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Sears Holdings Q2 Loss Widens on “Unacceptable Sales”

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Hoffman Estates, IL—Sears Holdings today reported another dismal earnings report. This time, its second quarter profit widened to … [Read more...]

“Dollar Wars” Update: Family Dollar Rejects Bid from Dollar General

Inside A Family Dollar Store Ahead of Earnings Reports

Matthew, NC—The acquisition battle over Family Dollar by two of its biggest rivals took another twist day. Family Dollar rejected … [Read more...]

Li & Fung Profit Rises 16% on Improved Sales to U.S.

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Hong Kong—Li & Fung, one of the world’s largest suppliers to retailers, , the world’s reported first-half profit rose 16% … [Read more...]

Bon-Ton Stores Q2 Loss Narrows, Cuts Full Year Outlook

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York, PA--Bon-Ton Stores has narrowed its net loss slightly in the second quarter.Net loss in the second quarter narrowed to … [Read more...]

Stein Mart Q2 Profit Down Despite Higher Sales

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Jacksonville, FL—Citing “important initiatives” in place, Stein Mart today reported its second quarter profit fell 49% as costs … [Read more...]

Buckle Inc. Q2 Profit Misses View, But Sales Top

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Kearney, NE—Buckle Inc. has booked a drop in earnings in the second quarter.In the three months to August 2, net income was … [Read more...]

Item of the Day: Harding-Lane

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It reads like one of those B movies. The list of programs in Shark Week which is occurring this week on Discovery.“A great … [Read more...]

With 62% Drop in Q2 Profit, Target Lowers Full Year Outlook

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Minneapolis—As Target cut prices to attract shoppers who were upset with the huge holiday data breach, the mass merchant today … [Read more...]

Macy’s Settles Racial Profiling Charges, Pays $650K

Holiday Shoppers Seek Out Deals On Black Friday

Albany, NY—For the second time in two weeks a New York retailer had settled allegations that it participating in racial … [Read more...]

American Eagle Outfitters Q2 Profit Falls 70%, But Still Beats Estimates

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Pittsburgh—American Eagle Outfitters reported today that its second quarter profit dropped 70% as sales weakened and some expenses … [Read more...]

NRF Survey: Coupon Usage Grows Among Back-to-School, College Shoppers

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Washington–Recognizing that a number of the best deals of the summer are still to come, some families have only scratched the … [Read more...]

Urban Outfitters Q2 Profit Falls, But Sales Rebound

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Philadelphia—Urban Outfitters Inc. reported Monday a lower second quarter profit as the lifestyle retailer was hit by weak margins … [Read more...]