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Collective Brands Books 29% Rise in Q3 Earnings

Collective Brands

Topeka, KA--Strong sales of its Sperry Top-Sider, Saucony, Keds and Stride Rite brands have helped footwear retailer Collective … [Read more...]

Claire’s Q3 Income Sales Increase

Claire's

Chicago--Claire's Stores, Inc. reported Monday that its third quarter income hit $62.5 million up from $53.7 million in the same … [Read more...]

Executive Changes at Barneys, Kohl’s

Barneys New York logo

Barneys’ recently appointed CEO Mark Lee announced Monday a new chief merchant and executive vice president for all women’s. As … [Read more...]

Holiday Shopping Index 79% of Shoppers Undecided on Gifts

Holiday Shopping

New York —Not to worry if you expected more business Black Friday weekend. StrategyOne, a research and measurement consultancy … [Read more...]

Cyber Monday Black Friday Sales Lift Retailers Holiday Spirit

Cyber Monday

A record 106.9 million  Americans will be doing their holiday shopping today online as this year’s Cyber Monday is expected to hit … [Read more...]

Report: Black Friday Shopping Likely to be Intense

Black Friday

New York—While myriads of shopping websites have been gleefully leaking retailers’ Black Friday ads in anticipation of November … [Read more...]

Prada 9-Month Report Profits Triple

Prada

Milan--Prada SpA, which reportedly is examining options to revive an initial public offering, said today its nine-month profit … [Read more...]

Tiffany Q3 Profit Shines at 27% Increase

Tiffany blue box

New York—Buoyed by improving demand for jewelry in the United States and strong growth in Asia, Tiffany & Co. reported today … [Read more...]

Earnings Report: GUESS?, Delia’s, DSW

Guess

New stores added to sales increases that gave Guess? Inc. a record Q3 profit. Footwear retailer DSW’s 33% profit increase resulted … [Read more...]

2 Equity Firms to Buy J. Crew for 3 Billion

J. Crew

New York--Shares of J. Crew jumped 16% this morning upon news that the specialty retailer agreed to be bought by two … [Read more...]

Revised Holiday Sales Forecast US Sales to Rise 3.2%

Holiday Sales

Chicago–Better than expected response to early sales promotions mixed with relatively mild weather throughout the country is … [Read more...]

Quarterly Results: More Ups and Downs

Holiday ad from Cato, one of the stores boasting an increase in its Q3 profits.

Good news from Ann Taylor, Stein Mart, Ross Stores, Cato and Dress Barn—all retailers that reported profit increases last week. … [Read more...]