Retailing


Gap to Make First Move into China with 4 Stores

Gap china

San Francisco--Gap Inc. has revealed details Wednesday of its long-awaited entry into China with plans to open four Gap brand … [Read more...]

H&M Posts 30% Mid-Year Profit Growth

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Stockholm--H&M has boosted sales and profit during the first half of the year, and announced plans to move into three new … [Read more...]

Forum Shops Think Pink with Giveaways

Forum Shops Think Pink with Giveaways

LAS VEGAS-- Today is National Pink Day (who knew?) and the Forum Shops at Caesars is celebrating. Despite the day’s undocumented … [Read more...]

Chaco Holds Shoe Tan-Line Competition

Chaco Holds Shoe Tan-Line Competition

Grand Rapids, MI--Chaco athletic sandals are fashionable in their own right, especially when worn on exotic treks or river-rafting … [Read more...]

Report: Mass Market to Lose Out as Buying Patterns Shift

Mass Market

Polarization within the fashion retail market will lead to a decline of the mass market sector by 2016, a new report by just-style … [Read more...]

Swarovski Expands Licensed Boutique Model at Airports, Casinos

Swarovski Expands Licensed Boutique Model at Airports, Casinos

New York—Airports and casinos are about to get a bit more sparkly. Swarovski fashion jewelry company is aggressively expanding its … [Read more...]

NPD: Fashion Footwear Leads the Way to Recovery

Footwear

Port Washington, NY--Women's fashion footwear is outpacing other sectors of the market with a double-digit hike in U.S. sales in … [Read more...]

EZ Textiles Launches Online Design Library

EX Textiles Design Library

What is claimed to be the world's largest online library of production-ready digital textile designs for the fashion and textile … [Read more...]

Amazon to Relaunch Apparel and Footwear Biz

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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...]