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The Webster Opens First Location Outside Of Florida at Galleria In Houston

The Webster owner Laure Heriard Dubreuil opened a fourth boutique at The Galleria at Houston

Dallas—Famed Miami specialty retailer The Webster just opened its fourth boutique inside The Galleria in Houston. The 5,000 square … [Read more...]

Tiffany Cuts Outlook, Jobs as Holiday Sales Decline

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 New York—Tiffany & Co today reported lackluster holiday sales, blaming the strong U.S. dollar and weaker tourist spending for … [Read more...]

Brentwood Associates Buys Boston Proper from Chico’s

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Los Angeles--Brentwood Associates, a private equity investment firm, announced today that it has acquired Boston Proper … [Read more...]

Walmart to Close Nearly 300 Stores; 16,000 Jobs Up in the Air

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Bentonville, AR—Walmart today revealed it plans to close 269 stores internationally (154 in the USA) and end its smallest store … [Read more...]

Sears Holdings to Shutter Even More Kmart, Sears Doors

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Hoffman Estates, IL—Lately, store closings have been a signal that business is off at some channels of retail. New closings … [Read more...]

Bon-Ton Reports 1.5% Decline in Holiday Sales

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York, PA—Another retailer warns about the warm weather impact on its holiday sales. Today Bon-Ton Stores Inc. reported its … [Read more...]

Aeropostale to Eliminate Jobs, But Reiterates Forecast

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New York—Another retailer is reporting job cuts in an effort to counter dwindling sales. Today, Aéropostale announced a cost … [Read more...]

Report: December Comp Store Sales Better Than Expected

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New York—December sales may have been better than some had predicted. Sales reports from the dozen or so retailers that still … [Read more...]

Hudson’s Bay Company to Buy Gilt for $250M

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Toronto and New York--Hudson's Bay Company is continuing its expansion poly by announcing today that it has entered into a … [Read more...]

After Posting Q3 Loss, Finish Line to Shutter 150 Stores; Names New CEO

At Finish Line: Nike Roshe One Flyknit, a versatile sneaker completing all kinds of style for women.

Indianapolis—After suffering through a “major disruption in its supply chain for fall, Finish Line Inc. reported today that it … [Read more...]

Citing Disappointing Holiday Sales, Macy’s to Eliminate 3,000 Employees

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New York—Blaming warmer-than-usual weather for disappointing holiday sales, Macy’s Inc. today announced a series of store closures … [Read more...]

Accessories Honors 2016 Merchants Hall of Fame Inductees

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 New York—Accessories magazine proudly presents the 2016 class of its annual Merchants Hall of Fame!The recipients were … [Read more...]