Solid Nike Q3 Increases Surprise Wall Street

NIKE

Beaverton, OR—Shares of Nike leaped 12% on Friday after the world’s largest athletic wear and footwear maker reported third … [Read more...]

Tiffany Q4 Beats Estimates, Predicts 2013 Sales to Rise 6% to 8%

Tiffany & Co.

New York—Tiffany & Co. today forecast sales growth of 6% to 8% with improved sales in Asia and a promising new sterling silver … [Read more...]

Due to “Disappointing Sales,” Mulberry Expects Lower Full Year Profit

From Mulberry's Spring/Summer 2013 collection: Classic English tweed, floral-inspired detailing and signature Mulberry layered looks.

Somerset, England—Citing disappointing sales and a drop in tourist spending in its London stores, Mulberry Group Plc today issued … [Read more...]

Reporting Another Loss, Wet Seal Looks to a Fast Fashion Solution

Stay tuned: Wet Seal to hold its annual Model Search soon.

Foothill Ranch, CA—Wet Seal Inc. reported Thursday that it swung into a $85.8 million loss hit by taxes and other costs while its … [Read more...]

It’s Official: PPR to Be Renamed “Kering”

PPR Kering

Paris—PPR, the luxury and sport brands conglomerate behind Gucci, Yves Saint Laurent, Puma, Bottega Veneta etc., confirmed today … [Read more...]

JCPenney’s SEC Filing Reports 43,000 Fewer Employees?

JCPenney

Plano, TX—The required filings and statements that public companies must supply the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) are … [Read more...]

Ross Stores Q4 Profit Rises 23% on Strong Sales, Better Margins

New Ross Store in downtown Los Angeles (719 S Broadway).

Pleasanton, CA—Thanks to improved margins and continued strong sales, Ross Stores Inc. reported today that its fourth quarter … [Read more...]

Pacific Sunwear Narrows Q4 Loss on Improved Sales

Spring styles at Pacific Sunwear

Anaheim, CA—Pacific Sunwear of California, Inc. said Wednesday that its fourth quarter loss narrowed as the teen retailer posted … [Read more...]

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Ax+ Apple

The fascination with the Year of the Snake continues. At Ax+Apple the fascination has inspired an entire collection of … [Read more...]

Accessories Magazine/The NPD Group, Inc. Releases 2012 Census Report

2013 Projected Market Share by Classification

In a more competitive retail reality that faces the accessories industry, the latest industry statistics give insight and provide … [Read more...]

Three Retailers Settle with FTC Over Mislabeled “Faux Fur” Items

Revolve Clothing

Washington—Neiman Marcus and two other retailers agreed this week to settle charges brought by the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) … [Read more...]

DSW’s 2013 Profit, Sales Outlook Disappoints Wall Street

DSW Trend Alert for Spring: Plenty of Pastels

Columbus, OH—DSW reported weaker-than-expected fourth quarter earnings today and said softer sales so far this year make it … [Read more...]