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Walmart Lifts Full Year Forecast as Q3 Profits Rise

Walmart store

Bentonville, AR--Walmart raised its full year earnings guidance today after booking a 9% rise in third quarter profit helped by a … [Read more...]

Burberry’s First Half Up 46%

Burberry storefront

London--Burberry today booked a 46% hike in first-half pre-tax profit, helped by strong growth of its apparel and leather bags in … [Read more...]

Solstice Launches E-Commerce Site

Solstice's e-commerce site

New York—Solstice, an upscale sunwear specialty store, has opened in cyberspace. Solstice, which is owned by Safilo Group, has … [Read more...]

Richemont Half Year Profit Jumps 88%

Richemont

Geneva—While Richemont reported Friday that profit from its luxury brands such as Cartier, Mont Blanc and Van Cleef & Arpels, … [Read more...]

Oakley Goes Space Age with Sunglass Launch

Oakley's JURY sunglass

Foothills Ranch, CA—Oakley has released the JURY, a new lifestyle design composed of an aerospace aluminum alloy. The holder of … [Read more...]

Free Shipping Most Effective Holiday Promotion

Free Shipping

Los Angeles--Got free shipping this holiday? If not, you better think about it! According to a recent e-commerce study … [Read more...]

JCPenney Q3 Profits Up, Misses Sales Forecast

JCPenney

Plano, TX--JCPenney reported today that its third quarter profit exceeded expectations as it controlled costs and consumers … [Read more...]

Dillard’s Q3 Profit Rises 80%

Dillard's store

Little Rock, AR--Dillard's Inc.'s third-quarter earnings soared 80% due to stronger margins and lower expenses despite a modest … [Read more...]

Patricia Field and MCM Collaborate on Handbag Collection

Patricia Field and MCM Handbags

New York—Sometimes the most unlikely collaborations can prove the most interesting. Patricia Field (the ruby-haired stylist, … [Read more...]

All-Accessories Site Style Tryst Launches

Style Tryst

Another day, another all-accessories website, and we are not complaining! Styletryst.com is just that, a little tryst with … [Read more...]

Tandy Brands Posts Q1 Loss

Tandy Brands

Dallas—Reporting that sales in its fiscal first quarter 2011 suffered from reduced belt assortments, lack of reorders and delayed … [Read more...]

Macy’s Beats Q3 Profit Expectations

Macy's Herald Square

New York--Macy's Inc reported today a better-than-expected quarterly profit citing the success of its My Macy’s localized buying … [Read more...]