Retailing


LVMH’s 1st Half Income Rises 53%

LVMH

Paris--LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton, the world’s largest maker of luxury goods, reported today that its first-half profit that … [Read more...]

Sears Signs Lease Deal with Forever 21

Sears Signs Lease Deal with Forever 21

Hoffman Estates, IL--Sears Holdings has signed a long-term lease with Forever 21 to occupy approximately 43,000 square feet of its … [Read more...]

Christmas in July Gains Retail Traction

Christmas in July Gains Retail Traction

Stevens, PA—Searching for ways to boost summer sales? According to a recent Unity Marketing report, more retailers—from Sears to … [Read more...]

Buy.com Bought by Rakuten

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Rakuten, Japan’s leading internet retailer, has acquired U.S. rival Buy.com in an all-cash transaction for an undisclosed … [Read more...]

Target Launches New Disney Collection

Titled "D-Signed," the apparel and accessories are modeled after the personal style of the show's title character Sonny Munroe, played by 17-year old actress Demi Lovato

Minneapolis--Target has joined forces with Disney Consumer Products (DCP) to unveil a new line of apparel and accessories called … [Read more...]

Walmart Apparel Chief Resigns

Last month, Walmart executives say the retail giant would be pursuing a "back to basics" approach in its apparel, accessories divisions

Bentonville, AR--Walmart’s apparel and accessories chief Dottie Mattison resigned and left her position Thursday barely two months … [Read more...]

Deckers 2nd Quarter Up on Rising Sales

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Goleta, CA--Deckers Outdoor Corp. posted Thursday a second quarter profit of $8.9 million, boosted by above-plan sales rises for … [Read more...]

Luxottica Unveils Revolutionary Concept Store

Luxottica concept store

Melbourne, Australia—Want to jump on a treadmill and see if those Ray-Bans would stay on tight during your morning jog? Want to … [Read more...]

Target to Open in Manhattan

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East Harlem— New Yorkers will now have one less thing to complain about: Target is finally gracing Manhattan.With a new store … [Read more...]

Sotheby’s to Again Auction Duchess of Windsor Jewels

Sotheby’s to Again Auction Duchess of Windsor Jewels

London—Some 23 years after its record-setting $50.3 million auction of the Duchess of Windsor’s jewelry, Sotheby’s is once again … [Read more...]

Back to School Study: Fewer Shoppers but More Spending

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Chicago—As the back-to-school season begins--the second most active retail season behind Christmas--ShopperTrak predicted Tuesday … [Read more...]

Liz Claiborne to Close 87 Outlet Stores

Liz Claiborne Outlet store

New York--Liz Claiborne is to exit its 87 loss-making outlet stores in the United States and Puerto Rico early next year. Liz … [Read more...]