September Comp Sales Rise “Modestly”

Only a handful of major retailers still release monthly sales results

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...]

Dollar General Extends Lucrative Offer to Buy Rival

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Goodlettsville, TN—Once again Dollar General Corp. is trying to beat out Dollar Tree in a bidding war for Family Dollar Stores. … [Read more...]

Takeover Rumors Boost dELiA*s Stock Prices

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New York—dELiA*s saw its shares jump more than 35% today after rumors surfaced that the teen mall clothing stores received several … [Read more...]

New Film Pays Tribute to Fashion Elders

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New York—While the world focuses on the latest runways from Paris, dominated by 90-pound ingénues, Lina Plioplyte is devoting her … [Read more...]

Item of the Day: Cityzen by Azin

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It’s Paris Fashion Week. You’re looking for the location of your next show. Yes, you could find it on your Google Maps app, but … [Read more...]

Ascena Retail Group Tanks On Q4 Miss, Weak Outlook

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Suffern, NY—Shares of Ascena Retail Group fell in trading to a 52-week-low today after the owner of Lane Bryant and dressbarn … [Read more...]

Item of the Day: Shinola

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Collaborations are the name of the game in fashion these days. One of the latest ones is symbiotic relationship between a longtime … [Read more...]

H&M Q3 Sales Beat Forecast

Preview of Alexander Wang's collaboration with H&M coming this November

Stockholm--H&M today reported a 16% rise in its third quarter sales boosted by August revenue that exceeded estimates. In … [Read more...]