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Is New York Ready for Nordstrom and Neiman Marcus?

Is New York Ready for Nordstrom and Neiman Marcus?

Much like the city itself, New York retail is in a constant state of flux. Storefronts go dark, signage changes, new buildings rise. Even landmarks like Lord Taylor on Fifth Avenue aren’t immune to the ebb and flow. Over the next year or so, these transformations will be especially evident ...

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This is how the 1% shop for clothes

This is how the 1% shop for clothes

Courtesy of Sundance Institute Lauren Greenfield’s film ‘Generation Wealth’ (2018) documents the excessive consumption of the world’s superrich. The verdict is in on Paul Manafort’s fashion choices. The internet has devoured his $15,000 ostrich leather jacket, a $9,500 ostrich vest and an $18,500 python skin coat. In fact, the lawyer ...

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In Our View: Tourism vs. Livability

In Our View: Tourism vs. Livability

Not long ago, Vancouver’s landmarks included a downtown brewery, a paper plant along the waterfront, and an unappealing park in the heart of the city. In other words, the city’s invitation to visitors would likely draw a response of “sorry, but I have other plans.” Oh, how times have changed. ...

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