Hudson's Bay and Selfridges are huge rivals in Canada right now.

Richard Baker who controls Hudson's Bay sold the store to we work, an office sharing upstart.
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the presence of the Hudson's Bay Company furthered ..

Bring back what was so callously discarded and perhaps corporate will also bring back customers who were so wantonly "dis-regarded."Date: Wed, December 27, 2017, 20:06
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How fitting that one of our favorite people is named as one of 20 WORST CEO's in America just as he begins his long overdue retirement: Maybe--just maybe--if he had listened to the public and gave shoppers what THEY wanted, the situation wouldn't have been this depressing.

Still a merges or somewhat merger with Hudson's bay could happen and the Macy's Inc .
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Amid discussion about downsizing the store, Macy’s has been careful to note in a statement that “dining in the restored Walnut Room, shopping beneath the Tiffany Dome and meeting under the Great Clocks remain treasured traditions for Chicagoans and visitors alike.”"Date: Fri, December 22, 2017, 14:48
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CHICAGO BUSINESS JOURNAL on FRANGO POP-UP at ORD::Frango mints have new (but fleeting) retail presence at O'Hare AirportThings are popping for the holidays at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport.

After its sale to NRDC it was joined under NRDC control by Hudson's Bay and by Saks Fifth Avenue.
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They have some problems that are out of their control1) weather the last year has not been normal for winter and fall and pring2) International tourism down due to the dollar3) The new millennial generation does not shop for clothes and fashion as earlier generations did4) The rise of outlet /offprice stores and the internet sales5) Macy's reluctance to change to more different merchandise and localize the stores more to local tastesThe biggest though is the hard push by investor activist groups and wall street for higher profits and lower costs at any cost to the customer/and the overall long term health of the company.Date: Mon, September 12, 2016, 10:04 pm CT
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Date: Fri, February 10, 2017, 13:35Posted by: , The future of retail is going down.
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Photos ForthcomingDate: Sat, December 3, 2016, 3:05 am CT
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Macy's in talks about downtown Minneapolis site; no decision on closing the iconic storeMacy�s is in talks with a potential developer for its downtown Minneapolis property but has not yet committed to whether it will shutter its store.

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I wonder if this is because it will be redeveloped as part of the rumored building deal.Date: Tues, December 20, 2016, 12:00 pm CT
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Growing up in Chicago, very Fond memories of Marshall Field's Chicago - the trip downtown on the el from Jefferson Park, the trip through the underground tunnels and the walkthrough into the store below ground level.

Read in another language; Hudson's Bay ..

The downward spiral continues.Date: Fri, December 02, 2016, 4:11 pm CT
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Evidently the developers of the shuttered macy in downtown Pittsburgh realize the value of the building's heritage:Kaufmann's and other regional department stores were part of the fabric of their communities; macy, not so much.

Hudson's Bay is a 1941 historical drama by 20th ..

These are the links to Macy's press releases from today:Store closures:Revised Guidance for Nov/Dec:Date: Wed, January 04, 2017, 2:12 pm CT
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Macy's is officially announced the sale of the Dayton's building in Downtown Minneapolis and the closing of its store there.

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(Comment from Jim McKay: I think Mayfair is one of their better performing stores.)Date: Wed, January 04, 2017, 5:24 pm CT
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The saddest news is the loss of yet another downtown flagship- Dayton's Minneapolis.