Retailing


Controversial Abercrombie CEO Mike Jeffries Leaving the Company

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New Albany, OH--Abercrombie & Fitch’s controversial CEO Michael Jeffries is retiring, effective immediately. In his place, the … [Read more...]

Belk Q3 Profit Falls on Increased Expenses

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Charlotte, NC—Belk Inc. reported today that it swung into a third quarter loss due toexpenses from its new strategic … [Read more...]

Neiman Marcus Group Swings into Q1 Profit

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Dallas--Neiman Marcus Group swung to a first-quarter profit of $196,000, up from last year’s $13.1 million loss—the result of the … [Read more...]

Delia’s Chain Files Chapter 11

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New York--dELiA*s Inc., the young women’s retailer with about 95 stores and an increasingly outmoded catalog business, announced … [Read more...]

Holiday Windows 2014: Barneys Gets Baz Dazzled

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New York--Prepare to be (Baz)Dazzled! Baz Luhrmann, the spectacle-loving director/producer/writer from Down Under, transforms … [Read more...]

November Retail Sales Comps Beat Estimate

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New York—November comparable store may actually have not only beat economists’ estimates, but also surprised some retailers.In … [Read more...]

Ascena Earnings Increase Despite Lower Sales, Higher Costs

Burgundy for holiday parties at Lane Bryant, a division of Ascena

Suffern, NY--Ascena Retail Group Inc. Tuesday reported an increase in profit for the first quarter despite lower revenues and … [Read more...]

Loehmann’s, Reborn as Off-Price E-Commerce, Names Advisors

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New York--Off-price retailer Loehmann’s, which was recently resurrected as an online retailer after a hedge fund acquired its … [Read more...]

Belk Seeks Designers for Third Southern Designer Showcase Competition

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Charlotte, NC—Attention Southern designers, Belk Inc. is seeking your skills in women’s apparel, accessories, men’s apparel, kid’s … [Read more...]

Brown Shoe Boasts 21% Profit Jump, Sales Increase

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St. Louis—Brown Shoe Co. Inc. reported Tuesday a 21% jump in its third quarter profit, reflecting improved operating margins and … [Read more...]

New York, the New Capital of Pop-Ups

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Chicago–New York City has become “Pop-Up City” with the holiday shopping season now in full swing. PopUp Republic, a social media … [Read more...]

Tiffany Q3 Earnings, Sales Rise But Misses Estimate as Asia Sales Soften

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New York—Despite strong sales and positive comp sales, Tiffany & Co. reported today that while profit few they missed … [Read more...]