Early Promos, Great Deals Put Traditional Gift Card Buyers in Gift Wrapping Mode

Gift Cards

Washington—While gift cards remain the most requested holiday gift, they seem to have fallen off consumers’ shopping lists this … [Read more...] to Acquire Richer Poorer Lifestyle Brand


Vancouver— recently announced the acquisition of lifestyle accessories brand, Richer Poorer, for an undisclosed … [Read more...]

Walmart Surprises with Profit Beat, Comp Store Increase

Walmart store

Bentonville, AR—Walmart surprised many today with an earnings report that beat analysts’ forecasts as comp store sales rose for … [Read more...]

TJX Scores Q3 Profit, Sales Rise, Beats Estimates


Framingham, MA—TJX Co. scored another strong earnings report, one of the better ones from a retailer during earnings week: the … [Read more...]

Trend Webinar: Fall/Winter 2016/17 Now on Demand

Webinar Fall 16 and 17 collage

Due to popular demand, Accessories Magazine's Fall/Winter 2016/17 trends are now available for download.Price only $85.Are … [Read more...]

Kohl’s Appoints COO, Who Will Be Competing for Future CEO Role

Sona Chawla

Menomonee Falls, WI—Kohl’s announced today that Sona Chawla, a former Walgreens executive, has been named its new chief operating … [Read more...]

Attorneys General Call for PIN Numbers on New Credit Cards


Washington—Nine attorneys general sent a letter to top credit card companies and banks on Monday calling for the use of personal … [Read more...]

Dillard’s Q3 Sales, Profit Miss Prompts Fall in Shares

Favorite Fall Look at Dillard's: UGG poncho, boots

Little Rock, AR—In the same disappointing as other retailers have been reporting during third quarter earnings week, Dillard’s … [Read more...]

50% of Americans Plan to Visit a Mall on Black Friday


New York--The 2015 International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) Black Friday Shopping Study shows more than 7 in 10 Americans … [Read more...]

Retail Dish: Urban Outfitters to Buy Gourmet Pizza Chain


Philadelphia—In a move to diversify that left many analysts scratching their heads in wonderment, Urban Outfitters Inc. announced … [Read more...]

Haskell Hires Henri Bendel’s Denise Venice as EVP, Creative Director

Denise Venice

New York—Haskell Jewels recently announced the appointment of Denise Venice as executive vice president, creative director … [Read more...]

JCPenney Has Better-Than-Expected Q3, Highest Comps in 9 Years


Plano, TX—JCPenney today posted better better-than-expected third quarter sales, helped by demand for home, footwear, handbags and … [Read more...]