Retailing


New Fur Label Law Starts Friday

Under the new fur label law any accessories containing fur (except handbags) must be labeled

Washington— Friday, March 18, marks the first day that all garments, including accessories, that contain animal fur—no matter what … [Read more...]

“LPLP BY Linea Pelle” Bows at Target

Linea Pelle's LPLP for Target

Los Angeles—Target shoppers are getting a dose of the good life, Southern California style. Linea Pelle, the handbag, belt and … [Read more...]

Claire’s Makes Music with Lyrix Jewelry

Lyrix for Claire's

Los Angeles--“All you need is love”…and some interlocking bangles, rings and guitar pick jewelry with famous lyrics etched into … [Read more...]

Earnings Updates: LL Bean, Frederick’s of Hollywood, DSW, Family Dollar

LL Bean

 LL Bean Sales Rise After Two Year Slump Freeport, ME—After two years of sales declines, LL Bean reported Monday that its … [Read more...]

Tous Taps JLO for Face of Jewelry Brand

Jennifer Lopez

Barcelona—Jennifer Lopez is adding another job to her growing list of accomplishments this year. The “American Idol” judge is the … [Read more...]

Brandina the Original to Open First U.S. Store

Brandina The Original

Charleston—The Low Country is about to get a dose of the Italian Riviera. Brandina The Original is opening its first store in the … [Read more...]

Earnings Reports: Neiman Marcus, Ann Taylor, Aeropostale, Zumiez

Neiman Marcus

Neiman Marcus Q2 Profits Surge Dallas--Neiman Marcus Inc. reported today a five-fold increase in second quarter profit as holiday … [Read more...]

Commerce Dept: February Retail Sales Up 1%

Retail Sales

Washington—In the eighth straight monthly advance—and the largest gain since last October—the U.S. Commerce Department reported … [Read more...]

Q4 Reports: Bon-Ton, Stein Mart, Coldwater Creek

Bon Ton

Bon-Ton Stores Q4 Profit Up 5.9% York, PA--The Bon-Ton Stores posted an increased fourth quarter profit after comparable store … [Read more...]

Neiman Marcus Launches Blog

Neiman Marcus logo

Dallas--A brick-and-mortar store? Yeah, so? An e-commerce site? Tell us something we don’t know. A Facebook and Twitter presence? … [Read more...]

Q4 Profit Rises at Stage Stores, American Eage Outfitters

Stage Stores Goody's

 Stage Stores Q4 Profits Rise 14.7% on Higher Sales Houston--Higher sales have helped Stage Stores, Inc. to a 14.7% jump … [Read more...]

Q4 Reports: Profits Down at Urban Outfitters, Hot Topic

Urban Outfitters

Urban Outfitters’ Q4 Profits Decline 3.1% on Weaker Margins Philadelphia--Urban Outfitters Inc. posted an unexpectedly 3.1% … [Read more...]