Reports

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

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...]

Mobile Retailer of the Year: Target

Target Logo

New York—Which retailer has done the best job in integrating mobile commerce into its retail mix? Well the publishers of Mobile … [Read more...]

Teen Retailers Q3: A Mixed Bag

Teen Retailers

Buckle Inc. reported its third quarter profit edged up, while American Eagle Outfitters, Wet Seal and Hot Topic saw varying income … [Read more...]

Gap Reaffirms Full Year Estimate Despite Q3 Profit Fall

Gap Inc.

San Francisco--The cost of expanding its business overseas has dragged on Gap Inc's third quarter, after the specialty clothing … [Read more...]

Sears Q3 Losses Widen Kmart Loss Narrows

Sears Kmart

Hoffman Estates, IL—Sears Holdings reported today a third quarter loss wider than expected, mostly due to lower sales in apparel … [Read more...]

Black Friday Forecast Cooler Drier Weather to Help Sales

Black Friday Forecast

Berwyn, PA—All those shoppers lining up before 5 a.m.—or even earlier—for doors to open on Black Friday can expect cooler … [Read more...]

Limited Brands, Chico’s Q3 Profits Increase

Chico's Somos brand

Tight inventory controls, improved gross margins and higher sales helped specialty retailers Limited Brands and Chico’s post third … [Read more...]