Reports

Accessories magazine’s Annual Census Report; industry statistics; retail earnings

Study: Which Social Media Platforms Yield Retailers New Customers

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How are retailers acquiring new customers, besides paid search and email marketing?According to the State of Retailing Online … [Read more...]

Charming Charlie Opens 2 Stores in Dubai

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Opening as many as 55 stores in the United States each year (the latest a flagship on Fifth Avenue and 39th Street), women's … [Read more...]

National Retail Federation Revises Sales Forecast

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The National Retail Federation today lowered its retail sales forecast for 2015 because of unexpected slow growth recorded during … [Read more...]

Macy’s Partners with Deliv to Boost Same-Day Shipping Program

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Faster and faster delivery (aka the "last mile") is becoming today's retail battleground, especially when competing against … [Read more...]

Amazon: Nation’s Top Apparel Retailer by 2017

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Macy's, watch your back, Amazon is coming for you!Amazon will become our country’s top apparel retailer by 2017, “comfortably … [Read more...]

DICK’S Sporting Goods to Add Women’s Fitness Boutique

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DICKS Sporting Goods is hopping on the women's athleisure trend with the launch of Chelsea Collective, a specialty women's fitness … [Read more...]

Bon-Ton Stores Names William Tracy as COO

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The Bon-Ton Stores, Inc. has appointed retail veteran William Tracy to the position of Chief Operating Officer, effective July 27, … [Read more...]

Retail Bestsellers: What’s Hot Now at Charm & Chain

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As a new feature, Accessories is asking leading retailers of accessories to tell us exactly what is selling. This week, we chat … [Read more...]

Macy’s Might Spin Off Property into a REIT

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Should Macy's sell its stores and then lease them back to maximize shareholder value?That is the question being kicked around … [Read more...]

The Buckle, Inc. Reports June 2015 Net Sales

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The Buckle, Inc. (NYSE: BKE) announced that comparable store net sales, for stores open at least one year, for the 5-week period … [Read more...]

June Comp Sales Fail to Meet Estimates for Increases

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New York—Neither Dads nor grads could help bolster June retail sales. Looking at a tally of the remaining 11 retailers who still … [Read more...]

NRF Study: Inventory Shrinkage Last Year Lowest Ever

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Washington—In 2014, inventory shrink rose to $44 billion in losses for retailers, according to a recent study from the National … [Read more...]