First smaller-format Bloomie's department store opens in Virginia

Bloomie's, a smaller version of the Bloomingdale's luxury department store, has opened its first location in Fairfax, Va. Bloomie's offers a variety of services, a restaurant and a curated collection of merchandise that is replenished with multiple deliveries each week. It will also feature a relaunched Bloomie's brand, which will also be available at the Midtown Manhattan flagship and online. Bloomingdale's is part of the Macy's Inc. lineup. Macy's stock has more than doubled, up 104%, for the year to date while the S&P 500 index has gained nearly 16% for the period. Market Pulse Stories are Rapid-fire, short news bursts on stocks and markets as they move. Visit MarketWatch.com for more information on this news.

First smaller-format Bloomie's department store opens in Virginia
Bloomie's, a smaller version of the Bloomingdale's luxury department store, has opened its first location in Fairfax, Va. Bloomie's offers a variety of services, a restaurant and a curated collection of merchandise that is replenished with multiple deliveries each week. It will also feature a relaunched Bloomie's brand, which will also be available at the Midtown Manhattan flagship and online. Bloomingdale's is part of the Macy's Inc. lineup. Macy's stock has more than doubled, up 104%, for the year to date while the S&P 500 index has gained nearly 16% for the period. Market Pulse Stories are Rapid-fire, short news bursts on stocks and markets as they move. Visit MarketWatch.com for more information on this news.