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TJX Q4 Profit, Sales Up But Disappoints Analysts

TJX Companies

Framingham, MA—Despite reporting another quarter of comparable store sales gains, TJX Companies today gave a fourth quarter profit … [Read more...]

Macy’s Inc. Q4 Profit, Sales Top Estimates

Macy's lets the cat out of the box: the department store now ships to more than 100 countries worldwide thanks to a partnership with FiftyOne Global Ecommerce.

New York—While Macy’s Inc. may have reported a 2% decline today in its fourth quarter profit, the department store giant posted … [Read more...]

Saks Inc. Posts Q4 Profit Decline, But Still Beats Forecasts

Saks Fifth Avenue

New York—Despite sales at some of its Saks Fifth Avenue and Off Fifth stores being negatively affected by Superstorm Sandy, Saks … [Read more...]

Dillard’s Q4 Profit, Sales Increase Again

Dillard's store

Little Rock, AR—Dillard’s Inc. today reported that its fourth quarter profit grew 14% as comparable store sales rose for the 10th … [Read more...]

Abercrombie & Fifth Q4 Profit Up, But Sees Rocky Q1 Ahead

Spring styles at Abercrombie & Fitch

New Albany, OH—Abercrombie & Fitch today reported a surge in its fourth quarter earnings as sales increased, but gave a … [Read more...]

Nordstrom Q4 Profit Up 20%, Plans Rack, Internet Expansion

Nordstrom

Seattle—Despite a 20% in its fourth quarter earnings, Nordstrom disappointed retail analysts Thursday afternoon with lower-than … [Read more...]

Walmart Reports Solid Q1 Results, But Cautions on Current Sales

Walmart checkout

Bentonville, AR—A successful Black Friday and reviving layaway helped Walmart into a solid fourth quarter. Nonetheless, the retail … [Read more...]

Report: Fast Retailing Considering Bid for Gap Inc.?

Gap Inc.

San Francisco—Shares of Gap Inc. rose to their biggest one-day gain since August 2, 2012 after rumors that Fast Retailing, the … [Read more...]

Executive Changes at Coach, Juicy Couture, Lane Bryant

Executive Moves

 Coach Names Victor Luis as Next CEO New York—Coach Inc. today revealed it has named Victor Luis to succeed Lew Frankfort, … [Read more...]

Commerce Dept: January Retail Sales Up Despite Tax Hike Worries

January 2013 retail

Washington—Worries that the hike in payroll taxes that went into effect in January might hinder retail sales appear to be … [Read more...]

Stage Stores Merges Operations to Houston, Eliminates 180 Jobs

Stage Stores

Houston--Stage Stores Inc. said Monday it will consolidate its regional operations now located in South Hill, Va., into its … [Read more...]

Urban Outfitters Q4 Sales Up 17%, Beating Estimates

Preview from Urban Outfitters' Swim Lookbook 2013

Philadelphia—Urban Outfitters has booked a 17% increase in its fourth quarter sales on the back of new store growth and improved … [Read more...]