Reports

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

Pacific Sunwear Narrows Q4 Loss on Improved Sales

Spring styles at Pacific Sunwear

Anaheim, CA—Pacific Sunwear of California, Inc. said Wednesday that its fourth quarter loss narrowed as the teen retailer posted … [Read more...]

Accessories Magazine/The NPD Group, Inc. Releases 2012 Census Report

2013 Projected Market Share by Classification

In a more competitive retail reality that faces the accessories industry, the latest industry statistics give insight and provide … [Read more...]

DSW’s 2013 Profit, Sales Outlook Disappoints Wall Street

DSW Trend Alert for Spring: Plenty of Pastels

Columbus, OH—DSW reported weaker-than-expected fourth quarter earnings today and said softer sales so far this year make it … [Read more...]

Christopher & Banks Narrows Q4 Loss as Sales Improve

Christopher & Banks expects its first quarter comparable store sales to increase in the low 20% range.

Plymouth, MN—Christopher & Banks Corp. saw its shares rise after reporting last week that its fourth quarter loss narrowed as … [Read more...]

Zumiez Q4 Profit Up 22%, But Q1 Forecast Disappoints

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Lynwood, WA—Zumiez reported last week that its fourth quarter profit jumped 22% ahead of Wall Street’s estimates. However, the … [Read more...]

Aeropostale Posts “Disappointing” Q4 Loss, Forecasts Q1 Loss Too

Aeropostale, which has emphasized basics and graphics T-shirts  for younger teens, has been working to integrate more fashion into its product mix.
The company on Thursday said its reducing the core basics penetration by about 22% over the next two quarters and investing into fashion basics and fashion merchandise.

New York—Aeropostale Inc. reported Thursday what it called “disappointing results:” the teen retailer swung into a fourth quarter … [Read more...]

Brown Shoe Swings into Q4 Profit, But Gives Weak Forecast

Franco Sarto spring styles at Famous Footwear

St. Louis—Brown Shoe Co. said today it swung into a fourth quarter profit as the footwear company recorded fewer restructuring … [Read more...]

Coldwater Creek Q4 Loss Widens, But Less Than Expected

Coldwater Creek

Sandpoint, ID—Coldwater Creek Inc. reported a widened fourth quarter loss on Wednesday due to a leadership transition, lower sales … [Read more...]

Hot Topic Q4 Profit Jumps 35% as Its Torrid Stores Improve

Spring styles at Torrid, Hot Topic's plus size specialty store

City of Industry, CA—Hot Topic, Inc. said Wednesday that its net income jumped 35% in its fourth quarter as sales increased 11% … [Read more...]

Buckle Inc. Q4 Sales, Profit Rise Ahead of Estimates

Buckle Inc.

Kearney, NE—Despite suffering from stagnant comparable store sales, The Buckle Inc. today reported a 9% increase in income as it … [Read more...]

Express’ Strong Q4 Overshadowed By Weak Forecast

St. Patrick's Day styles at Express

Columbus, OH—Express today reported a rise in its fourth quarter profit and sales, but forecast its first quarter and full year … [Read more...]

Caché Ends “Challenging Year” With Q4 Loss

Cache

New York—Caché said Tuesday that it swung into a fourth quarter loss as net sales and comparable store sales edged … [Read more...]