Retailing


Public Scrambles for Tix to Fashion’s Night Out Runway Show

Public Scrambles for Tix to Fashion’s Night Out Runway Show

New York—Think you can’t sit next to top editors at one the hottest runway shows at Lincoln Center? You can try, but it’s gonna … [Read more...]

Teen, Back to School Season Sales Lagging This Year?

teens back to school shopping

Traditionally an early barometer of the key back-to-school selling season, teen retailers are being watched closely for first … [Read more...]

Limited Brands Lifts Outlooks as Profit Soars 140%

Limited Brands logos

Columbus,OH--Limited Brands, operator of the Victoria's Secret, Pink and La Senza chains, has raised its full-year earnings … [Read more...]

Bon-Ton Narrows 2Q Loss

The Bon Ton

York, PA--The Bon-Ton Stores Inc., the parent company of Carson Pirie Scott, Elder-Beerman, Herberger’s and Younkers and other … [Read more...]

Sears 2Q Loss Narrows, Kmart Margins Improve

Sears Kmart

Hoffman Estates, IL--Sears Holdings Corp. said today that its second-quarter loss narrowed and profit margins increased at its … [Read more...]

TJX Raises Outlook after Q2 Surge

TJX Companies

Framingham, MA--The TJX Companies recorded Wednesday a 16.4% increase in second quarter profit, fueled by a 7% sales rise and a 3% … [Read more...]

Target’s Q2 Earnings Rise 14% on Improved Cost, Credit Cards

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Minneapolis--Target Corp.'s (TGT) fiscal second-quarter earnings rose 14%, helped by cost cuts and strength in its credit card … [Read more...]

American Apparel Future in Doubt as Losses Mount

American Apparel

Los Angeles--American Apparel admitted Tuesday it might go out of business within a year following an expected second quarter loss … [Read more...]

Abercrombie to Close 60 Stoes Despite 2Q Sales Rise

Abercrombie & Fitch

New Albany, OH--Abercrombie & Fitch Co is to shutter 60 stores this year after steep discounting in the second quarter ate … [Read more...]

Overseas Markets Help Offset Walmart’s Lagging U.S. Stores

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Bentonville, AR--Walmart said Tuesday its second-quarter profit rose 3.6%, as demand in Mexico, Brazil and China helped offset a … [Read more...]

Saks Inc. Narrows Q2 Loss, Improves Margins

Saks Fifth Avenue flagship

New York--Saks Inc.'s fiscal second-quarter loss narrowed on rebounding sales and improved margin due to better inventory … [Read more...]

Urban Outfitters Q2 Profit Jumps 46%, Beating Estimates

Urban Outfitters

Philadelphia--Urban Outfitters Inc. reported Monday that its second-quarter profit increased by 46% over 2009, driven by … [Read more...]