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American Apparel Suffers Big Loss in Q3

Cozy in cotton at American Apparel: Sophie, an employee from Amsterdam, wears the Oversized Cotton Fisherman Turtleneck.

Los Angeles--American Apparel continued to struggle as it posted a $19.2 million loss, or 11 cents a share, in the third quarter … [Read more...]

Caché Q3 Profit, Sales Miss Estimates

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New York--Caché reported Monday that it swung into a wider loss, missing analysts’ estimate.The women’s specialty store said … [Read more...]

Sears Seeks Holding Agencies to Structure the Company

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Hoffman Estates, IL—In its latest ploy to survive a financial spiral downward, Sears Holdings evidently has reached out to “all of … [Read more...]

October Retail Comps Lackluster Due to “Uninspiring Fashion”?

Only a handful of major retailers still release monthly sales results

New York—Few retailers have been reporting their monthly sales figures but still there’s some interim value in them. Hence, of the … [Read more...]

Target to Close 13 Stores

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Minneapolis—Target has seen its share of woes recently. Now comes word that the mass merchant plans to close 13 locations across … [Read more...]

Dollar General Extends Family Dollar Offer Again

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Goodlettsville, TN--Dollar General isn’t giving up on Family Dollar. The retailer has extended its $80-ar-share offer yet again as … [Read more...]

Report: Sears Holdings to Close 110 Stores, Layoff 6,000

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Hoffman Estates, IL— Sears Holdings is once again being dogged by rumors much like JCPenney was a year ago. Today, in a report on … [Read more...]

Sears Holdings to Lease Primark 7 Retail Locations

Primark customers in Arnhem, Netherlands, at a recent store opening there.

Hoffman Estates, IL—Sears Holdings continues to look for ways to scape cash together. Today it announced lease agreements with … [Read more...]

With Holiday Looming, Walmart Cuts its Full Year Sales Outlook

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Bentonville, AR—Walmart cut its full year revenue outlook on Wednesday as it announced a plan to beef up expansion plans for its … [Read more...]

Sears Holdings Begins Rights Offering

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Hoffman Estates, IL—Sears Holdings said in a filing on Wednesday that it plans to raise $380 million by selling off the majority … [Read more...]

Gilt by Association: Gilt Inc. Sues Gilt Groupe

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Portland, OR--Flash sale site Gilt Groupe is being sued by a Portland, Ore. jewelry store called Gilt for trademark infringement. … [Read more...]

Ann Inc. Enters into a Non-Disclosure Agreement with Golden Gate Capital

Fall Looks from Ann Taylor

New York—Shares of Ann Inc. have been on the rise since Tuesday when the women’s specialty retailer revealed it had entered into a … [Read more...]