Hautelook Posts

Nordstrom Acquires Hautelook for $270 Million: What It Means for Department Stores and Discounts

Nordstrom Acquires Hautelook for $270 Million: What It Means for Department Stores and Discounts

While Gilt and Groupon may be top of mind in their categories, here’s another reminder that some very profitable things are happening with brands who have marketshare, even if they don’t lead in mindshare: Hautelook, the flash sales site which launched in December 2007, was just acuiqred by Nordstrom for $270 million.

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Where the Wealthy Shop Online [Infographics]

Where the Wealthy Shop Online [Infographics]

In terms of volume online, Macy’s attracts more visitors earning $100,000+ than higher end department stores Nordstrom and Neiman Marcus combined (Anna Wintour’s Fashion’s Night Out appearance at Macy’s last year suddenly makes sense).  Though they probably aren’t the first name you’d associate with designer fashion, there are a massive number of people who match […]

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Retailers Expecting Holiday Slump

Retailers Expecting Holiday Slump

Recent polls have suggested a steep decline in holiday shopping this year, with 45% of consumers estimating they will spend less in the retail market. The season isn’t expected to be a total washout, with 80% still planning on purchasing gifts. While we got some amazing deals at last year’s sales, the deep discounts are […]

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Imran Amed's Signature9

Imran Amed's Signature9
The Business of Fashion editor introduces us to his signature style items

Diane Pernet's Signature9

Diane Pernet's Signature9
Fashion blogger and film festival creator, Diane Pernet, shares nine of her favorite things

Video interview with Vogue Paris editor Carine Roitfeld

90 Seconds with Carine Roitfeld
In a Signature9 exclusive, we catch up with the Vogue Paris editor-in-chief

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