Retailing


SEC Begins Formal Investigation into Ex-CEO Dov Charney

Dov Charney, found and controversial leader at American Apparel

Los Angeles--The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has launched a formal investigation into the conduct of Dov Charney, … [Read more...]

Nasty Gal Opens Flagship Retail Store In Santa Monica

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Santa Monica, CA—You just can keep those Nasty Gals down. Still riding high on the success of its first brick-and-mortar store on … [Read more...]

Christopher & Banks Q4 Shows Improvement Despite Earnings Miss

Spring Look at Christopher & Banks

Plymouth, MN—Despite a decline in its sales, Christopher & Banks Corp. reported Tuesday that it swung into a fourth quarter … [Read more...]

Belk Donates More than $21.5 Million in Charitable Contributions

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Charlotte, NC—Belk, Inc. announced today that the company, and its associates, customers and vendors contributed more than $21.5 … [Read more...]

H&M Q1 Profits Jump, 400 New Stores to be Added This Year

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Stockholm—H&M, the world's second-biggest fashion retailer, reported today a better than expected first quarter pretax profit. … [Read more...]

Whistleblower Says JCPenney Overcharged Customers

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St. Petersburg, FL--Former JCPenney employee Robert Blatchford has filed a claim against the retailer under the State of Florida’s … [Read more...]

JTV Launches “Rock Star” Designer Search Competition

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Knoxville, TN—While it may not be the LVMH Young Designer Prize, there’s still hope of finding the next big thing (person) in … [Read more...]

Tiffany Q4 Sales Fall for First Time in 5 Years

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New York—Tiffany & Co. today reported that its fourth quarter sales fell for the first time in five years. While the luxury … [Read more...]

Union & Fifth: Second Hand Fashion for Second Chances

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San Francisco–Buy a Valentino bag from Union & Fifth, and the proceeds will help someone in need —simple, yet profound premise … [Read more...]

Tourneau Opens Bryant Park Store

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New York—Right along with the watch news pouring out of BaselWorld in Switzerland, Tourneau, the largest U.S. watch retailer, … [Read more...]

Target’s Payout: $10 Million in Data Breach and Minimum Wage Increase

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Minneapolis—Target Corp. is paying out big time. The mass merchant agreed to pay $10 million to settle a class-action lawsuit over … [Read more...]

Versa Capital Wins Bid to Acquire Bankrupt Wet Seal Assets

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Philadelphia—Private equity firm Versa Capital Management got the go-ahead Wednesday from a Delaware bankruptcy judge to continue … [Read more...]