When Restoration Hardware recently delivered to millions of doorsteps its biggest-ever annual catalog—13 different “source books,” as it calls them, shrink-wrapped into a 3,300-page, 17-pound bundle—the company took pains to assure the public that the environment was being protected, as Bloomberg Businessweek reported.
J. Crew Group Inc., the retail chain that is opening its first Asian stores this week, plans to expand its international push with outlets in continental Europe and will be scouting for locations in Paris.
J. Crew Group Inc., the retail chain that’s said to be planning an initial public offering for later this year, has created a brand called “J. Crew Mercantile,” potentially giving it a fresh store concept to boost sales.