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Sears Holdings Warns of Q1 Loss as Sales Lag

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Hoffman Estates, IL—Shares of Sears Holdings Corp. fell in trading this morning after the company said Monday said it would post a … [Read more...]

Q1 Reports: Jones Profit Falls, Claiborne’s Loss Widens

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Jones Group Q1 Profit Falls On Higher Costs and Weitzman AcquisitionNew York—Jones Group Inc.'s net income fell 34% in the … [Read more...]

Iconix Raises Full Year Forecast on Higher Sales, Ed Hardy Purchase

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New York—Iconix Brand Group raised its full year forecast on Wednesday after a buoyant first quarter and its purchase of the … [Read more...]

NRF: Americans to Splurge on Mom This Year

Mother's Day

Washington–Moms may get a little more spoiled this year on Mother’s Day as jewelry and accessories top American's gifts lists, the … [Read more...]

PPR Q1 Earnings Beat Forecasts as U.S. Sales Rise

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Paris—PPR, which owns Gucci, Bottega Veneta and Yves Saint Laurent, posted today a 9.1%  rise in its first-quarter sales, helped … [Read more...]

American Apparel Secures $14.9 Million in New Funding

American Apparel's CEO Dov Charney

Los Angeles--Struggling retailer American Apparel Inc. has managed to stave off a potential bankruptcy filing after securing $14.9 … [Read more...]

Bidding Heats up Over Jimmy Choo Ownership

From Jimmy Choo's Pre-Fall collection

London—Just as women line up to snag the latest Jimmy Choo high heels, a growing list of bidders are lining up making bids to … [Read more...]

Coach Q3 Profits Rise as U.S., China Sales Increase

Actress Gwyneth Paltrow, here on a recent New York appearence for her book "My Father's Daughter," is the new face of Coach

New York--Coach Inc. posted today a better-than-expected, 18% jump in fiscal third-quarter earnings as demand for its handbags and … [Read more...]

Luxury Market Q2 Forecast: Flatlined Spending?

Luxury Market

Stevens, PA—Although some major luxurygoods companies have been hailing a rebound in consumer demand, Unity Marketing’s latest … [Read more...]

Late Easter a Boom to April Sales?

Easter

New York--As Sunday approaches, there’s may be more than the Easter bunny jumping for joy. Retailers are likely see a surge in … [Read more...]

Pandora Raises Full Year Sales Expectations

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Copenhagen—Pandora A/S, the Danish jewelry company known for its build-a-charm bracelet concept, raised this week its 2011 sales … [Read more...]

Neiman Marcus Group Announces New Refinance Plan

The Neiman Marcus Group

Dallas--Neiman Marcus Group Inc. has proposed refinancing some of its debt to lower interest costs.If lenders agree to the … [Read more...]