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

Sycamore Partners to Buy Belk for $3 Billion

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Belk, Inc., which operates 297 stores throughout 16 Southern states, is to be acquired by private equity firm Sycamore Partners in … [Read more...]

Target Beats Expectations in Q2; Digital Sales Grow 30%

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Target's turnaround strategy seems to be right on target. In fact, this is the sixth consecutive quarter of sales … [Read more...]

Wal-Mart Profit Misses Estimates, Cuts Outlook

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Wal-Mart Stores Inc., the world's largest retailer, reported weaker-than-expected quarterly earnings and lowered its annual … [Read more...]

QVC To Buy Flash Sale Site Zulily for For $2.4 Billion


Liberty Interactive Corp., the parent company of home shopping network QVC, has agreed to buy flash sales site Zulily Inc. for … [Read more...]

JCPenney Beats Estimates in Indication of Turnaround


J. C. Penney Company Inc. is turning out to the be (not so little) retailer that could, with Zacks Equity Research giving its … [Read more...]

Shoes Boost Sales at Dillard’s in Q2

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Dillard's reported net income for the 13 weeks ended August 1, 2015 of $29.9 million, or $0.75 per share, compared to net income … [Read more...]

Nordstrom: 4th Consecutive Quarter of Growth


Nordstrom, Inc. reported Q2 earnings and once again, the news was good.Meeting expectations, total net sales increased 9.2%, … [Read more...]

Macy’s Reports Disappointing Q2 Earnings; Lowers Guidance, Looks to China


Macy’s revealed disappointing second quarter results, and it's looking to China for future growth opportunities.In an earnings … [Read more...]

Retail Bestsellers: What’s Hot Now at Handbag Designer 101


Handbag Designer 101 is a curated marketplace with the largest selection of handbags made by independent designers. HBD101 is … [Read more...]

JCPenney Appoints Former Home Depot, Target Execs to Strengthen Online Services


Plano, TX—JCPenney still has a long road to recovery, but that highway may have a direct route—its omnichannel … [Read more...]

Steve Madden Reports Q2 Earnings


Steve Madden, a leading designer and marketer of fashion footwear and accessories for women, men and children, today announced … [Read more...]

Study: Which Social Media Platforms Yield Retailers New Customers

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How are retailers acquiring new customers, besides paid search and email marketing?According to the State of Retailing Online … [Read more...]