Bloomie's debuts in Atlanta
October 17, 2003,
Atlanta — Bloomingdale's made its debut here yesterday with two full-line stores in the Perimeter and Lenox Square malls.
In home textiles, the departments are influenced by the "success of our freestanding stores," said Joe Laneve, senior vp, home.
In addition, "we have great bath accessories," Laneve said.
Armani Casa bedding, which debuted in Bloomie's New York store at the end of last month, is featured only at Lenox Square.
"We learned a lot from our home stores," Laneve said, referring to the Las Vegas, Oak Brook, IL, and Medinah Temple in Chicago units.
The Perimeter store is 235,000 square feet; the Lenox Square store is 281,000 square feet.
Related Content By Author
Live From New York: Fashion Comes Across the Pond
Home & Textiles Today eDaily
Most Viewed Articles
See the September 2017 issue of Home & Textiles Today. In this issue, we look at the Attack of the Killer Third Tier: Monster off-pricers are climbing to the top of the food chain, plus New Products: 40 pages of new products debuting at the New York Home Fashions Market; Home Stores: TJX unveils first U.S. HomeSense store; Clicks to Bricks: Boll & Branch moves from digital to physical retailing; and much more...