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Forever 21 Continues To Expand F21 Red With 3 New Store Openings

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Los Angeles—Fast growing, fast fashion retailer Forever 21 continues its expansion of its F21 RED division with three new stores: … [Read more...]

Charming Charlie Expands into the Philippines

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Houston, Texas--Rapidly expanding accessories retailer Charming Charlie, known for merchandising the entire store by color, is … [Read more...]

Sales Jump on Acquisitions, but HBC’s Loss Missed Estimates, Lowers Forecast

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Toronto and New York—While its recent European acquisitions helped with a 34% sales increase, Hudson’s Bay Company today reported … [Read more...]

Inditex Boasts 20% Profit Increase in the First 9 Months

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Madrid—Inditex, owner of Zara, said today that its profit for the first nine months of the year soared 20%, helped by a 16% … [Read more...]

Lululemon Q3 Profit Misses Estimates, Lowers Forecast

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Vancouver—Lululemon Athletica today reported today that its third quarter profit fell some 12% resulting in a lowered … [Read more...]

Christopher & Banks Falls into Q3 Loss

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Plymouth, MN—Christopher & Banks today reported a third quarter loss in line with expectations and blamed a difficult retail … [Read more...]

Report: Dov Charney Hopes to Buy Back Bankrupt American Apparel

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Los Angeles—He may be out, but he’s not down. Dov Charney, American Apparel founder and ousted ceo, reportedly is exploring ways … [Read more...]

Express Clocks 80% Jump in Q3 Profit

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Columbus, OH--Express Inc. reported last week an 80% jump in its third quarter profit as the company’s new approach showed fewer … [Read more...]

Faced with Tough Comparisons, November Comp Stores Sales Flat

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New York—While shoppers looked for doorbuster deals, a look at the November comparable store sales finds somewhat of an … [Read more...]

J.Crew Brand Loses Clout as Sales Continue to Decline

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New York—J. Crew reported Thursday afternoon that its third quarter results decline in sales mostly due to its ailing J. Crew … [Read more...]

Sears Holdings Q3 Sales Down 20% Despite Narrowed Loss

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Hoffman Estates, IL—Sears Holdings Corp. today reported a wider-than-expected third quarter loss even though its declining sales … [Read more...]

Ascena Beats on Q1 Earnings, Sales Up 40%

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Mahwah, NJ—Ascena Retail Group reported Tuesday adjusted earnings that beat analysts’ forecast, sending the specialty retail … [Read more...]