Ann Inc.


Ann Inc. Shareholder Urges Sale for Estimated $2.5 Billion

Actress Kate Hudson, brand ambassador for Ann Inc.’s Ann Taylor stores, introduced this week a capsule LBD collection designed in partnership with Ann Taylor creative director Lisa Axelson

New York—Yet another retailer is being urged to sell.Engine Capital LP, which along with Red Alder LLC controls "in excess of … [Read more...]

Ann Inc. Q2 Profit Down 8.1, Lowers Outlook

Summer weekend looks from LOFT

New York— Ann Inc. said today that its second quarter income was down 8.1%For the quarter ended Aug. 2, Ann reported a profit … [Read more...]

Ann Inc. Receives 2014 Gallup Great Workplace Award

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New York—Ann Inc., the parent Company of Ann Taylor and LOFT, has been named a recipient of the 2014 Gallup Great Workplace Award. … [Read more...]

Week in Review: 10 to Know

Diane von Furstenberg with CFDA CEO Steven Kolb (Photo: Billy Farrell Agency)

Week in Review: 10 to Know New York—If your name is Diane von Furstenberg, you had a pretty good week. (The only potential name … [Read more...]

Ann Inc. Q1 Profit Falls, But Still Beats Estimates

Actress Kate Hudson, brand ambassador for Ann Inc.’s Ann Taylor stores, introduced this week a capsule LBD collection designed in partnership with Ann Taylor creative director Lisa Axelson

Ann Inc. Q1 Profit Falls, But Still Beats Estimates New York—As had been the case with many retailers this earnings season, Ann … [Read more...]

Golden Gate Takes Major Stake in Ann Inc.

Actress Kate Hudson, brand ambassador for Ann Inc.’s Ann Taylor stores, introduced this week a capsule LBD collection designed in partnership with Ann Taylor creative director Lisa Axelson

New York—Barely a week after reporting its fourth quarter profit nearly doubled and a strategic realignment in its business, Ann … [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...]

Ann Inc. Q4 Profit Nearly Doubles; Realignment to Cut 100 Jobs

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New York—Ann Inc. today reported its fourth quarter profit nearly doubled, helped by sales at its LOFT stores. Separately, the … [Read more...]

Week in Review: What You Missed…

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New York—Spring is just around the corner—we hope. And not just because we’re all tired piling on layers each day and suffering … [Read more...]

Week in Review: 10 Not-to-Miss Articles

Ann Inc.'s LOFT is one of many retailers holding events celebrating upcoming International Women's Day on March 8.

New York—While St. Patrick’s Day isn’t celebrated for another 10 days or so, retailers may get a bit of the luck of the Irish from … [Read more...]

Ann Inc: It’s All About Women This Week–100,000 of Them

Ann Inc.'s LOFT is one of many retailers holding events celebrating upcoming International Women's Day on March 8.

New York—International Women’s Day is Saturday, March 8, and this year Ann Inc., parent company to Ann Taylor and LOFT, has … [Read more...]

Storms, Shopper Fatigue Chill January Comp Sales

Frigid temperatures and heavy snowfall stymied shoppers and retail employees last month

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...]