Retailing


Coach Reshuffles Asian Management

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New York--Coach has made a number of senior management changes in Asia as the brand seeks to drive expansion in the region. The … [Read more...]

H&M Boosts Sales 16% in September

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Stockholm--H&M reported today that its September rose 16% on 2009, thanks in part to the performance of new stores.The store, … [Read more...]

Walmart, Target Pull Kids Jewelry, Toys Due to Lead Levels

High levels of cadmium were found in some children's jewelry made in China

Oakland, CA—Target and Walmart removed children's products including foam bead jewelry from their stores after independent tests … [Read more...]

LVMH Posts 23% Increase in Q3, Confident on Q4

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Paris—LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton  reported today a 23% jump in third-quarter sales, confirming a strong rebound for luxury … [Read more...]

Walmart to Cut Spending, Focus on Smaller Stores

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Bentonville, AR--Walmart lowered the high end of its capital spending forecast for fiscal 2011 by $1 billion and says it will … [Read more...]

Gap’s Rebranding a Distrastrous Move?

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San Francisco--Just as BP's handling of the worst oil spill in U.S. history earlier this year is already a public-relations case … [Read more...]

Coach Tops 2010 Luxury Digital IQ Index

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New York — Coach, Ralph Lauren, Louis Vuitton and Burberry are among the luxury goods brands to make the top 10  in the second … [Read more...]

Burberry Pushes into China as Half Year Sales Rise

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London—Burberry executives said today that the company will continue its push into China after the British luxury house posted a … [Read more...]

QVC/FANNY Team Up for Shoe Shopping to Kick Breast Cancer

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West Chester, PA--Get your credit cards ready, for this is dutiful shopping at its best. On Friday, October 15, from 7 p.m. to 10 … [Read more...]

FTC to Tighten Rules to Stop Misleading Eco Claims

FTC to Tighten Rules to Stop Misleading Eco Claims

Washington--In an effort to prevent "green washing"--misleading information about a product's environmental attributes--The … [Read more...]

Mulberry Sales Rise 57%, Lifts Full-Year Forecast

Mulberry's Alexa bag

Somerset, England--Shares in Mulberry hit a new highs last week after the British leathergoods brand reported record sales … [Read more...]

American Apparel Taps Ex-Blockbuster CFO

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Los Angeles--American Apparel has hired former Blockbuster chief financial officer Tom Casey as its acting president, who will be … [Read more...]