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Macy’s Settles Racial Profiling Charges, Pays $650K

Holiday Shoppers Seek Out Deals On Black Friday

Albany, NY—For the second time in two weeks a New York retailer had settled allegations that it participating in racial … [Read more...]

American Eagle Outfitters Q2 Profit Falls 70%, But Still Beats Estimates

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Pittsburgh—American Eagle Outfitters reported today that its second quarter profit dropped 70% as sales weakened and some expenses … [Read more...]

Urban Outfitters Q2 Profit Falls, But Sales Rebound

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Philadelphia—Urban Outfitters Inc. reported Monday a lower second quarter profit as the lifestyle retailer was hit by weak margins … [Read more...]

TJX Posts Upbeat Q2, Lifts Full Year Estimate

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Framingham, MA— An increase in customer traffic along with higher sales gave TJX Companies an increase in second quarter earnings … [Read more...]

Dollar General Outbids in Family Dollar Takeover

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Goodlettsville, TN—There seems to be more than a few dollars at stake in this battle.In the latest move to take over Family … [Read more...]

JCPenney Narrows Loss, Beats Expectations

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Plano, TX—Who would have thought just a year ago when JCPenney had vultures circling it, that a year later the department store … [Read more...]

Dillard’s Q2 Profit Down, Comps Up 1%

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Little Rock, AR--Dillard’s said today it was disappointed with its bottom line performance as the department store retailer posted … [Read more...]

Nordstrom Q2 Profit Flat, Still Beats Estimate

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Seattle—Nordstrom’s second quarter profit was flat on last year despite rises in sales, thanks to a series of company … [Read more...]

Walmart Cuts Full Year Forecast as Costs Hit Profit

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Bentonville, AR—Walmart reported total a slight rise in its second quarter profit but the retail giant still cut its full-year … [Read more...]

Kohl’s Q2 Profit Edges Up, Beats Estimate

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Menomonee Falls, WI—Kohl's Thursday said its second quarter profit rose marginally from last year, helped by lower expenses and … [Read more...]

Ann Inc. Receives 2014 Gallup Great Workplace Award

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New York—Ann Inc., the parent Company of Ann Taylor and LOFT, has been named a recipient of the 2014 Gallup Great Workplace Award. … [Read more...]

Macy’s Lowers Full Year Forecast Due to Effects of Winter

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New York—Despite a 3.3% rise in its second quarter sales, Macy’s Inc. today lowered its full-year sales outlook, saying it was … [Read more...]