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Bebe Warns of Higher Costs as Q1 Loss Narrows

Bebe

Brisbane, CA--Bebe Stores Inc. has narrowed its first quarter loss after lower markdowns helped offset falling sales, but says … [Read more...]

Study: Capitalize on Last-Minute Holiday Shoppers

Holiday Shoppers

Little Rock--Retailers can reap the benefits of last-minute holiday shoppers by adjusting their December marketing strategies, … [Read more...]

Warmer Weather Chills October Retail Sales

Retail Sales

Unseasonably warm weather in much of the United States along with still cautious consumers resulted in mixed sales for October, … [Read more...]

Steve Madden 3Q Profit Jumps Nearly 30%

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New York—Footwear and accessories brand Steven Madden is really getting into step for its fiscal 2010. On Tuesday, the company … [Read more...]

Report: U.S. Retail Swings to Positive Momentum

Shopping Street

Purchase, NY—Retail sales in October continued a momentum that puts many fashion categories into strong positions heading into the … [Read more...]

Visit The NY Market Week Buyers Lounge

NY buyers lounge

New York—Take a time out and unwind this week at the New York Buyers Lounge, 366 Fifth Ave., Suite 816.Sponsored by the New … [Read more...]

American Apparel in Jeopardy After 2Q Loss

American Apparel

Los Angeles--Doubts remain over the future of beleaguered American Apparel after the company slid to another loss in the second … [Read more...]

Ann Taylor to Expand Outlet Unit

Heidi Klum for Ann Taylor

New York--Ann Taylor has announced plans to expand its network of factory outlet stores. Next year the company plans to open … [Read more...]

Gucci Brand Helps PPR’s 3Q Sales Rise 13%

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Paris—PPR, the luxurygoods conglomerate that owns Gucci, Yves Saint Laurent and Bottega Veneta, reported Thursday that its third … [Read more...]

LVMH to Increase Stake in Hermes?

LVMH

Paris--“It looks like they’ve decided, ‘if you can’t be them, buy them.’” That’s what Paola Brandi, a visiting professor at the … [Read more...]

Luxury Forecast: A Drought Ahead?

Pam Danziger's new book on the changing luxury marketplace

New York—While some luxury brands have been trumpeting a rebound in the luxury market, one leading expert says it may still be too … [Read more...]

Jones Group Q3 Profits Disappoint

Jones Group

New York—While Jones Group Inc. reported today that its third quarter sales rose 19%, the company, which owns Nine West, Anne … [Read more...]