Reports

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Back to School Lifts August Comp Sales

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New York—Retailers earned a shiny red apple in August as back to school spending helped lift sales. According to Ken Perkins, … [Read more...]

J. Crew Q2 Net Falls 38% Despite Sales Rise

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New York—J. Crew Group Inc. said Thursday that its second quarter profit fell 38% as the privately held retailer posted higher … [Read more...]

Zumiez Q2 Profit, Sales Soar

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Everett, WA—Zumiez has said it is pleased with its 57.3% increase in second quarter net profit, driven by higher-than-expected … [Read more...]

Aggressive Moves: Dollar General Ups Bid for Family Dollar to $9.1B

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Goodlettsville, TN—Dollar General Corp. has raised its takeover offer for rival Family Dollar less than two weeks after its … [Read more...]

Pacific Sunwear Swings into Q2 Profit

New fall styles have arrived at PacSun: the latest from the Kendall Jenner and Kylie Jenner Collection

Anaheim, CA--Shares of Pacific Sunwear of California Inc. were down 8.7% in midday trading today after the teen retailer said it … [Read more...]

Weak Traffic Slows Q2 Sales for Abercrombie & Fitch

Nouveau Grunge at Beachcomber & Fitch

New Albany, OH—Abercrombie & Fitch has posted earnings that came in ahead of analysts’ expectations in the second quarter, but … [Read more...]

Costs Weigh on Genesco Q2 Earnings

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Nashville, TN--Genesco has revealed a “disappointing” second-quarter in which the U.S. apparel and footwear retailer reported a … [Read more...]

Tiffany Surprises with Sparkling Q2 Profit, Sales Increase

"Smplified, Deconstructed, Reinvented": Tiffany debuts its T Collection

New York—Tiffany & Co. today raised its full year forecast for a second time after reporting a better-than-expected increase … [Read more...]

Chico’s FAS Q2 Profit Misses Estimates

White House|Black Market introduces The Leggings Studio

Fort Myers, FL—Chico's FAS Inc.  reported today a lower second quarter profit due to increased store expenses and costs to support … [Read more...]

Express Q2 Earnings and Sales Slide, But Forecast Rises

Trending look at Express: Acid Wash

Columbus, OH—Express Inc. has booked a 59% drop in second-quarter earnings and sales but said the opportunity remains to drive … [Read more...]

Tourneau Reopens Roosevelt Field Location

Interior of refurbished Roosevelt Field store

New York--Tourneau (www.tourneau.com), one of the leading retailers of luxury timepieces, has reopened its Roosevelt Field Mall … [Read more...]

DSW Encouraged by Sales Trend Improvement in Q2

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Columbus, OH—DSW said it is encouraged by the sequential improvement in its sales trends in the second quarter reported Tuesday as … [Read more...]