of the move on employees at the department; Remarks from Federated CEO Terry Lundgren about...

  • Target Counting Down: Sale of Field's, Mervyn's Seen by Fall. Moin, David; Bowers, Katherine // WWD: Women's Wear Daily;5/20/2004, Vol. 187 Issue 106, p1 

    Reports on the expectation of Target Corp. to complete the sale of Marshall Field's and Mervyn's by September 2004. Information on the operations of Target Corp.; Views of the officers of Target on the sale; Competitors of Target.

  • Success of home store has Macy's West looking for more. Sloan, Carole // Furniture/Today;12/04/2000, Vol. 25 Issue 13, p10 

    Focuses on the success of Macy's West store in San Francisco, California. Location of the retail store; Integration of furniture with home textiles; Importance of environmental presentation and focused assortments for store displays.

  • Department stores in reinvent mode. Sloan, Carole // Furniture/Today;6/21/2004, Vol. 28 Issue 41, p31 

    Reports on the reorganization of several department stores catering to the furniture market in the United States. May's acquisition of Marshall Field and Co.; Consolidation of Federated's business under the Macy's Home Store banner; Launch of JC Penney's Chris Madden collection; Expansion of the...

  • Macy's Gets New 'Impulse' in San Francisco. Vesilind, Emili // WWD: Women's Wear Daily;11/3/2006, Vol. 192 Issue 94, p15 

    The article reports on the launch of the redesigned Impulse contemporary department of Macy's West in San Francisco, California. Elements of the new concept, which features black-and-white decor accented by apple green, an expanded collection of contemporary brands and new shopping bags with a...

  • Field's Day Approaches: The Bidding Kicks Off For Famed Retail Chain. Moin, David // WWD: Women's Wear Daily;5/6/2004, Vol. 187 Issue 95, p1 

    Reports on Target Corp.'s acceptance of preliminary bid offers for its Marshall Field's and Mervyn's retail divisions. Market values of both divisions; Potential bids of Federated Department Stores and May Department Stores for Marshall Field's; Financial performance of both divisions.

  • Apparel dept. faces big adjustments post divestiture. Scardino, Emily // DSN Retailing Today;4/11/2005, Vol. 44 Issue 7, p32 

    Comments on Target's divestiture of its Marshall Field's and Mervyn's retail divisions in 2005. Analysis of the sale from a cash-flow perspective; Other growth targets and strategies; Implications on retail trade.

  • May-Federated merger could add to overstock of space. Jones, Sandra // Crain's Chicago Business;3/7/2005, Vol. 28 Issue 10, p2 

    This article reports that the pending sale of Marshall Field's parent will unleash another wave of department store space on a market that's getting set to absorb the castoffs of Sears, Roebuck & Co. and Kmart Holding Corp. and still sopping up leftovers from Montgomery Ward, the Chicago,...

  • Profits Plummet at May Stores. Hogsett, Don // Home Textiles Today;2/14/2005, Vol. 26 Issue 23, p16 

    The article reports that May Department Stores Co.'s, which was hurt by a punishing trifecta of weakening same-store sales, eroding margins and higher costs, and further nicked by store closing costs, fourth quarter profits tumbled 16.8 percent, falling to $626 million from $752 million last...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics