Inditex Q1 Results Weakest in Four Years

Spring at Zara

Madrid—Inditex, which bills itself as a biggest fashion retailer in the world, today reported first quarter results that were its … [Read more...]

Hudson’s Bay Co. Narrows Q1 Loss Despite L&T Sales Miss

Lord & Taylor's Fifth Avenue flagship store

Toronto—The Hudson’s Bay Company, which operates chains in Canada and Lord & Taylor in the United States, today reported that … [Read more...]

Lululemon Shares Plunge on CEO’s Resignation

CEO Christine Day

Vancouver—Although Lululemon Athletica posted Monday first quarter results that beat analysts’ estimates, the sporting-wear … [Read more...]

Ever Expanding, Mango’s 2012 Profit Jumps 79%

Mango for Summer

Barcelona—Mango, the Spanish apparel and accessories brand, reported this week its full year net profit, which jumped by some … [Read more...]

Report: Marc Jacobs Heading to Coach?

Marc Jacobs

New York—While it’s really nothing more than speculation, rumors circulated in fashion circles today that March Jacobs, creative … [Read more...]

Emma Hill, Mulberry Creative Director, to Depart

Mulberry Creative Director Emma Hill, left, who was presented with Best Accessories Designer at the Glamour Women of the Year awards, by actress Hayden Panettiere.

London—While rumors abound that designer Marc Jacob may leave his 16-year stint at Louis Vuitton and his namesake collections to … [Read more...]

Item of the Day: Bottletop Foundation

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Item of the Day: Bottletop Foundation Here’s a belt that not only holds your pants up, but lets you hold your head high, too. … [Read more...]

Margins, Expenses Put Squeeze on J. Crew’s Q1 Profits

J.Crew Summer

New York—Despite an increase in sales, J. Crew Group reported Thursday that its first quarter profit fell 4.5% due to weaker gross … [Read more...]

Inaugural Versace Watch Talent Contest Winner Named

Franca Sozzani, left, Conde Nast Italy; Adrien Nebel, student winner; and, Donatella Versace, right.

Milan—Never let it be said that Donatella Versace doesn’t think about the future. Why seeing her latest collections verify her … [Read more...]

Boasting Better Sales, Christopher & Banks Swings into Q1 Profit

Summer styles at Christopher & Banks

Plymouth, MN—Saying that its turnaround strategy seems to be working and customers are responding well, Christopher & Banks … [Read more...]

May Retail Comp Sales Better Than Expected

Warmer weather brought consumers out to shop in stores like Buckle in May.

New York—While many retailers have been reporting recently that their first quarter sales were stifled by unseasonable cold, their … [Read more...]

Cooler Weather Chills Ann Inc. Q1 Profit by 27%

Actress Kate Hudson modeling summerwear from her capsule collection with Ann Taylor

New York—Ann Inc. today blamed unseasonably cold weather that hurt sales—especially at its LOFT stores—for the promotions that … [Read more...]