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January 22, 2013

Tuesday Morning Corp. announced the appointment of John C. Rossler as executive VP, COO, effective immediately.

Dallas -- Tuesday Morning Corp. announced the appointment of John C. Rossler as executive VP, COO, effective immediately.

Rossler has been serving as an executive advisor to Tuesday Morning since October, 2012, and his focus has been primarily on operational efficiencies, including overall cost control, supply chain and real estate.

October 17, 2012

Nordstrom plans to open a Nordstrom Rack on Long Island, N.Y., at Manhasset Center, which is owned and operated by Kimco Realty Corp.

Seattle -- Nordstrom plans to open a Nordstrom Rack on Long Island, N.Y., at Manhasset Center, which is owned and operated by Kimco Realty Corp.

The approximately 32,000-sq.-ft. store will be the retailer's third Nordstrom Rack location on Long Island and is scheduled to open in Fall 2013.

The new two-level Nordstrom Rack will move into the former Filene's Basement location at Manhasset Center and will occupy space on both the ground and second level.

 

November 2, 2011

Syms Corp. and its Filene’s Basement subsidiary said that they have filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy and will liquidate all stores and assets over the coming several months.

Secaucus, N.J. -- Syms Corp. and its Filene’s Basement subsidiary said Wednesday that they have filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy and will liquidate all stores and assets over the coming several months. Syms acquired the century-old Filene’s out of bankruptcy in 2009 for $63 million.

October 19, 2011

Filene’s Basement will close four Massachusetts stores around Christmas time this year, according to a Tuesday report by the Boston Globe.

Boston -- Filene’s Basement will close four Massachusetts stores around Christmas time this year, according to a Tuesday report by the Boston Globe.

The struggling discounter will close stores in Braintree, Peabody, Saugus and Watertown, Mass., leaving three stores in the state – in Back Bay, Newton and Norwood – and 22 stores in all.

Syms Corp. bought Filene’s Basement out of bankruptcy in June 2009.
 

January 25, 2011

DSW said Monday it has appointed Christopher Lanning as senior VP and general manager of the retailer’s Leased Business Division.

Columbus, Ohio -- DSW said Monday it has appointed Christopher Lanning as senior VP and general manager of the retailer’s Leased Business Division.

Lanning will be responsible for managing DSW's existing leased business client base and developing new account relationships. DSW currently operates 353 shoe departments in conjunction with leased business partners, which include Steinmart, Gordmans, Filene's Basement and Frugal Fannie's.

October 7, 2010

Syms Corp. reported late Thursday that it lost $10.9 million in the quarter ended Aug....

September 28, 2010

British fast-fashion retailer Topshop will open its second U.S. store, a flagship on Chicago’s Michigan...

July 1, 2010

Syms Corp. said Thursday that it narrowed its loss in the first quarter as sales...

July 1, 2010

Syms Corp. said Thursday that it narrowed its loss in the first quarter as sales...

June 21, 2010

Fendi said Tuesday that the luxury brand has reached a $2.5 million settlement with Filene's...

June 21, 2010

Fendi said Tuesday that the luxury brand has reached a $2.5 million settlement with Filene's...

June 8, 2010

Off-price retailer Syms Corp., which operates under both the Syms and Filene’s Basement banners, announced...

May 12, 2010

Syms Corp. named Jason Somerfeld as senior VP and general merchandise manager. In this newly...

March 21, 2010

Syms Corp. on Friday named Joel Feigenbaum chief integration officer....

October 21, 2009

Filene's Basement is hoping to get back on its feet with a major advertising campaign...

January 20, 2009

Filene’s Basement is closing 11 of its 36 stores due to challenges in renegotiating rents...

January 19, 2009

Burlington, Mass.-based Filene’s Basement will close three greater Baltimore stores, according to a report Monday...

November 9, 2008

The lead developer of Boston’s Downtown Crossing redevelopment project, home of the original Filene’s Basement...

October 9, 2008

Filene's Basement will debut in South Florida next week. The location in Aventura, Fla. will...

October 9, 2008

Filene's Basement will debut in South Florida next week. The location in Aventura, Fla. will...

August 6, 2008

Retail Ventures Inc., which operates DSW shoe stores and Filene's Basement clothing stores, said Thursday...

August 6, 2008

Retail Ventures Inc., which operates DSW shoe stores and Filene's Basement clothing stores, said Thursday...

June 11, 2008

Retail Ventures Inc., which operates DSW shoe stores and Filene's Basement clothing stores, said fiscal...

June 11, 2008

Retail Ventures Inc., which operates DSW shoe stores and Filene's Basement clothing stores, said fiscal...

April 24, 2008

Retail Ventures reported that its loss for the fourth quarter ended Feb. 2 totaled $125.7...