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Limited Brands Q4 Profit, Sales Show Improvement

Tote-ally fab! The VS Getaway Bag

Columbus, OH—Limited Brands, owner of Victoria’s Secret and Henri Bendel, reported Wednesday that consumers, who had cut back on … [Read more...]

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Jennifer Lawrence with her back necklace, aka the "backlace," at the 2013 Oscars

The Oscars have come and gone yet we can't stop talking about them!If you’ve been paying any attention at all you know that … [Read more...]

JCPenney’s Q4 Results: The “Worst in Retail History?”

700 Joe Fresh shops are being rolled out in JCPenney stores this spring.

Plano, TX—The quarterly report due after market close on Wednesday was expected to be bad, but it was even worse than … [Read more...]

Fashion Week Breaking Trends Fall 2013: Colored & Iridescent Metallics

From left: Honor, Balmain, Balmain

NEW YORK FASHION WEEK, PARIS FASHION WEEK, FALL 2013--Metallics have definitely blasted into the Space Age, leaving some of their … [Read more...]

Sears Holdings Q4 Loss Narrows, But “Much Work to Be Done”

Sears

Hoffman Estates, IL—Sears Holdings Corp. reported today a narrowed fourth quarter loss, helped by lower expenses and sales … [Read more...]

H&M Presents 1st Runway Show–at Paris Fashion Week!

H and M

Paris--Talk about high/low fashion!H&M--the kings of trendy, affordable fashion--presented its Fall 2013 collection during … [Read more...]

Holiday Markdowns Sting Kohl’s Q4 Results, Outlook Disappoints

Kohl's Spring Break promotion: the department store expects

Menomonee Falls, WI—Stung by higher markdowns during the holiday season, Kohl’s Corp. reported Wednesday a lower fourth quarter … [Read more...]

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SpiritHoods

Not all those loud jeers you hear are coming from disgruntled Oscars viewers expressing their displeasure with this year’s host … [Read more...]

Target Q4 Profit Narrows 2% in “Highly Promotional” Environment

Apparel and accessories from Prabal Gurung for Target, available now in stores and online.

Minneapolis—Target Corp. today reported a 2% decline in its fourth quarter profit but projected 2013 profit increases ahead of … [Read more...]

Fashion’s Night Out Is Out

Fashion's Night Out

New York—Fashion’s Night Out, that September evening event aimed at luring consumers into retailers with special events and … [Read more...]

Coach: The Latest Luxury Takeover Target?

Coach's new City Totesin bright Saffiano leather from Italy.

New York—Could Coach be a takeover target for a luxurygoods conglomerate, such as LVMH, or a hedge fund?That’s the rumor that … [Read more...]

Expenses, Markdowns Flattened Neiman Marcus Q2 Profit

ZAC by Zac Posen Eartha Tote at Cusp by Neiman Marcus (www.cusp.com)

Dallas—Burdened with a one-time interest expense during its holiday quarter, Neiman Marcus Inc., owners of Neiman Marcus and … [Read more...]