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American Apparel Emerges from Chapter 11 as Private Company

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Los Angeles—After a tumultuous few months and a last chance try by former Chairman/CEO Dov Charney to return to its helm, American … [Read more...]

Report: Jonas Chilled January Comp Store Sales

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New York—Thanks to the blizzard named Jonas, lower foot traffic and the fact it’s really a transitional time of the retail year, … [Read more...]

Kohl’s Stock Takes a Beating on Disappointing Holiday Results

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Menomonee Falls, WI--Kohl’s Corp. today saw its shares take a beating after the department store released preliminary fourth … [Read more...]

Ralph Lauren Posts 40% Profit Fall for Holiday Quarter

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New York--Ralph Lauren Corp. today reported a bigger-than-expected declines in holiday quarter sales, hurt by warm weather and … [Read more...]

Macy’s Inc. Names New Chief Strategy, Chief Growth Officers

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Cincinnati—Macy’s Inc. today named two key senior executive changes as the company moves to grow its omnichannel business based on … [Read more...]

Rising Dollar Dampens H&M Q4 Profits

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Stockholm—H&M reported today that its fourth quarter profit was hit by an increasingly strong dollar as well as milder fall … [Read more...]

1.2 Million Walmart Workers to Receive Pay Increases

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Bentonville, AR--More than 1.2 million Walmart workers will receive a pay increase starting Feb. 21, reported the nation’s largest … [Read more...]

Bloomingdale’s Store to Open in Kuwait in 2017

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Cincinnati--Macy's, Inc. today announced that a Bloomingdale's store is planned to open in spring 2017 in Kuwait as part of a … [Read more...]

The Webster Opens First Location Outside Of Florida at Galleria In Houston

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Dallas—Famed Miami specialty retailer The Webster just opened its fourth boutique inside The Galleria in Houston. The 5,000 square … [Read more...]

Tiffany Cuts Outlook, Jobs as Holiday Sales Decline

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 New York—Tiffany & Co today reported lackluster holiday sales, blaming the strong U.S. dollar and weaker tourist spending for … [Read more...]

Brentwood Associates Buys Boston Proper from Chico’s

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Los Angeles--Brentwood Associates, a private equity investment firm, announced today that it has acquired Boston Proper … [Read more...]

Walmart to Close Nearly 300 Stores; 16,000 Jobs Up in the Air

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Bentonville, AR—Walmart today revealed it plans to close 269 stores internationally (154 in the USA) and end its smallest store … [Read more...]