Jacobs to Exit Louis Vuitton to Build His Own Brand

Marc Jacobs

Paris—Just hours after his latest Louis Vuitton runway show earlier today, the fashion world found out that after 16 years as … [Read more...]

Item of the Day: BirkSun

BirkSun

Item of the Day: BirkSun Backpacks are indeed back, but we found one that functions double duty. Not only does the Atlas … [Read more...]

Report: Consumers Turning to Smartphones, Tablets for Specific Retail Activities

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Chicago–All you have to do is walk down any street USA to notice passers by looking down at their cell phones while making their … [Read more...]

Hedge Fund Perry Capital Cuts its Stake in JCPenney

JCPenney's flagship on 33rd Street, Manhattan

Plano, TX—One of JCPenney’s remaining largest shareholders cut its stake in the department store by half, according to a … [Read more...]

Shoe Carnival Raises Awareness for Breast Cancer Research

Shoe Carnival hope to raise $100,000 this month for breast cancer research

Evansville, IN —The emphasis at Shoe Carnival, the 370+ chain of family footwear stores, is usually on the feet. But as part of … [Read more...]

ICSC: Holiday Sales to Increase by 3.4%

Holiday Sales 2013

 New York—Sure there’s unease about what a U.S. government shutdown might mean to the economy. But unemployment dropped to its … [Read more...]

Finish Line Q2 Profit Rises on Higher Sales, Lower Costs

Workout gear for women at Finish Line

Indianapolis— The Finish Line sprinted into second quarter earnings on Friday including a profit increase of 6.1% thanks to … [Read more...]

Item of the Day: Frederic Duclos

FredericDuclos

Item of the Day: Frederic Duclos Finally something related to the U.S. Congress that both Republicans and Democrats can agree … [Read more...]

JCPenney Offers Shares to Raise Cash Ahead of Holiday

JCPenney

Plano, TX—Only hours after its CEO Myron “Mike” Ullman told analysts he didn’t see “conditions for the rest of the year that would … [Read more...]

Nike Q1 Profit Leaps 38% on Better Sales, Gross Margin

Tennis star and Nike brand ambassador Serena Williams layers the Black Nike Tech Fleece Windrunner.

Beaverton, OR—Nike reported Thursday a 38% leap in its first quarter profit helped by improved gross margins and sales increases … [Read more...]

JCPenney’s Shares Rebound on Positive Turnaround Comments

JCPenney storefront

Plano, TX—After its shares fell below $10 for the first time since 2000, JCPenney today saw a rebound after it indicated it … [Read more...]

H&M Q3 Profit Jumps 22%, Beating Estimates

H&M

Stockholm—Helped by a promising launch of its U.S. online store, improved margins and cost controls, H&M reported today that … [Read more...]