Retailing


Sourcing Improvements Push Hot Topic Q1 Profit Up

Marvel-ous bags at Hot Topic

City of Industry, CA—Improvements in sourcing initiatives and productivity helped mall-based retailer Hot Topic record an earnings … [Read more...]

Judge Agrees that JCPenney Interfered with Macy’s Deal

Martha-Stewart

New York—In the battle between department store titans Macy’s and JCPenney, Macy’s won once again.In a ruling issued today by … [Read more...]

Without Sears, Lands’ End Posts 48% Q1 Profit Increase

Continuing to be Contemporary: Lands' End eyelet dress

Dodgeville, WI—Since Sears Holdings spun it off as a separate entity earlier this year, Lands’ End, known for its direct selling, … [Read more...]

Retailers Ask Court to Overturn Credit Card Swipe Fee Settlement

Credit cards

Washington—Two of the top retail trade associations—The National Retail Federation and the Retail Industry Leaders … [Read more...]

11 Main Brings Local Shopping Experience to Online Selling

11 main

San Mateo, CA--11 Main, Inc. today unveiled a new shopping destination that brings together a hand-selected collection of … [Read more...]

Sycamore Partners Seeks Greater Stake in Express Inc.

express2

Columbus, OH—Express, Inc. confirmed Thursday that it has received a letter from Sycamore Partners, which owns approximately 9.9% … [Read more...]

Lululemon Cuts Outlook as Q1 Profit Plummets

lululemon

Vancouver--The founder and biggest shareholder in Lululemon Athletica has criticized the company’s board, just hours before the … [Read more...]

Costs Push Neiman Marcus into Q3 Profit Loss

DVF at Neiman Marcus stores

Dallas—Though its sales were up 6%, Neiman Marcus Group Ltd. today reported a swing into a third quarter loss mostly due to … [Read more...]

H&M Takes an Artful Approach to Latest NYC Flagship

HM Koons Bag

New York—There’s art for art’s sake, but also art for retail’s sake. Today, H&M opened its museum-inspired store featuring a … [Read more...]

Despite Profit Decline, Inditex Still Beat Estimates

zara

Madrid—Inditex, parent to Zara, saw its first quarter profit fall 7.3%, the biggest decline since 2009, but the apparel retail … [Read more...]

Christopher & Banks Q1 Profit Tops Estimates

Summer styles from Christopher & Banks

Minneapolis—Christopher & Banks Corp. today reported higher first quarter profits as expenses decreased and despite having … [Read more...]

Burlington Stores Swings into Q1 Profit, Sales Rise

Burlington Coat Factory

Burlington, NJ—Burlington Stores Inc. today swung into a first quarter profit as comparable store sales and gross margins … [Read more...]

The Ad Will Close In 15 Seconds - Skip This Ad