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JCPenney Beats Estimates in Indication of Turnaround

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J. C. Penney Company Inc. is turning out to the be (not so little) retailer that could, with Zacks Equity Research giving its … [Read more...]

Packaging: The Silent Salesperson

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Clever packaging helps retailers display tiny jewelry, merchandise multiples and show how to wear trends. They call packaging the … [Read more...]

American Eagle Outfitters Takes BTS to Next Level

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As kids across the nation get ready for back to school, many in the neediest school communities are held back, all which impacts … [Read more...]

Nordstrom: 4th Consecutive Quarter of Growth

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Nordstrom, Inc. reported Q2 earnings and once again, the news was good.Meeting expectations, total net sales increased 9.2%, … [Read more...]

Macy’s Reports Disappointing Q2 Earnings; Lowers Guidance, Looks to China

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Macy’s revealed disappointing second quarter results, and it's looking to China for future growth opportunities.In an earnings … [Read more...]

Teen Vogue and ICSC Study: How Millennials Shop

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So just how will that elusive Millennial/Gen Z consumer navigate the malls, the web and social media as they plan this year's back … [Read more...]

2016 New York Market Dates: Mark Your Calendars!

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Hang up those wall calendars, sync your mobile phones and start making travel reservations: the 2016 New York Market Week dates … [Read more...]

Sneak Peek: HBO’s “Vinyl” Captures 70s Music Industry

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Get ready for plenty of sex, drugs and rock 'n' roll, not to mention some awesome 70s music and fashion, as HBO unveils a sneak … [Read more...]

GAP Reports Q2 Earnings

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Gap Inc. continues to struggle. The company's comp sales for July 2015 were down 3% versus a 2% increase last year. For the second … [Read more...]

Retail Bestsellers: What’s Hot Now at Handbag Designer 101

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Handbag Designer 101 is a curated marketplace with the largest selection of handbags made by independent designers. HBD101 is … [Read more...]

Study: Overstocks, Out-of-Stocks and Returns = $1.75 Trillion Retail Loss

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As retailers come out of August Market, buying and planning are top of mind, especially in today's tricky economy, where getting … [Read more...]

Imports Up as Retailers Look Toward Holiday Season

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Import cargo volume at the nation’s major retail container ports is expected to increase 3.6% this month over the same time last … [Read more...]