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Barneys ‘schlockfest’ hurting traffic to Freds restaurant

Ever since the liquidation of Barneys began, a quiet, uncomfortable question has gripped Midtown’s power-lunching set: What about Freds? During the holidays, snooty shoppers griped that the luxury icon looked more like Sears or Kmart as the once-stately Madison Avenue flagship got plastered with garish orange-and-yellow signs hawking “Everything 30% to 50% off”. Less noticed,… Read More »