Retailing


Dressbarn to Hold Teacher Appreciation Event

Dress Barn storefront

Suffern, NY--With all those budget cuts, teachers need all the love and support they can get. Luckily, dressbarn is once again … [Read more...]

10 Minutes with… BHLDN

BHLDN

Anthropologie says ‘I Do’ to more creative bridal fashion with its new BHLDN online concept.Do you, Anthropologie, take BHLDN … [Read more...]

Store Savvy: Maximizing Daily Deal Specials

groupon fab'rik

Whopping Daily Deal specials from Groupon, LivingSocial and numerous local versions are all over the news, not to mention your … [Read more...]

Flash Sale Site Ideeli Secures $41 Million in Financing

Ideeli flash sale site

New York—The validity of flash sale websites—online merchants that specialize in brief, sharp discounts on brand and designer … [Read more...]

Q1 Reports: Jones Profit Falls, Claiborne’s Loss Widens

Jones Group Logo

Jones Group Q1 Profit Falls On Higher Costs and Weitzman AcquisitionNew York—Jones Group Inc.'s net income fell 34% in the … [Read more...]

Iconix Raises Full Year Forecast on Higher Sales, Ed Hardy Purchase

Ed Hardy

New York—Iconix Brand Group raised its full year forecast on Wednesday after a buoyant first quarter and its purchase of the … [Read more...]

NRF: Americans to Splurge on Mom This Year

Mother's Day

Washington–Moms may get a little more spoiled this year on Mother’s Day as jewelry and accessories top American's gifts lists, the … [Read more...]

Scarves.com Launches Just in Time for Mother’s Day

Scarves dot com

Los Angeles—Scarves.com,  which bills itself as “America’s largest scarf store,” launches this week---just in time for Mother’s … [Read more...]

PPR Q1 Earnings Beat Forecasts as U.S. Sales Rise

PPR

Paris—PPR, which owns Gucci, Bottega Veneta and Yves Saint Laurent, posted today a 9.1%  rise in its first-quarter sales, helped … [Read more...]

Mulberry Touts: Be Kate for a Day

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London—For those that didn’t make the cut for Prince William and Kate Middleton’s wedding this Friday, Mulberry is offering a … [Read more...]

American Apparel Secures $14.9 Million in New Funding

American Apparel's CEO Dov Charney

Los Angeles--Struggling retailer American Apparel Inc. has managed to stave off a potential bankruptcy filing after securing $14.9 … [Read more...]

Bidding Heats up Over Jimmy Choo Ownership

From Jimmy Choo's Pre-Fall collection

London—Just as women line up to snag the latest Jimmy Choo high heels, a growing list of bidders are lining up making bids to … [Read more...]