JCPenney Beats Estimates in Indication of Turnaround


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

Viv and Ingrid

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


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


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


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

Teen Vogue

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!


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


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


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


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


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


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...]