Retailing


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...]

Neiman Marcus Launches M-Commerce Site

Neiman Marcus Mobile Site

Dallas--Neiman Marcus has launched an enhanced mobile version of its main website to target affluent shoppers using mobile phones … [Read more...]

H&M July Sales Beat Forecast

H&M

Stockholm—H & M beat expectations with a 10% rise in July sales and said it expects to continue its rapid expansion, the … [Read more...]