HanesBrands Q2 Earnings Surge on Margin Boost

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Winston-Salem, NC—Higher sales and lower costs boosted margins giving HanesBrands a surge in its second quarter earnings.For … [Read more...]

30th Annual WJA Awards of Excellence, Hall of Fame Winners Announced

Candy Udell of London Jewelers, recipient of the Hall of Fame Lifetime Achievement Award

New York—Smiles, laughter and personalities sparkled even more than the jewelry at Chelsea Piers on Monday night when a record … [Read more...]

Coach Q4 Profit Falls 12%; to Sell Reed Krakoff Brand

Coach's Madison Sadie Flap Satchel in Spectator Saffiano Leather.

New York—Shares of Coach Inc. fell in early trading today after the leatherwoods company announced disappointing fourth quarter … [Read more...]

“Flip Flop Fridays” Fundraiser Extended through August

Flip Flop Shops CEO Brian Curin knows first-hand the effects of high stress on the body

Atlanta–The folks at Flip Flop Shops are hoping they started something big. In June, the footwear retailers launched “Stress-Free … [Read more...]

Hudson’s Bay Company to Buy Saks Inc. for $2.4 Billion

Saks Fifth Avenue's New York flagship, one of the prime retail locations in the world

Toronto and New York—Hudson’s Bay Company confirmed today that it plans to buy Saks Inc. in a $2.4 billion deal that will bring … [Read more...]

LVMH Increases Stake in Hermès (Again)

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Paris—LVMH confirmed today that it has increased its stake in Hermès International to 23.1% from 22.6% in what it described as “an … [Read more...]

Deckers Swings into Wider Q2 Loss as Sales Flounder

Style from UGG brand's fall collection. Photo:  Joy Jacobs

Goleta, CA—Deckers Outdoor Corporation reported Thursday that its second quarter loss widened as sales of its UGG-brand and Teva … [Read more...]

Accessories Help Under Armour into Strong Q2 Results

Under Armour

Baltimore, MD—Under Armour said Thursday that its second quarter profit and sales topped expectations, buoyed by sales increases … [Read more...]

LVMH’s First Half Profit, Sales Miss Expectations

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Paris—LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton SA, the world’s largest luxurygoods company, today reported a first half profit increase … [Read more...]

Kering’s Half Year Profit Slides Due to Exited Businesses

Lady Buckle structured top-handle bag for fall from Gucci

Paris—Kering SA, parent to Gucci, today reported a steep decline in its first half profit as its luxury and sporting goods brands … [Read more...]

Skechers Swings into Q2 Profit with Improved Sales

Skechers' Twinkle Toes

Manhattan Beach, CA—Skechers USA reported Wednesday it swung back into second quarter profit, boosted by gains in international … [Read more...]

Puma Feels Pressure on Full Year as Q2 Results Lag

Puma Sky Wedges

Frankfort—While Puma still expects an increase in full-year net income compared to 2012, the athletic footwear maker today posted … [Read more...]