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Macy’s Inc. Cuts Forecast After Disappointing Q3 Sales

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New York—Good news, not-so-good news in Macy’s Inc.’s third quarter earnings report released today. The department store group … [Read more...]

NRF: Holiday Bargain Hunters Hold Out for Deals

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Washington--Procrastinators and bargain hunters alike are taking their time getting started with their holiday shopping bonanza, … [Read more...]

Tod’s 9-Month Profit Falls 21.6%

Tod’s Portraits enters the world of Sonia Sieff, the French photographer and film director.

Ancona, Italy—Tod’s reported that its nine-month profit dropped 21.6% as costs rose and fewer of its high margin leathergoods were … [Read more...]

Currency Exchanges Hit Burberry’s First Half Profit

The Orchard in military red for Autumn/Winter, crafted from textured leather and embossed with the iconic check.

London—Burberry Group Plc today blamed foreign currency exchange rates for its reduced half year earnings. For the six month … [Read more...]

Pandora Raises Outlook Despite Profit Miss

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Copenhagen—Pandora said today it would raise its revenue forecast for its sixth quarter in the row as sales improved in its … [Read more...]

Store Savvy: DSW Crowdsources a Spring 15 Shoe Print

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Columbus, OH--Why should fashion directors, buyers and shoe companies give all the design direction? DSW recently let its … [Read more...]

BJI Offers Black Friday Room Specials for ATS, Stitch Vegas Shows

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South Norwalk, CT—BJI Fashion Group is getting into the holiday spirit with a special Black Friday offer on rooms during the … [Read more...]

American Apparel Suffers Big Loss in Q3

Cozy in cotton at American Apparel: Sophie, an employee from Amsterdam, wears the Oversized Cotton Fisherman Turtleneck.

Los Angeles--American Apparel continued to struggle as it posted a $19.2 million loss, or 11 cents a share, in the third quarter … [Read more...]

MAD Ball to Honor Four Tonight with Visionaries Awards

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New York—Its all about being MAD this evening. But before you get all hot under the collar, MAD stands for Museum of Arts and … [Read more...]

Retail Imports Set Records Despite Continuing West Coast Port Issues

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Washington--Import cargo volume at the nation’s major retail container ports is expected to slow down this month following record … [Read more...]

Caché Q3 Profit, Sales Miss Estimates

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New York--Caché reported Monday that it swung into a wider loss, missing analysts’ estimate. The women’s specialty store said … [Read more...]

Sears Seeks Holding Agencies to Structure the Company

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Hoffman Estates, IL—In its latest ploy to survive a financial spiral downward, Sears Holdings evidently has reached out to “all of … [Read more...]