Inside Saks Fifth Avenue’s Massive Women’s Shoe Floor Renovation in NYC
March 12, 2020
In a challenging retail landscape, where Manhattan alone has experienced the loss of longtime fashion institution Barneys and the addition of Nordstrom, Saks Fifth Avenue remains steadfast in retaining its role a top luxury retail player.
On Wednesday, FN toured the revamped space with Saks’ team members. Despite ongoing retail concerns regarding the coronavirus, the women’s shoe floor and the remaining Saks’ floors were bustling with shoppers.
“Saks has always been the leader in women’s footwear, and we are confident that the newly renovated floor will continue to reflect our dominance in the category,” said chief merchant Tracy Margolies.
The 22,600-square-foot space, which adds 10% more selling space to the floor, now showcases over 2,500 styles from more than 60 brands…