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Dollar General Q4 Surges Sales Hike

Dollar General

Goodlettsville, TN--Fourth quarter profit at discount retailer Dollar General Corporation more than doubled, thanks to cost … [Read more...]

G-III Reports Soaring Q4 Profits

Andrew Marc, one of G-III's brands

New York--G-III Apparel Group reported that its fourth quarter profits rose 36.9% on strong sales growth and predicted its fiscal … [Read more...]

New York & Co. Q4 Profit Surges

New York & Co,.

New York--Higher sales and margins, tight control of inventories, and a tax gain have helped New York & Company Inc. to a … [Read more...]

Tiffany Q4 Profit Up 29% as International Sales Pick Up

Tiffany blue box

New York—Tiffany & Co reported today better-than-expected fourth quarter profits but lowered its forecast for fiscal 2011 … [Read more...]

Earnings Update: Ross Stores, Rue21, Brown Shoe

Ross Stores

Ross Stores Q4 Profit Rises on Strong Sales Pleasanton, CA—Ross Stores posted net earnings of $161.80 million or $1.37 per for … [Read more...]

New Fur Label Law Starts Friday

Under the new fur label law any accessories containing fur (except handbags) must be labeled

Washington— Friday, March 18, marks the first day that all garments, including accessories, that contain animal fur—no matter what … [Read more...]

Earnings Updates: LL Bean, Frederick’s of Hollywood, DSW, Family Dollar

LL Bean

 LL Bean Sales Rise After Two Year Slump Freeport, ME—After two years of sales declines, LL Bean reported Monday that its … [Read more...]

Brandina the Original to Open First U.S. Store

Brandina The Original

Charleston—The Low Country is about to get a dose of the Italian Riviera. Brandina The Original is opening its first store in the … [Read more...]

Earnings Reports: Neiman Marcus, Ann Taylor, Aeropostale, Zumiez

Neiman Marcus

Neiman Marcus Q2 Profits Surge Dallas--Neiman Marcus Inc. reported today a five-fold increase in second quarter profit as holiday … [Read more...]

Commerce Dept: February Retail Sales Up 1%

Retail Sales

Washington—In the eighth straight monthly advance—and the largest gain since last October—the U.S. Commerce Department reported … [Read more...]

Q4 Reports: Bon-Ton, Stein Mart, Coldwater Creek

Bon Ton

Bon-Ton Stores Q4 Profit Up 5.9% York, PA--The Bon-Ton Stores posted an increased fourth quarter profit after comparable store … [Read more...]

Q4 Profit Rises at Stage Stores, American Eage Outfitters

Stage Stores Goody's

 Stage Stores Q4 Profits Rise 14.7% on Higher Sales Houston--Higher sales have helped Stage Stores, Inc. to a 14.7% jump … [Read more...]