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Nordstrom's booming online business could be hurting sales at its stores.

Analyst says Nordstrom has become a ‘victim of its own success’ as customers ditch stores to shop on its website

Nordstrom's online business is thriving, but at least one analyst says it's happening at the expense of its physical stores.
Shoppers clog the aisles at Macy's Department store.

Disappointing photos of department stores during the holidays will make you want to shop online

Department stores might seem like a one-stop shop for all your holiday needs, but they aren't all they're cracked up to be.
Bloomingdale's flagship store in New York.

Bloomingdale’s wants to cash in on Sears’ downward spiral

Bloomingdale's is partnering with LG Electronics to open a new store-in-store at its flagship location on 59th Street in New York.
Both department stores were surprisingly busy.

We went shopping at Macy’s and JCPenney to see which was a better department store, and the winner was clear

Macy's and JCPenney are two of the best-known department stores in the US. We found one of the stores was in much better shape during a recent visit.
Department stores saw the biggest decline in foot traffic during Prime Day week in 2017, according to Foursquare.

Macy’s is making a move that signals the death of department stores as we know them

Macy's is shrinking the size of some of its less productive stores and cutting back on staff.
Crowds of holiday shoppers swarm the streets of New York City.

Photos show how much holiday shopping has changed in America over the years

A lot about holiday shopping has changed over the years, but much — like massive crowds of people — has remained the same.

JCPenney is opening for Black Friday sales earlier than almost any other retailer

JCPenney is opening at 2 p.m. on Thanksgiving Day and will stay open until 10 p.m. on Black Friday.
Lord & Taylor's flagship store will be closed by the end of the year.

We went shopping at one of New York City’s most famous department stores as it prepares to close for good. Here’s what it was like.

Lord & Taylor is closing its flagship store after over 100 years in business. Parent company Hudson's Bay said it expects to close up to 10 of its nearly 50 Lord & Taylor locations through 2019. We visited Lord & Taylor in its final months — here's what it's like now.
Kohl's CEO says the store has an easy checkout process.

Kohl’s CEO explains how the retailer has avoided the department store meltdown

Kohl's CEO Michelle Gass explains how the store has survived the retail apocalypse. Being located outside of malls is a big factor.
Sears printed the first Wish Book in 1933.

Sears will not be printing its iconic holiday Wish Book one year after bringing it back from the dead. Take a look at the catalogs through the years.

Sears has printed its holiday Wish Book almost every year since 1933. See what it's looked like throughout the years.