Saks Fifth Avenue OFF 5TH to Open Store in Milwaukee, WI

  Saks Fifth Avenue OFF 5TH to Open Store in Milwaukee, WI  Business Wire  NEW YORK -- March 26, 2014  Saks Fifth Avenue OFF 5TH announced today that it plans to open a new store in Milwaukee on Thursday, April 3. The store will be located at The Mayfair Collection in Wauwatosa and will be the first Saks Fifth Avenue OFF 5TH in the Milwaukee market. With approximately 24,000 square feet of space, the new store will offer a remarkable array of designer brands at extraordinary value.  “We are very excited to expand Saks Fifth Avenue OFF 5TH into the Milwaukee market,” said Jonathan Greller, President, Outlets. “This will be our first store in the state and we are thrilled to bring our assortment of designer brands with incredible savings up to 65% off everyday to new markets.”  The new store will carry a distinctive assortment of more than 800 designer and contemporary brands available at outlet prices, including women’s and men’s apparel, fine jewelry, handbags, shoes and children’s collections. Women will find the season’s most sought-after trends from designers such as Stella McCartney, Akris Punto, Piazza Sempione, Escada and Zac Posen, to name a few. Men will find a wide range of sportswear, contemporary apparel and formalwear including brands like Michael Kors and Super Dry.  In celebration of the grand opening, customers will be invited to join Saks Fifth Avenue OFF 5TH for a breakfast on Thursday, April 3, from 8 to 10. Additionally, the first 250 customers to arrive on Thursday, April 3 and Saturday, April 5 will receive a chocolate bar with the chance of receiving a golden ticket. Golden ticket recipients will get a chance to win a Gift Card worth $100, $250 or even $500 (awarded both days, no purchase necessary to enter or win). For opening weekend, customers will also receive branded canvas totes with their purchases. Additional festivities include a snack bar, balloons, a DJ and a photo booth with social media upload capabilities.  About Saks Fifth Avenue OFF 5TH  As part of the Hudson’s Bay Company brand portfolio, Saks Fifth Avenue OFF 5TH is a world-class destination for value-priced clothes and accessories for men, women, children and the home. The retailer’s 73 nationwide stores and online store, saksoff5th.com, combine the two great joys of shopping: the delight of discovering the very best and the thrill of the deal. A carefully curated off-priced shopping experience features highly coveted designers alongside exclusive Saks brands not found anywhere else. Saks Fifth Avenue OFF 5TH simply offers more style and more savings than any other value retailer.  Contact:  Saks Fifth Avenue OFF 5TH Jenny Law, 212-451-1931 PR Specialist Jenny_Law@s5a.com or Molly Ellingson, 212-320-4719 Director, Marketing Molly_Ellingson@s5a.com or HBC Tiffany Bourré, 905-595-7184 Director, External Communications Tiffany.Bourre@hbc.com