The incident began at around 8:15 a.m. at 1270 Broadway near 33rd Street.
The fire started in the rear of the building on the second floor.
The fire broke out in a dumpster at around noon and was quickly put out.
Macy’s has agreed to settle allegations of racial profiling at its flagship store in Herald Square.
The death of a fetus found in a shopping bag at the Herald Square Victoria’s Secret last fall has been ruled a homicide.
A Venezuelan tourist was acquitted Monday of shoplifting at Macy’s Herald Square flagship store, in one of several cases of shoppers saying they were wrongly accused of stealing at major New York City retailers.
The Macy’s Flower Show: The Secret Garden runs through April 6.
The outdoor fan fest runs during the week of the Super Bowl and will feature several stages and football themed activities.
Crowds in the know have been drawn to Macy’s to see the “special Santa,” an African-American Santa Claus tucked away in Santaland at the Macy’s flagship store in Herald Square.
The allegations come on the heels of a scandal involving claims of racial profiling by employees at major retailers.
The meeting follows an incident in which a leading actor on the HBO series “Treme” was detained nearly an hour by police after buying his mother an expensive watch.
The iconic Macy’s flagship store in Herald Square reopened Saturday morning, as an investigation into a fire at the store continued.
A busy Friday night of shopping at Macy’s in Herald Square was interrupted by blaring fire alarms. A basement fire at the flagship store forced everyone to evacuate.
Their patrol cars have the words “Courtesy, Professionalism, Respect” painted on them but one city street vendor claims that he has received the opposite treatment from an NYPD officer.
For the first time ever, Macy’s will open most of its stores across the country on Thanksgiving Day this year.