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Former CEO Jeff Gordman, Texas-based Stage Stores might bid for Gordmans stores

#ndn-video-player-1.ndn_embedded .ndn_floatContainer { margin-top: 10px; margin-bottom: 20px; }#ndn-video-player-2.ndn_embedded .ndn_floatContainer { margin-top: 10px; margin-bottom: 20px; }Former Gordmans Chief Executive Jeff Gordman filed court papers Monday saying he might want to buy the company founded by his great-grandfather.His possible bid joins another possible one from Texas chain Stage Stores, which submitted paperwork to the court earlier Monday saying it might be interested in...

International boutique eyewear retailers see prescription for growth in Canada

TORONTO — Boutique eyewear retailers from around the world have set their sights on Canada as a hotbed for growth, hoping to capitalize on the country's aging population and what they say is its taste for haute couture.Several companies including Hong Kong's Mujosh, U.S.-based Warby Parker and Bailey Nelson of Australia have plans to open dozens of new stores over the next few years."Canadian people focus more and more on fashion trends, which makes Canada a promising market for us," said...