the death of retail
The Unbearable Sadness of JCPenney’s Soho Pop-Up
JCPenney opened a glitzy two-day pop-up shop called Jacques Penné, and it felt like a depressing betrayal of its customers.
Is This the Coolest Street in New York?
Howard Street is a four-block stretch in Soho that has some of the best shopping in the city—and is thriving despite the neighborhood’s retail woes.
Au Revoir, Colette: The Store That Created the Concept of Concept Stores
Nadja Spiegelman on the legacy that Paris's high-fashion temple will leave behind when it closes in December.