Retailing


Lacoste Hosts Holiday Twitter Contest

"Sky Croc"

East Hampton, NY--Hanging out in the Hamptons this Independence Day weekend? Look skyward for the Lacoste croc logo, take a photo … [Read more...]

Burberry Uses Interactive Video for Sunglass Launch

Burburry sunglasses

London—Burberry is getting playful with its new Brights foldable sunglasses. To tout the collection, which retails starting at … [Read more...]

Juil’s “Positive Step” in Footwear

Juil Footwear

Milwaukee—The recently launched Juil footwear line purports to “restore our natural balance of energy by connecting us to the … [Read more...]

Tourneau Bows New Watch Retail Concept in NYC

Tourneau's New Madison Avenue concept store

New York—Tourneau opened the doors today not only to its latest store, situated on Madison Avenue at 53rd Street, but into what … [Read more...]

The Latest in Jewelry: Cat Fur Necklaces?

Gaia wearing a cat fur ball necklace

San Francisco—Call it a “hair-brained” scheme or a “purr-fectly” reasonable idea, either way artist Flora Davis is selling online … [Read more...]

Family Dollar Q3 up But Misses Forecast

Family Dollar

Matthews, NC--Family Dollar Stores, Inc. reported today reported a higher third-quarter profit on sales growth, but both figures … [Read more...]

Beyond the Rack Named Fastest Growing Online Retailer

Beyond the Rack

Montreal--Beyond the Rack, one of the first private-sale sites in Canada that has attracted more than 2.5 million customers since … [Read more...]

Nike Q4 Income, Sales Beat Expectations

Nike Swoosh

Beaverton, OR—Nike reported Monday better-than-expected fourth-quarter earnings as sales increases made up for higher … [Read more...]

Macy’s, Bloomingdale’s Add Global Shipping

Macy's Inc.

Cincinnati--Macy's Inc is to begin shipping outside of the United States to 91 countries through its Bloomingdale's and Macy's … [Read more...]

NRF: Independence Day is Big Business

US Flag

Washington—Parades, picnics and fireworks are a tradition when celebrating the Fourth of July, but consumers also tend to shop for … [Read more...]

First Designer Resale Flash Sale Site Launches

The Real Real Flash Site

San Francisco—In an increasingly competitive environment among flash sale websites, The Real Real hopes to carve its own niche by … [Read more...]

Deb Shops to Restructure Under Chapter 11

Deb Shops

Philadelphia--Deb Shops filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in Delaware on Sunday as part of plans to sell the company to … [Read more...]