Retailing


Amazon to Relaunch Apparel and Footwear Biz

Amazon.com logo

The world's largest online retailer, Amazon, is to relaunch its clothing and footwear business. According to reports in the UK's … [Read more...]

Burlington Coat Factory Swings to 1st Quarter Profit

Burlington Coat Factory

Burlington, NJ--Burlington Coat Factory is the latest discount retailer to show a strong rebound in sales. The store reported … [Read more...]

Limited Sells Stake in Namesake Chain for $32 Million

The Limited

Columbus,OH--Limited Brands has sold its remaining 25% stake in Limited Stores LLC, which operates The Limited retail locations … [Read more...]

Longchamp Opens Madison Ave Flagship

Longchamp's Madison Avenue flagship, designed by architect Eric Carlson

New York—La Maison Madison, Longchamp’s flagship boutique at 713 Madison Avenue, recently opened with a new design concept that … [Read more...]

Int’l Growth Boosts Mulberry Brand

Mulberry

Somerset, England--Luxury fashion and leathergoods company Mulberry Group continues to fly in the face of economic uncertainty … [Read more...]

Amazon Tops America’s Healthiest Retailer List

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New York—For the second year in a row, Amazon.com was ranked the healthiest retailers in America in the 2009-2010 Retailer Health … [Read more...]

Kohl’s Signs Aldo for Shoe Exclusives

Kohl's

Menomenee Falls, WI—Kohl’s and footwear brand Aldo International announced today a multi-year deal where Aldo will design and … [Read more...]

Study: Gift-Givers Increasingly Shop Internet First

Gifts online

Stevens, PA—As many as one third of all gifters report that that the internet “makes gift shopping much easier than shopping in a … [Read more...]

As Latest Twilight Film Nears, Fans Dig Up Fashion Finds

As Latest Twilight Film Nears, Fans Dig Up Fashion Finds

Twihards--diehard “Twilight” movie fans--are counting down the seconds until the saga’s third film “Twilight:Eclipse” hits … [Read more...]

Express Quadruples 1st Quarter Profits

Limited Express Sale

Columbus, OH--Express Inc. has more than quadrupled its first quarter earnings, helped by strong sales and higher … [Read more...]

Thomas Sabo Hosts VIP Vegas Store Opening

Olivia Palermo and Nicky Hilton stopped by charm king Thomas Sabo's latest store opening in Las Vegas

Las Vegas—Sterling silver jewelry designer Thomas Sabo recently opened his second store here with a party that included guest VIPs … [Read more...]

May Sales Slip but Consumer Confidence Still Increases

Retail Sales

Washington--Despite the U.S. Commerce Department’s report today that May retail sales dropped for the first time since September … [Read more...]