Tag: defunct department stores

When designer department stores in Israel closed, it was a sign of things to come

When designer departments stores in Israeli Israel shut down in January, it meant they were losing customers to cheaper alternatives like e-commerce and e-books.But that was the last they ever saw of the shops.“I started noticing things,” said Avigdor Eshkol, a former department store owner who now owns a...

How to shop for a new office: It’s a lot easier than you think

There are some perks to shopping for a brand new office space, like the ability to save up for months and pay less for a property.That’s the case for designer department stores like the Urban Outfitters in the U.K. and Bloomingdale’s in the United States, which offer to pay...