American Apparel

American Apparel Cures Delisting Threat


Los Angeles—American Apparel Inc. won’t lose its New York Stock Exchange (again) after all.Late Wednesday the specialty … [Read more...]

American Apparel Reports 5% Decline in March Comps

Limited edition prints from American Apparel's Natalie Du Pasquier collection

Los Angeles—In what will be its last monthly sales report, American Apparel Inc. reported late Thursday that it posted a 5% … [Read more...]

March Comps Softer Thanks to Easter Shift to April


New York—With the harshest of winter subsiding last month, it still look a flurry of discount promotions to lure shoppers into … [Read more...]

Week in Review: 10 Must-Read Articles

What's new at J. Crew this Spring? An IPO?

New York—One potential next hot product in fashion accessories had a preview this week, but it wasn’t in a major runway show or … [Read more...]

American Apparel Faces Stock Delisting Over Delayed Annual Report

From American Apparel's Spring Lookbook

Los Angeles—American Apparel Inc. said Tuesday that it is trying to meet the New York Stock Exchange’s March 21 deadline to file a … [Read more...]

New Distribution Center to Weigh on American Apparel’s Results


Los Angeles—American Apparel Inc. has recorded an increase in full-year sales but  said Thursday afternoon it expects 2013 … [Read more...]

February Comp Sales Actually Fare Better Than Expected


New York—There’s no need to remind most of the Northern half of the United States what kind of impact February’s weather must have … [Read more...]

Storms, Shopper Fatigue Chill January Comp Sales

january storms

New York—January is normally the slowest month at retail, but this year the Arctic whammy from a polar vortex chilled sales more … [Read more...]

December Comp Sales Were Up—But at a Price?

Blizzard Tarnish December Retail Sales

New York—Discounts may have helped comparable store sales rise 2.7% in December, but that stronger-than-expected increase often … [Read more...]

Item of the Day: Skip N’ Whistle


Item of the Day: Skip N' Whistle Admit it, even if you can only boast one kitty at home, you’d like to have more…two, three, … [Read more...]

Last Minute Shoppers Hold Out For 70%-Off Deals


Charleston, SC/Winston-Salem, NC—Just before Black Friday, retail analysts had been predicting that holiday shoppers—many on tight … [Read more...]

Holiday Pressure: November Comp Sales Disappointing

Holiday Sales 2013

New York— Black Friday creep—expanding sales and promotions beyond the traditional one the Friday after Thanksgiving—may have had … [Read more...]