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Shopping Toronto: a picture diary. Captivating shoes, department store blur, plus salami

It's a big blur: four days in Toronto shopping from Yorkdale and Yorkville to the Eaton Centre and Ossington St. Saks, The Bay, The Room at The Bay, Nordstrom times two (at Eaton Centre and Yorkdale), Uniqlo, etc. What stood out: mainly the shoes. Darling Miu Miu Maryjanes at Nordstrom, Erdem at The Bay, Dries Van Noten [...]

Retail report: we’re shopping, not dropping

Surprise, surprise: Canadian fashion retailing is healthy. So says Randy Harris, president of Trendex North America. From Ohio, based in Florida, and specializing in Canadian, Mexican retail and e-commerce apparel markets, Harris shared his Canadian apparel insights at a recent meeting of Vêtement Québec – his 13th time as a guest of the industry association. [...]

By | December 9th, 2016|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Retail report: we’re shopping, not dropping

Ogilvy’s at 150: In transition and celebrating being part of the canvas of Montreal

It is quite the milestone: Ogilvy, the stately department store, turns 150 years old this year. To celebrate the anniversary, the Montreal institution is continuing its philanthropic path, now supporting with the Montreal Children’s Hospital with fashion shows, shopping events and more. More includes having commissioned about 15 designs from the likes of Stuart Weitzman, [...]

By | October 13th, 2016|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Ogilvy’s at 150: In transition and celebrating being part of the canvas of Montreal

Saks Off 5th for Montreal Eaton Centre

Ready, set, shop – but not until fall 2018. Saks Off 5th is coming to an expanded Eaton Centre after landlord Ivanhoé Cambridge merges the mall with Complexe Les Ailes next year. The new store will be almost 45,000 square feet of discounted designer fashion  – from Alexis Bittar to Zac Posen, with hundreds of brand names in between. HBC, [...]

By | December 3rd, 2015|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on Saks Off 5th for Montreal Eaton Centre