Comp Store Sales Gains in North America Boost Q4 Profit for Gap Inc.

Old Navy

San Francisco—Boasting its best holiday quarter in six years, Gap Inc. today reported increased fourth quarter earnings aided by … [Read more...]

Chico’s Q4 Profit Up 26% on Strong Sales

The So Slimming collection at Chico's stores has been a major hit with consumers.

Fort Myers, FL—Bolstered by strong sales across all its retail brands, Chico’s FAS reported Thursday that its fourth quarter … [Read more...]

JCPenney’s Q4 Results: The “Worst in Retail History?”

700 Joe Fresh shops are being rolled out in JCPenney stores this spring.

Plano, TX—The quarterly report due after market close on Wednesday was expected to be bad, but it was even worse than … [Read more...]

Sears Holdings Q4 Loss Narrows, But “Much Work to Be Done”

Sears

Hoffman Estates, IL—Sears Holdings Corp. reported today a narrowed fourth quarter loss, helped by lower expenses and sales … [Read more...]

Item of the Day

SpiritHoods

Not all those loud jeers you hear are coming from disgruntled Oscars viewers expressing their displeasure with this year’s host … [Read more...]

Target Q4 Profit Narrows 2% in “Highly Promotional” Environment

Apparel and accessories from Prabal Gurung for Target, available now in stores and online.

Minneapolis—Target Corp. today reported a 2% decline in its fourth quarter profit but projected 2013 profit increases ahead of … [Read more...]

Fashion’s Night Out Is Out

Fashion's Night Out

New York—Fashion’s Night Out, that September evening event aimed at luring consumers into retailers with special events and … [Read more...]

Macy’s Inc. Q4 Profit, Sales Top Estimates

Macy's lets the cat out of the box: the department store now ships to more than 100 countries worldwide thanks to a partnership with FiftyOne Global Ecommerce.

New York—While Macy’s Inc. may have reported a 2% decline today in its fourth quarter profit, the department store giant posted … [Read more...]

Saks Inc. Posts Q4 Profit Decline, But Still Beats Forecasts

Saks Fifth Avenue

New York—Despite sales at some of its Saks Fifth Avenue and Off Fifth stores being negatively affected by Superstorm Sandy, Saks … [Read more...]

Item of the Day

Stewart/Stand

If you are said to have “steely determination,” you probably have an unflinching resolve to get things done. That characteristic … [Read more...]

Dillard’s Q4 Profit, Sales Increase Again

Dillard's store

Little Rock, AR—Dillard’s Inc. today reported that its fourth quarter profit grew 14% as comparable store sales rose for the 10th … [Read more...]

Nordstrom Q4 Profit Up 20%, Plans Rack, Internet Expansion

Nordstrom

Seattle—Despite a 20% in its fourth quarter earnings, Nordstrom disappointed retail analysts Thursday afternoon with lower-than … [Read more...]