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Stage Stores signs long-term contract extension with Alliance Data

BY Staff Writer

Houston — Stage Stores and Alliance Data Systems announced that they have signed a long-term amended and restated private-label credit card renewal agreement for private-label credit card services.

Under the terms of the agreement, Alliance Data’s Retail Services business will continue to provide a full suite of private-label credit card services geared toward driving sales and brand loyalty to grow Stage Stores’ customer base.

In addition, Alliance Data and Stage Stores will collaborate to develop and launch a new, simplified loyalty program, with enhanced benefits and incentives exclusive to cardholders. Stage Stores currently operates 836 stores in 40 states under the Bealls, Goody’s, Palais Royal, Peebles, Stage and Steele’s banners.

“We consider our private label credit card program to be a key component of our retailing concept, and we place a high degree of importance on the relationship that we have with our cardholders,” said Michael Glazer, president and CEO, State Stores. “Alliance Data is a recognized industry leader, with strong retail experience, systems capabilities and dedication to customer service, and we are extremely pleased to be continuing our long-term strategic relationship with them.”

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Uniqlo Pop-Up, San Francisco

BY CSA STAFF

The West Coast is getting its first taste of Uniqlo. The Japanese apparel powerhouse has opened a tech-inspired pop-up store, on Post Street in San Francisco. The temporary store will remain open until the end of September, prior to the opening of the company’s Union Square flagship.

Equipped with dressing rooms and such fun touches as a photo booth, the Uniqlo pop-up offers a selection of key items from the company’s signature product lines. It is intended as a prelude to the Union Square location, which will feature such varied elements as a spinning chandelier made with multi-screen TV monitors and a modern, communal gathering space.

In addition to San Francisco, Uniqlo has another fall opening upcoming: It will open a store on Sept. 28 in Westfield Garden State Plaza, Paramus, N.J.


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Supervalu names new president of its DC/Baltimore Shoppers division

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MINNEAPOLIS — Supervalu on Monday announced Robert Bly will join the company as president of Shoppers, a 56-store division in the Baltimore/Washington, D.C., market.

Bly is expected to begin his new role on Aug. 22 and will report to Chuck Elias, SVP retail operations. Bly replaces Tim Lowe, who recently accepted a new leadership role in Supervalu’s merchandising organization.

"[Bly’s] knowledge of grocery operations and improving company performance through proven business acumen will lead Shoppers to improving the bottom line while maintaining our customer experience,” Elias stated.

Bly, 49, most recently VP of the Kmart and Sears divisions for Sears Holdings, has experience turning around underperforming retail operations and helping companies streamline operational costs while ensuring that team members are engaged in the business, Supervalu noted.

Prior to Sears, Bly held positions with Road Ranger, a convenience store chain, and spent 22 years with Meijer, a grocery and general merchandise store where he held executive and store-level positions and implemented statergic plans to improve sales, inventory management and operational execution.

“Bob’s experience in transforming companies makes him an excellent addition to our leadership team. We look forward to his contributions to Shoppers as we pursue our sales, profitability and growth objectives,” Elias said.
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