Barneys is cutting its losses (and bad press) and will cough up $525,000 to settle the racial profiling allegations that have been weighed against it, the New York Daily News reports.
After accusations of racial profiling surfaced in October, Barneys has finally settled with the two shoppers in question, agreeing to pay $525,000. But the six-figure settlement isn't the only proviso: According to WWD, the retailer will also have to enlist an anti-profiling consultant and train employees accordingly. New York State Attorney... More »
Overpriced retailer Barneys isn’t just guilty of lacking a much-needed apostrophe in its name. The swanky store has also agreed to pay the state of New York $525,000 to close the leather-bound, gilt-edged book on an investigation into...Show More Summary
Craig Ruttle/APMark Lee, left, CEO of Barneys New York, standing with The Rev. Al Sharpton. By JENNIFER PELTZ NEW YORK -- Barneys has agreed to pay $525,000 to resolve allegations that minorities were singled out as suspected shoplifters...Show More Summary
After complaints of racial profiling at Barneys New York's flagship department store, the company will pay $525,000 in "fines and expenses," the Associated Press reports. The AP reports that both customers and former employees claimShow More Summary
The upscale retailer Barneys has agreed to pay $525,000 to settle allegations of racial profiling at its flagship New York City department store. State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman announced... To view the full story, click the title link.
New York City is now one of the top three contenders to host the 2016 Democratic National Convention, according to party sources, even though some have concerns that New York is not traditionally a... To view the full story, click the title link.
State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman’s investigators heard from customers and former employees that a pattern of racial profiling began last year when the high-end store tried to crack down on a dramatic spike in shoplifting and credit card fraud.
At Barneys New York starting this October, shelling out $300 will land you a limited edition crocodile-skin-encased lipstick from French luxury powerhouse Givenchy. For 2014’s holiday season, the label will sell just 3,000 pieces cloaked...Show More Summary
Hanley Ramirez was placed on the 15-day disabled list Sunday with what the Dodgers described as a strained side muscle.
James Barney Jr. of Saint Cloud, Florida, just made bank in bragging rights after fending off an alligator in an attack left him with minor injuries—and the tooth of the gator that bit him. Read more...
All good things must come to an end…and in this case, the end is the best part! Up to 75% off? Don’t mind if I do! Read the full post Last Day of the Barneys New York Designer Sale: Up to 75% Off! which appeared first on Snob Essentials.
Embattled reality star Tamra Barney Judge has returned to her Facebook and her Bravo blog, and wasted no time in picking up her feud with Lizzie Rovsek. The Real Housewives of Orange County star explains, “Sorry for the late blog, we have been enjoying our summer and just got home from vacation last night.” She's making up for lost time. Show More Summary
Givenchy is introducing a limited edition Le Rouge lipstick in a brazen red shade that will debut at Barneys’ in mid-October. Read the rest of the story at: Red Hot: Givenchy limited edition Le Rouge lipstick
She’s baack! After a short digital time-out, The Real Housewives of Orange County star Tamra Barney Judge has reactivated her Facebook account, and she’s on the warpath, wasting no time… READ ON
Orbitz Worldwide (NYSE:OWW) Q2 2014 Earnings Call August 07, 2014 10:00 am ET Executives Brian Wolf - Barney Harford - Chief Executive Officer, President and Director Michael O. Randolfi - Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice President Analysts Daniel...Show More Summary
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While Shannon Beador‘s friendship with Real Housewives of Orange County star Tamra Barney seems to be broken beyond repair, there’s good news for her marriage. Divorce reports swirled… READ ON
Feuding housewives Shannon Beador and Tamra Barney haven’t got along all season, and now the newbie is speaking out saying she’s been “tremendously hurt” by the veteran Bravo star and… READ ON
Now that it’s August, the summer sales are almost over. But not to fear: A few smaller sites still have deep discounts with less-picked-over merchandise, and old standbys like the Outnet and Barneys Warehouse feature new shipments worth checking out. Though it’s certainly still warm out, it's the time of... More »