Reports

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

Talbots Revises Full Year Forecast on Weak December

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Hingham, MA—Talbots’ shares tumbled Tuesday as the women’s specialty retailer said weak December sales may contribute to a larger … [Read more...]

Holiday Increases Prompt Tiffany to Raise Forecast

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New York—Reporting today that its holiday sales exceeded expectations, Tiffany & Co. raised its full year earnings … [Read more...]

Sears Raises Q4 Full Year Earning Forecast

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Hoffman Estates, IL—In a clear improvement over its third quarter reported losses, Sears Holdings today projected its fourth … [Read more...]

Shoppertrak: Q1 Sales to Rise 2.2%

The post-Christmas blizzard that hit the Northeast may have cost retailers $1 billion in sales.

Chicago—Winter’s woes—such as the post Christmas blizzard that struck the Northeast—actually may help retail sales in January, in … [Read more...]

Liz Claiborne Lowers Second Half Forecast

Liz Claiborne

New York—Shares of Liz Claiborne Inc. fell 20% in afterhours trading after the fashion behemoth reported Thursday that it cut its … [Read more...]

Strong November Blizzard Tarnish December Retail Sales

Blizzard Tarnish December Retail Sales

New York--Despite the fact retail sales for November and December posted the strongest performance since 2006, December sales … [Read more...]

Dollar General to Add 625 STORES this Year

Dollar General

Goodlettsville, TN--Dollar General is coming to a neighborhood near you. The company plans to open 625 new stores and create 6,000 … [Read more...]

Study Best M-Commerce Sites of 2010

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Austin, TX—With a more than 100 million smart phone activated in the United States today, retailers and fashion brands have made a … [Read more...]

Blizzard Could Cost Retailers $1 Billion in Sales

Blizzard could cost retailers $1 billion in sales

Chicago--The blizzard that crippled the Northeast on the days immediately following Christmas may have strongly affected retail … [Read more...]

Jan 1: The Big White One

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Westport, CT—After better-than expected Black Friday, Cyber Monday, Super Saturday and Day After Christmas retail sales, some … [Read more...]

Consumer Satisfaction Report: E-Commerce Winners and Losers

Holiday Shopping Online

 Ann Arbor, MI—Although e-commerce sales during the holiday season hit record highs, consumer satisfaction with the top 40 online … [Read more...]

Top 10 Luxury Phone Apps for 2010

Mulberry's app for iPhone/iPad

New York--Unlike the hesitation many luxurygoods marketers held in launching into e-commerce, many luxury brands and retailers … [Read more...]