Retailing


NRF: Father’s Day Sales Play Catch Up This Year

Father's Day

Washington–While moms continue to get a lion’s share of gifts in honor of Mother’s Day, the National Retail Federation (NRF) … [Read more...]

Senseofashion.com Focuses on Unique, Indie Accessories

Bird's nest ring by K Turn Around Jewelry by Kimberly Edwards

New York--Need to get your Gaga on? Check out Sense of Fashion--a new website selling distinctive apparel and accessories directly … [Read more...]

Talbots Returns to Q1 Profit

Talbots

Hingham, MA--Talbots Inc. reported today a return to profit in its first quarter due to improved costs and interest expense more … [Read more...]

Acquisition Rumors Erupt in Luxurygoods Sector

LVMH logo

Paris—European stock and retail analysts have been aflutter this week with speculation about LVMH possibly increasing its stake in … [Read more...]

ABC Home to Host Ugandan Bead Artists

ABC Home Ugandan Artists

New York--We’ve all heard a lot about Fair Trade merchandise, where women from impoverished countries are employed to utilize … [Read more...]

May Same Store Sales Increase Albeit Modestly

May Sales

Washington—May retail sales rose again last month, but less than retail analysts had hoped as rising costs and gasoline prices may … [Read more...]

Charming Shoppes in Q1 profit surge

Charming Shoppes Logo

Bensalem, PA--Charming Shoppes Inc. said Thursday that it had earned $26 million during its first quarter, a surge from $3.9 … [Read more...]

Vera Bradley Q1 Profit Hindered by Tax Expenses

Vera Bradley Summer 2011

Fort Wayne, IN—Despite a 19% increase in sales, Vera Bradley Inc. reported Wednesday a decline in its first quarter profit as … [Read more...]

Earnings Round Up: Delia’s, American Eagle, Ascena, Guess

Delia's logo

Delia's Posts Narrowed Q1 loss New York--Delia's narrowed its net loss for the first quarter of the year, despite a slight dip in … [Read more...]

Soho Gears up for Spanish Shopping Event

Spanish Soho Mile

New Yori--¡Viva Espaňa!On June 1, the Spain-U.S. Chamber of Commerce spotlights Spanish style with its 6th annual Spanish Soho … [Read more...]

Topshop Creates Secret Pop-Up Shop-in-Shop

Topshop's pop-up-shop

New York and London--We’re heard of speakeasies and secret bars, but never secret shops inside of other shops!So while pop-up … [Read more...]

Luxury Earnings: Neiman Marcus, Tiffany & Co. Report Profit Rises

Neiman Marcus

Neiman Marcus Inc. Q3 Profit Doubles As Margins, Sales Improve Dallas—Neiman Marcus, Inc.'s third-quarter earnings more than … [Read more...]