Q4 Profits: Up at Target, Kohl’s, Limited; Down at Sears

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Target Q4 Profit Rises 11% On Improved Sales, Credit Division Minneapolis—As Target reported today that its fiscal fourth-quarter … [Read more...]

JCPenney to Unveil New Logo During Academy Awards

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Plano, TX—JCPenney wants to modernize its image and what better place to start than the central zone for image-making itself: The … [Read more...]

Q4 Reports: Saks, Dillard’s Profit on Sales Increases

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More Full Priced Sales Push Saks Inc. into Q4 ProfitNew York—Saks Inc. reported today that sales of full-price … [Read more...]

TJX Q4 Profit Down Despite Sales Increase

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Framingham, MA--TJX Cos. Inc. reported today that its fourth quarter profit fell 15% due to costs associated with closing its A.J. … [Read more...]

Walmart Q4 Profit Up 27% But U.S. Division ‘Disappoints’


Bentonville, AR—While Walmart posted today a 27% increase in profit for the fourth quarter largely due to its international sales … [Read more...]

Macy’s Q4 Profit Jumps 50%


New York--Macy's Inc.'s fourth-quarter profit grew 50%, topping the company's own estimates, helped by improved sales and lower … [Read more...]

Target to Launch Calypso St. Barths Collaboration

An item from the Calypso St. Barths line. Expect the Target collaboration to have the same easy-breezy vibe.

Minneapolis--Can’t afford that St. Barths Caribbean beach vacation? No worries. Target has announced a collaboration with the line … [Read more...]

Erica Lyons Completes 268 In-Store Shops at Bon Ton

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Providence, RI--Leading designer fashion jewelry brand Erica Lyons Jewelry recently completed installation of 268 newly designed … [Read more...]

Nordstrom to Buy Flash Sale Site Haute Look

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Seattle—Hey, if you can’t beat ’em, join ’em. Or buy ’em.As online flash-sales continue to eat away at traditional e-tailing … [Read more...]

PPR Shuffles CEOs as Full Year Income Rises 24%

Francois-Henri Pinault, chairman and chief executive of PPR, will assume control of the Gucci Group luxurygoods division next month.

Paris--PPR SA, the luxurygoods group that owns Gucci, Yves Saint Laurent, and Bottega Veneta brands among others, moved … [Read more...]

Abercrombie & Fitch Q4 Profit Nearly Doubles

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New Albany, OH--Abercrombie & Fitch Co., which struggled and lost share during the height of the recession, reported today … [Read more...]

U.S. Commerce Dept January Sales Edge Up

January Sales Edge Up

Washington—Retail sales edged up in January, marking the seventh straight month of increases, but falling below what economists … [Read more...]