Stories tagged: Macy's
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 20, 2019, 5:57 p.m.
As department stores watch their customers flock to secondhand stores, some are trying to bring them back by partnering with online resale sites.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 10, 2019, 2:49 p.m.
Many investors had expected department stores to enjoy robust sales over the holidays in light of a U.S. economy buoyed by low unemployment, higher wages, strong consumer confidence and cheap …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 23, 2018, 12:35 p.m.
Retailers are offering much of their Black Friday deals online, but shoppers still showed up at malls and stores around the country looking for discounts – and also to take …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 22, 2018, 8:35 p.m.
Frigid temperatures and blustery winds were no match for holiday cheer as giant character balloons took to the skies, and performers on floats and marching bands made their way through …
Wed., Aug. 15, 2018, 8:15 a.m.
Macy’s raised its annual profit forecast as the department store reported an unexpected increase in a key sales measure.
UPDATED: Wed., June 27, 2018, 8:02 p.m.
Now, Stay Alfred has added Spokane to its rental portfolio. The company will rent out 15 units at the M Apartments.
UPDATED: Wed., June 13, 2018, 12:56 p.m.
The long-awaited opening of The M apartments in the former Macy’s building is so close, you can smell it, and it smells like paint. Crews are on every floor of …
UPDATED: Fri., June 8, 2018, 4:23 p.m.
Rumors, speculation and anticipation have come to an end with the announcement that a Nike Factory Store will open Thursday in the former Macy’s building downtown.
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 6, 2018, 5:52 p.m.
The department store chain said it teamed up with a boutique called Verona Collection and plans to sell the collection of modest dresses, tops, cardigans and hijabs online. The clothing …
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 9, 2018, 3:37 p.m.
The city’s upper avenues once served as busy footpaths between bustling commercial centers. Today, two new skywalks are under construction at the former downtown Macy’s at a cost of about …
Fri., Nov. 24, 2017
An iconic display of Madonna and Christ Child lighting up a corner of downtown Spokane during the holiday season will remain in storage for a second year as funds sought …
Wed., Nov. 22, 2017, 3:42 p.m.
A Nike Factory Store will be the major tenant in the old Macy’s building in downtown Spokane, according to permits filed with the city Tuesday.
Mon., Nov. 20, 2017, 12:13 p.m.
Santa Claus may be coming to town, but you’ll need a reservation to see him.
Thu., Nov. 9, 2017, 12:52 p.m.
Macy’s sales fell as it had a hard time pulling shoppers through its doors and Kohl’s reported a drop in quarterly profit Thursday, underscoring just how challenging the holiday shopping …
Sun., Sept. 10, 2017
Two Popeye’s Louisiana Kitchen locations are closer to opening in the Spokane region, one in Post Falls and the other on North Division St.
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 10, 2017, 10:28 a.m.
Two skywalks torn down for the redevelopment of the old Macy’s building in downtown Spokane will be replaced for $800,000.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 31, 2017, 2:11 p.m.
Macy’s and Best Buy are expanding their same-day delivery as they aim to become more competitive with online leader Amazon.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 10, 2017, 8:16 p.m.
Macy’s, Kohl’s and Dillard’s all said Thursday that a key sales figure fell again in the latest quarter as customers increasingly shop online, at discount stores and elsewhere. Nordstrom, the …
Sun., June 25, 2017
Spokane is in the midst of major transformations, with $800 million in public and private investment pouring into the city’s downtown and nearby neighborhoods.
Wed., June 7, 2017, 7:43 a.m.
Macy’s Chief Executive Officer Jeff Gennette is optimistic about the future of the largest department-store chain, even if it doesn’t look much like the store R.H. Macy imagined.
UPDATED: Thu., May 11, 2017, 7:04 p.m.
Macy’s, it seems, can’t catch a break. The beleaguered retail chain, which has been aggressively closing stores in recent months, announced more bad news Thursday: Sales were down in the …
Thu., May 11, 2017, 8:06 a.m.
Lower sales dragged down Macy’s profit during the first quarter as customers’ habits shift to more online shopping and retail locations lose traffic.
UPDATED: Mon., April 17, 2017, 1:06 p.m.
Wallet discovered in downtown Spokane building belongs to Women’s Army Corps veteran, dates to 1950s
The effects of Isolde Zitzewitz, who served in the military for decades and attained high security clearance according to her nephew, tumbled out of a pipe in the old Macy’s …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 26, 2017, 7:01 p.m.
The former Macy’s building in downtown Spokane has a new name. After about 300 different names were submitted via a contest to name it, Centennial Properties said on Thursday the …
Wed., Jan. 4, 2017, 2:58 p.m.
Macy’s says it is eliminating more than 10,000 jobs and plans to move forward with 68 store closures after a disappointing holiday shopping season. The department store chain also lowered …
Wed., Dec. 14, 2016, 6:10 p.m.
Renovations to the former Macy’s building in downtown Spokane are still on schedule, although a city review board has questions about specifics of the project design.
Wed., Nov. 30, 2016, 9:52 a.m.
A heavy police and fire presence is expected at Cascade Mall today, but people should not be alarmed, officials said. The mall, Macy’s and the city of Burlington are hosting …
Fri., Nov. 11, 2016, 12:06 p.m.
Macy’s Inc. has announced plans to close its store at the Lancaster Mall in Salem early next year.
Tue., Sept. 27, 2016, 3:37 p.m.
Assaults on his parents and inappropriate sexual behavior at school led judges to order mental health treatment for the young man charged with killing five people at a Washington state …
Tue., Sept. 20, 2016, 5:08 p.m.
Macy’s plans to hire about 83,000 people for the busy holiday shopping season, about equal to the number of hires last year.