The Nordstrom family is close to a deal with private equity firm Leonard Green to take the retailer private.
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CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports the Nordstrom family is in talks to partner with Leonard Green.
Leonard Green would provide the Nordstrom family members with roughly $1 billion in equity to help fund the deal, sources said.
Retail mashups are becoming more common as stores strive to incorporate unexpected experiences to entice customers, USA Today reports.
The first shop of this kind is set to open in West Hollywood, California, on Oct. 3.
Nordstrom Local will have dressing rooms for shoppers to try on clothes, but stores won't actually keep inventory for purchase in stock.
M&A bankers say their clients are asking them to pitch Jeff Bezos on a deal, Financial Times reports.
Credit Suisse believes some apparel retailers can thrive as the industry moves toward online shopping.
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Target is plotting a big move away from AWS as Amazon takes over retail.
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Retailers are facing "revenue cliffs" and margin compression this year, and it's not clear to investors where the bottom is.
As of Monday, about 70 percent of retailers and restaurants have reported second-quarter earnings results.
Home Depot is up around 15 percent this year, but one technician warns that it could be in trouble as it gears up to report earnings.
Nordstrom will soon offer shoppers across the U.S. the option to "reserve online and try in stores."
J.C. Penney hasn't given as much attention to its women's apparel division, until now, but the push could be too late.
J.C. Penney's stock was in free fall after the besieged retailer turned in a mixed report for the second quarter.