Just in time for the holiday season, customers at Macy’s flagship
store in New York will be able to experience an integrated Samsung
product ecosystem, featuring innovative technologies in mobile, virtual
reality, QLED television, home audio, and more
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 31, 2017--
Macy’s (NYSE:M) and Samsung today announced the launch of a unique
Samsung experience at the retailer’s flagship location in New York City.
Beginning Nov. 1, customers shopping at Macy’s Herald Square will be
able to explore and purchase a range of Samsung products, including an
assortment of the most innovative technologies in virtual reality,
tablet, smartphone, wearable, the Family Hub refrigerator, QLED
television, home audio and smart home categories.
“At Macy’s, we are focused on providing what matters most to our
customers – an even more engaging shopping experience and the best, most
innovative products,” said Marc Mastronardi, Macy’s executive vice
president of business development. “With the new Samsung experience at
Macy’s Herald Square, we are creating an innovative and beautiful,
one-of-a-kind digital playground in a flagship department store,
featuring numerous installations and touch points for customer
For the first time, customers can experience an integrated Samsung
ecosystem designed to simplify daily life, all in a specially curated
1,000 square foot space on the main floor at Macy’s Herald Square.
Explore the next innovation television wall, featuring The Frame, which
seamlessly transforms from a 4K UHD TV to a gallery-like art display for
a premium entertainment experience. Accessorize your smart TV with a
variety of home audio and video products, including Sound+ soundbar and
Customers can take a ride in the 4-D virtual reality roller coaster
experience that puts you at the center of an out of this world journey
to a new landscape with the Gear VR with Controller powered by Oculus.
A full range of Samsung product and accessories will round out the tech
lover’s paradise, including Galaxy S8, Galaxy S8+ and Galaxy Note8
smartphones, cases, wireless mobile accessories and more. Customers will
also have the opportunity to test and purchase the latest Samsung
wearables, including the Gear Sport, Gear Fit2 Pro and Gear S3, and
complete their home tech ecosystem with the Samsung Connect Home Smart
Wi-Fi System and assortment of Samsung SmartThings hubs, outlets and
To experience the Samsung flagship ecosystem, including one-on-one
concierge-like customer care, and purchase select products, customers
can visit Macy’s Herald Square during regular store hours beginning
Wednesday, Nov. 1.
Macy's, the largest retail brand of Macy's,
Inc. delivers fashion and affordable luxury to customers at
approximately 670 locations in 45 states, the District of
Columbia, Puerto Rico and Guam, as well as to customers in the U.S. and
more than 100 international destinations through its leading online
store at macys.com. Via its stores, e-commerce site, mobile and social
platforms, Macy's offers distinctive assortments including the most
desired family of exclusive and fashion brands for him, her and
home. Macy's is known for such epic events as Macy's 4th of July
Fireworks and the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade, as well as spectacular
fashion shows, culinary events, flower shows and celebrity
appearances. Macy's flagship stores – including Herald Square in New
York City, Union Square in San Francisco, State Street in Chicago, and
Dadeland in Miami and South Coast Plaza in southern California – are
known internationally and are leading destinations for visitors.
Building on a more than 150-year tradition, and with the collective
support of customers and employees, Macy's helps strengthen communities
by supporting local and national charities giving more than $54
million each year, plus 180,000 hours of volunteer service, to help make
a difference in the lives of our customers.
For Macy’s media materials, including images and contacts, please visit
our online pressroom at macys.com/pressroom.
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