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

Tanger Outlets, Simon Announce Ground New Outlet Center in Columbus

Tanger President/CEO Steven B. Tanger

Greensboro, NC--Tanger Factory Outlet Centers, Inc. and Simon announced this week that the partners will host an official … [Read more...]

J. Crew Takes Write-Downs as Q1 Sales Decline


New York—Reporting today another quarter of decreased sales, J. Crew Group Inc. said it has taken more write-downs on its namesake … [Read more...]

Lane Bryant Taps Christian Siriano for Exclusive Collection


New York-- Lane Bryant announced Wednesday that renowned designer Christian Siriano will be creating a limited-edition line … [Read more...]

Saks Off Fifth Opens in Downtown San Fran; Urban Locations Eyed

Saks Off Fifth

Saks Off Fifth is opening a 40,500 sq. ft. off-price store in downtown San Francisco on 901 Market Street this week, with a grand … [Read more...]

Ann Inc. Q1 Earnings Rise on LOFT Sales Gains

Beach looks at LOFT

New York—Ann Inc. said Friday its first quarter sales rose moderately as a sales gain at Loft stores made up for more sales … [Read more...]

TJX Reports Q1 Earnings Up 8%, Beats Estimates


TJX Companies beat Wall Street’s earnings estimates by three cents per share in the first quarter of fiscal 2016. The company, … [Read more...]

Target Q1 Beats Expectations; Digital Sales Up 38%


Target reported first quarter earnings that topped analysts' expectations.The company earned 98 cents a share, with adjusted … [Read more...]

Urban Outfitters Inc. Misses Q1 Expectations by $20 Million; CEO to Retire

Urban Outfitters

Despite reporting what it hailed as record Q1 sales, Urban Outfitters Inc. missed Wall Street’s expectations by $20 million. … [Read more...]

Ascena Acquires Ann Inc. for $2 Billion in Cash, Stock

Ann Taylor

New York-based Ascena Retail Group Inc finalized a deal yesterday to acquire women’s apparel retailer Ann Inc for $2.15 billion. … [Read more...]

Kohl’s Stock Falls After Missing Estimate


Kohl's sales were up for the first quarter, but stocks took a tumble upon the news of a missed estimate.Shares of Kohl's … [Read more...]

Nordstrom Q1 Earnings in Line with Expectations


Nordstrom, Inc. today reported earnings per diluted share of $0.66 for the first quarter ended May 2, 2015, which were in-line … [Read more...]

Macy’s Q1 Earnings Fall Short

Macy's Herald Square

Macy's Q1 earnings fell short of last year's, disappointing investors. For the 13-week period ended May 2, 2015, earnings were 56 … [Read more...]