clock menu more-arrow no yes mobile

Filed under:

The Saks Renovations Starts With Awnings and Doormen

New, 9 comments

Racked is no longer publishing. Thank you to everyone who read our work over the years. The archives will remain available here; for new stories, head over to, where our staff is covering consumer culture for The Goods by Vox. You can also see what we’re up to by signing up here.

On the heels of the announcement that Saks Fifth Avenue is upgrading its flagship store—and certainly not their outlets—the first sign of the $250 million renovation is already up. Above, newly-minted president Marigay McKee is standing under the just-installed awnings with Saks doormen, who will be around for the duration of Fashion Week.

Keep an eye out for other changes in the near future like the men's designer sneaker shop opening later this month.
· Saks's New President to Spend $1.25 Billion to Rejuvenate Chain [Bloomberg]
· Saks to Deliberately Make Its Outlet Stores Look Unkempt [Racked NY]
· Saks Fifth Avenue Opening Men's Designer Sneaker Shop [Racked NY]

Saks Fifth Avenue

611 5th Avenue, Manhattan, NY 10022 (212) 753-4000 Visit Website