June 18, 2015

Lord & Taylor to Celebrate Man’s Health on Father’s Day Weekend

WHAT:           With the arrival of Men’s Health Month and Father’s Day in June, Lord & Taylor at Crossgates Mall in Albany is hosting a Men’s Health event. Five percent of the day’s sales will benefit the American Cancer Society. According to the American Cancer Society, prostate cancer is one of the most common cancers in American men. About one man in seven will be diagnosed with prostate cancer during his lifetime. In addition, colon cancer is the most preventable form of cancer in both men and women. The American Cancer Society is dedicated to making sure that 80% of the population is being screened for colon cancer by 2018.

Lord & Taylor is proudly hosting a number of in-store activities that will take place throughout the day in which shoppers can participate. Volunteers from the local American Cancer Society will be on hand to offer important information on prostate cancer screening and early detection. In addition, shoppers can enjoy fitness and nutrition advice, men’s grooming tips, proper skincare and more.

WHEN:           Saturday, June, 20, 2015, 10 a.m. – 9:30 p.m.

                                    11 a.m. – 1 p.m.         American Cancer Society representatives

12 p.m. – 2 p.m.         Informal modeling

1 p.m.                          Grooming Tips

1 p.m. – 5 p.m.           DJ Maria

2 p.m.                          Summer Skincare

2 p.m. – 4 p.m.           Will Barry, regional training manager, VENT Fitness

3 p.m.                          Fragrance Layering

3 p.m. – 6 p.m.           Refreshments and hors d’oeuvres

WHERE:         Lord & Taylor, Crossgates Mall, 1 Crossgates Mall Road, Albany, NY

About Lord & Taylor:

Lord & Taylor is an upscale specialty department store that has built a reputation for attentive customer service and high-quality merchandise focused on apparel and accessories. Founded in 1826, Lord & Taylor is America’s oldest department store and one of America’s premier retailers.  Today, Lord & Taylor operates 50 full-line stores in ten states and the District of Columbia, four Lord & Taylor outlet stores and, the company’s online store.