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Turnaround Costs Push Caché into Q2 Loss

New LBD from Cache's fall collections

New York—Costs of its turnaround efforts cut into Cache Inc.’s latest earnings, pushing the specialty retailer into a second … [Read more...]

The Controversial William Ackman Leaves JCPenney’s Board

Bill Ackman

Plano, TX—In an effort to calm the riff that erupted publicly among JCPenney’s board of directors, William Ackman, the activist … [Read more...]

American Apparel Q2 Loss Widens on Costs, Sales Rise

Back to School style at American Apparel

Los Angeles—American Apparel Inc. reported Monday that its second quarter sales rose, but it posted a wider loss due to … [Read more...]

Battle Lines Between JCPenney Board, William Ackman Growing

William Ackman, hedge fund manager and the founder of Pershing Square Capital, JCPenney's largest shareholder

Plano, TX—Ahead of JCPenney’s second quarter earnings report scheduled for next week, the latest news about the retailer centers … [Read more...]

JCPenney’s Largest Shareholder and Board in a Public Spat

William Ackman, founder/ceo of Pershing Square Capital, the hedge fund that is JCPenney's largest shareholder.

Plano, TX—In fighting among JCPenney’s board of directors heated up today with William Ackman, whose Pershing Square Capital is … [Read more...]

July Retail Comps Miss—Concern for Back to School Sales?

Summer Clearance Sales

New York—American consumers continued to look for bargains and held off spending on fall and back-to-school purchases in … [Read more...]

JCPenney Steps Up Search for Permanent CEO?

JCPenney

Plano, TX—After seeing its shares plummet on Wednesday to their lowest in more than 12 years, JCPenney saw its shares jump nearly … [Read more...]

JCPenney Again Denies Rumors as Shares Take a Hit

JCPenney

Plano, TX—Shares of JCPenney took another beating today as the beleaguered department store once again had to quash rumors that it … [Read more...]

Report: Neiman Marcus Hired Banks to Lead IPO

Neiman Marcus

Dallas—The owners of Neiman Marcus Group moved closed this week to launching a purported initial public offering of the luxury … [Read more...]

DSW Raises Full Year Outlook on Strong Q2; Expects Stock Split

DSW

Columbus, OH—Bolstered by a strong sales gain in its second quarter, DSW Inc. raised Monday its full-year earnings forecast and … [Read more...]

Victoria’s Secret, Shirt Brand Battle Over “Pink” Moniker

Casual yoga leggings, one of the back-to-school looks available at Victoria's Secret Pink brand

Columbus, OH—Victoria’s Secret has moved to protect its Pink brand in the United States, after shirt maker Thomas Pink sued the … [Read more...]

JCPenney Rebuts Credit Stoppage Reports

JCPenney

Plano, TX—JCPenney today denied rumors that one of its factors had stopped supporting deliveries to the financial beleaguered … [Read more...]