From expanded shoe departments to the influx of hard shops, there’s a lot of activity going on in the department store sector. Join VMSD editor-in-chief Anne DiNardo as she hosts a panel discussion on trends in department store retailing during the 2012 A.R.E. Retail Design Collective, December 5-7.
The session, “Master Class,” will be held from 9:30 to 11 a.m. on Thursday, December 6, at 7W New York. Panelists include Barbara Beeghly, vp, FRCH Design Worldwide (Cincinnati), Kathleen Jordan, principal, Gensler (New York office) and Ignaz Gorischek, vp, store development, Neiman Marcus. For more information, visit www.retaildesigncollective.com.