Retailing


Teen Retailers Q3: A Mixed Bag

Teen Retailers

Buckle Inc. reported its third quarter profit edged up, while American Eagle Outfitters, Wet Seal and Hot Topic saw varying income … [Read more...]

Gap Reaffirms Full Year Estimate Despite Q3 Profit Fall

Gap Inc.

San Francisco--The cost of expanding its business overseas has dragged on Gap Inc's third quarter, after the specialty clothing … [Read more...]

Black Friday Forecast Cooler Drier Weather to Help Sales

Black Friday Forecast

Berwyn, PA—All those shoppers lining up before 5 a.m.—or even earlier—for doors to open on Black Friday can expect cooler … [Read more...]

M-Commerce App World Gears Up for Black Friday

m-commerce black friday

Black Friday might be one of the busiest shopping days of the year, but mobile commerce app developers have been busy too--rolling … [Read more...]

Limited Brands, Chico’s Q3 Profits Increase

Chico's Somos brand

Tight inventory controls, improved gross margins and higher sales helped specialty retailers Limited Brands and Chico’s post third … [Read more...]

Sears Q3 Losses Widen Kmart Loss Narrows

Sears Kmart

Hoffman Estates, IL—Sears Holdings reported today a third quarter loss wider than expected, mostly due to lower sales in apparel … [Read more...]

TJX, BJ’s Wholesale Q3 Profits Exceed Estimates

T.J.Maxx

Off price retail operator TJX Companies and BJ’S Wholesale both report their third quarter income rose higher than retail analysts … [Read more...]

Google Unveils Personalized Search Shopping Site

Google Boutiques.com

Mountain View, CA—Ever wish you had your own Rachel Zoe or Patricia Field to help you style and accessorize your wardrobe? Well, … [Read more...]

Target Q3 Profit Rises 23% as Credit Card Businesses Improves

Target

Minneapolis—Target’s third-quarter earnings showed strong growth on a jump in revenue and significant improvement in the company's … [Read more...]

Holiday Sales Consumers to Use More Debit Card Cash

Debit Cards

Washington–While American consumers may need to do some research and plan ahead for their Black Friday shopping strategies, one … [Read more...]

Abercrombie, Urban Outfiters Post Q3 Profit Rise

Abercrombie & Fitch

Specialty retailers Abercrombie & Fitch and Urban Outfitters both reported third quarter profit increases and say they are … [Read more...]

Study: Mobile Sites Below Average Performance

Chicago—Mobile commerce, or m-commerce, may be the latest retail platform everyone is buzzing about but many shoppers may be … [Read more...]