Toys “R” Us teams up with Joe Fresh designer Mimran to launch new kids’ clothing line

Brahm Buck

HALIFAX – When Vic Bertrand took over the helm of Toys “R” Us Canada in late 2019, he took a hard look at the retailer’s operations.

He found two shortcomings with the store’s clothing: The collection was what he called “pedestrian” and sizes stopped at age two.

“We lacked expertise in the apparel business,” Bertrand says. “We had a pretty ordinary assortment of baby clothes – nothing magical, nothing ‘wow’.”

The president and CEO of Canada’s biggest toy and baby product store invited Canadian fashion mogul Joe Mimran for lunch.

“It was a catch-up lunch but we started talking about

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Best Memorial Day sales and deals to shop today

Brahm Buck

(CNN) —  

A long weekend means an extra day to take advantage of the stellar Memorial Day sales happening across the web. So in between taking time to pay tribute to service members who gave their lives for our country and firing up the grill for a day of outdoor fun, be sure to check out our list of retailers offering up major savings on mattresses, furniture, TVs, appliances and much more below.

  • Amazon: The online mega-retailer is helping you get ready for a new season with a wide range of deals during its Spring Into Summer Sale event,
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The 27 best deals to shop

Brahm Buck

Nordstrom just dropped a secret sale that is almost as massive as its iconic Anniversary Sale. On May 26, the retailer kicked off its Half-Yearly Sale by slashing prices on thousands of items, ranging from all things fashion to beauty — and the deals will keep going through June 6.

Since thousands of items are on sale, it requires a bit of digging to find the hidden gems. Luckily, we did all of the work for you. We combed through hundreds of dresses, bottoms, T-shirts, beauty products and more to find the best markdowns and rounded them all up for

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Herman Miller launches new retail website

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Herman Miller said the site is designed to deliver “a consistent experience that implements key changes built specifically to make a customer’s journey smooth and easy.” Courtesy Herman Miller

Furniture designer and manufacturer Herman Miller rolled out a new online purchasing experience for its customers.

Zeeland-based Herman Miller (Nasdaq: MLHR) earlier this month unveiled a newly renovated retail website tailor-made for customers looking for a supported and seamless purchasing experience.

Using more than 110 hours of customer research, in-depth feedback and user testing from over 200 different participants, the site is designed to deliver “a consistent experience that implements key

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Up to 73% off grills, mattresses and more

Brahm Buck

Memorial Day weekend may be coming to a close but the deals are still heating up! While plenty of retailers have already kicked off their sales in honor of the holiday, more deals are launching today — and even extending into June.

While you can expect deals on big ticket items like mattresses and appliances, there are plenty of other products you can find on sale if you know where to look. Luckily, you won’t have to look too far, as Yahoo contributing editor Chassie Post joined TODAY to share the best Memorial Day sales that might be flying under

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