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Jazz Age Lawn Party Celebrates the 20s

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New York--Gatsby Fever was alive and well at the 9th Annual Jazz Age Lawn Party, held this past weekend on Governors … [Read more...]

JCPenney Narrows Loss, Beats Expectations

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Plano, TX—Who would have thought just a year ago when JCPenney had vultures circling it, that a year later the department store … [Read more...]

It’s ATS Vegas Baby!

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Las Vegas—It’s that time again—for the Big V…or correctly the Big LV.On Monday, AccessoriesTheShow (ATS) opens at the Sands … [Read more...]

Dillard’s Q2 Profit Down, Comps Up 1%

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Little Rock, AR--Dillard’s said today it was disappointed with its bottom line performance as the department store retailer posted … [Read more...]

Nordstrom Q2 Profit Flat, Still Beats Estimate

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Seattle—Nordstrom’s second quarter profit was flat on last year despite rises in sales, thanks to a series of company … [Read more...]

Stuart Weitzman Launches Perfect Pumps Customization Program

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New York---There’s customized jewelry, belts and hairgoods. Now Stuart Weitzman is bringing the concept to shoes.Stuart … [Read more...]

Week in Review: Top News to Remember

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New York—Retail earnings week, feel the chill or the thrill of it.While there are many more retailers to release their … [Read more...]

Commerce Dept: July Sales Flatten Unexpectedly

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Washington—Just when U.S. retail seems to be sauntering along, suddenly it hits a bump...or rather a flat place in the road.In … [Read more...]

Walmart Cuts Full Year Forecast as Costs Hit Profit

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Bentonville, AR—Walmart reported total a slight rise in its second quarter profit but the retail giant still cut its full-year … [Read more...]

Kohl’s Q2 Profit Edges Up, Beats Estimate

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Menomonee Falls, WI—Kohl's Thursday said its second quarter profit rose marginally from last year, helped by lower expenses and … [Read more...]

Steve Madden Announces Acquisition of Dolce Vita Holdings, Inc. for $60M

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Long Island City, NY—Steve Madden revealed today that it has completed the acquisition of privately held Dolce Vita Holdings, … [Read more...]

Cloud and Mobile IoT “Improve Retail Returns”

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Framingham, MA--Cloud- and mobile-based IoT (Internet of Things) technology solutions improve return on investment for retailers, … [Read more...]