With the advent of supermalls and larger specialty stores
on cheap land outside the downtown, customer patronage on Queen Street has dwindled.
Penney account; Nancy Cartisano, formerly product manager for department and specialty stores
, to director of sourced products; and Eddy Corado, formerly associate product manager for national chains, to product manager for department and specialty stores
As a specialty store
chain, they can't compete on price.
According to the study, specialty stores
(24%) had the largest increase in Windows NT/2000 year to year and the larger format grocery stores (20.
Although specialty stores
may experience a greater degree of volatility than mass merchants, they frequently are able to react more quickly to trends," said Rick Gallagher, STORES Publisher and Vice President.
As a result of the recession, the vast majority of consumers have become more price conscious, purchasing during sales and shopping at discount specialty store
instead of department stores.
com); and Free People, the Company's wholesale division, which sells its product to approximately 1,100 specialty stores
, department stores and catalogs, as well as through Free People stores and web site(www.
took in two percentage points more last year as mass merchants' market share declined by one percentage point.
It's $35 at specialty stores
, including Handmade Galleries, 14556 Ventura Blvd.
The redevelopment will include a 225,000 square foot Nordstrom and approximately 275,000 square feet of specialty stores
The products are available at thousands of food, drug, mass market and independent health food stores, catalogs and Internet sites, gyms and specialty stores
nationally and in select foreign countries.
Department stores and catalogs lost their respective market share to mass merchants and clubs and specialty stores
In Spokane, he was responsible for large independent and specialty stores
in Eastern Washington, Eastern Oregon, Idaho and Montana.
LANG calendars are available through Barnes & Noble, Borders and gift and specialty stores
across the nation.
NEW YORK-With specialty stores
accounting for nearly a third of the total tabletop market share in 2000, according to HFN statistics, it appears they are filling a niche and staying alive.