Retailing


Sears Q3 Losses Widen Kmart Loss Narrows

Sears Kmart

Hoffman Estates, IL—Sears Holdings reported today a third quarter loss wider than expected, mostly due to lower sales in apparel … [Read more...]

Google Unveils Personalized Search Shopping Site

Google Boutiques.com

Mountain View, CA—Ever wish you had your own Rachel Zoe or Patricia Field to help you style and accessorize your wardrobe? Well, … [Read more...]

Holiday Sales Consumers to Use More Debit Card Cash

Debit Cards

Washington–While American consumers may need to do some research and plan ahead for their Black Friday shopping strategies, one … [Read more...]

TJX, BJ’s Wholesale Q3 Profits Exceed Estimates

T.J.Maxx

Off price retail operator TJX Companies and BJ’S Wholesale both report their third quarter income rose higher than retail analysts … [Read more...]

Target Q3 Profit Rises 23% as Credit Card Businesses Improves

Target

Minneapolis—Target’s third-quarter earnings showed strong growth on a jump in revenue and significant improvement in the company's … [Read more...]

Study: Mobile Sites Below Average Performance

Chicago—Mobile commerce, or m-commerce, may be the latest retail platform everyone is buzzing about but many shoppers may be … [Read more...]

Abercrombie, Urban Outfiters Post Q3 Profit Rise

Abercrombie & Fitch

Specialty retailers Abercrombie & Fitch and Urban Outfitters both reported third quarter profit increases and say they are … [Read more...]

Walmart Lifts Full Year Forecast as Q3 Profits Rise

Walmart store

Bentonville, AR--Walmart raised its full year earnings guidance today after booking a 9% rise in third quarter profit helped by a … [Read more...]

Burberry’s First Half Up 46%

Burberry storefront

London--Burberry today booked a 46% hike in first-half pre-tax profit, helped by strong growth of its apparel and leather bags in … [Read more...]

October Retail Sales Increase Adds to Optimism

October Retail Sales Increase adds to Optimism

Washington—As retailers prepare for Black Friday, the U.S. Commerce Department provided some added optimism for holiday sales … [Read more...]

Loehmanns Files Chapter 11

Lohmanns

New York--Loehmann's Capital Corp today filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in a move that will allow it to reduce its debt … [Read more...]

Solstice Launches E-Commerce Site

Solstice's e-commerce site

New York—Solstice, an upscale sunwear specialty store, has opened in cyberspace. Solstice, which is owned by Safilo Group, has … [Read more...]