Retailing


Fasa Sets 2011 Market Dates; Replaces March with Feb

2011 calendar

New York—FASA together with Accessories Magazine have announced the New York Market Dates for 2011. Dates are as follows: • … [Read more...]

Aeropostale Posts 21% Profit Rise

Aeropostale

New York--Aeropostale saw its profits grow on the back of sales increases during the second quarter meeting expectations, but … [Read more...]

Barneys Taps Mark Lee as CEO

Mark Lee

New York—After nearly two years of on and off again searching, Barneys New York and its parent, Dubai-based Istithmar World … [Read more...]

Payless Launches Isabel Toledo and Colette Paris

Payless Launches Isabel Toledo and Colette Paris

Topeka, KA---Payless ShoeSource plans to roll out its latest capsule designer collection of footwear and handbags by Isabel Toledo … [Read more...]

Madonna in Trademark Battle Over Macy’s ‘Material Girl’ Line

Madonna in Trademark Battle Over Macy’s ‘Material Girl’ Line

Los Angeles--Madonna might fancy herself the original "Material Girl" but L.A. Triumph begs to differ. The California clothing … [Read more...]

Chico’s FAS More Than Doubles Q2 Profit

Chico's

Fort Meyers, FL--Chico's FAS Inc. has more than doubled its second quarter profit, boosted by higher sales and margins at its … [Read more...]

Ann Taylor Swing 2Q Profit, Improves Margins

Ann Taylor

New York--Ann Taylor Stores Corp. swung to a second-quarter profit, driven by demand for suits and dresses at its namesake chain. … [Read more...]

Accessories Council’s Garden Party Raises $$ for Charities

At the Accessories Council Garden party, a Lilly Pulitzer picnic basket benefits the Urban Arts Partnership

New York—Who doesn't love a fashionable picnic for a good cause? Feeling the spirit of summer, the Accessories Council hosted a … [Read more...]

Target Stages Kaleidoscopic Fashion Show

Target Stages Kaleidoscopic Fashion Show

New York—For once Target thought inside the box, and the and the result was a Kaleidoscopic Fashion Spectacular that impressed … [Read more...]

Rise in Sales Gives Gap 3% Profit Lift in 2Q

Gap Inc.

San Francisco--Gap Inc. has reaffirmed its full-year earnings guidance after higher sales at the Old Navy and Banana Republic … [Read more...]

Hot Topic Nearly Doubles Q2 Loss

Hot Topic storefront

Hot Topic Inc, the retailer of music-influenced apparel and accessories, nearly doubled its losses in the second quarter amid … [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...]