Report: September Sales Sluggish as Consumers Remain Cautious

February Retail Sales Up 1%

Washington—Concerns about the economy here and trouble abroad may have contributed to a decline in September retail sales, … [Read more...]

LVMH Sales Up Despite Weakness in Asia

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Paris—LVMH, “the world's biggest luxury group,” reported today that sales were up in its third quarter as business picked up in … [Read more...]

Burberry’s First Half Sales Rise, But Warns About Second Half

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London--Burberry Group Plc today blamed a deteriorating market for hurting will hurt profitability this year, the latest among … [Read more...]

Kmart Offers Credit Monitoring to Customers After Security Breach

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Hoffman Estates, IL—As if Sears Holdings Corp. doesn’t have enough trouble recently. On Friday, the retailer announced that its … [Read more...]

Report: Amazon to Open Retail Location in Midtown Manhattan

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New York—Thanks to the Internet, everyone seemed abuzz today after a report surfaced that Amazon.com is planning a … [Read more...]

Week in Review: Top 10 News Articles to Remember

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New York—It’s that time of the year again. (No, not Columbus Day Holiday). Now is the time that economists, analysts and online … [Read more...]

Item of the Day: Mary Margrill

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Even the most klutzy of us can have a thing for ABC’s “Dancing with the Stars.” What with the change to see some former child star … [Read more...]

September Comp Sales Rise “Modestly”

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New York—With some last minute back to school/college sales to their credit, retailers today reported a modest increase in their … [Read more...]

Ghurka Resumes Women’s Handbags Collection

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New York—For the first time in 15 years, Ghurka has a women’s collection. Designed in the tradition of Ghurka’s iconic men’s and … [Read more...]

Galliano Emerges From Exile to Head Martin Margiela

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Paris—Following three years of exile for inappropriate comments, British designer John Galliano is emerging from the shadows to … [Read more...]

Boot Barn Files for a $86 Million IPO

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Irvine, CA--Boot Barn Holdings, a western apparel and footwear retailer with 155 stores, filed today with the SEC to raise up to … [Read more...]

Sears to Sell Off All But 12% of Sears Canada Stake

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Toronto and Hoffman Estates, IL—Hopefully in time to shore up its business prior to the holiday selling season, Sears Holdings … [Read more...]