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Gap Inc. Slashes Forecast after Poor Q3 Results

Old Navy continues to be Gap Inc.'s best performing division

San Francisco—Gap Inc. cut its full year earnings forecast Thursday afternoon due to declining sales and discounting that soured … [Read more...]

Banana Republic, CFDA Partner to Support Emerging U.S. Designers

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New York—Made—and designed—in the USA is something that’s on the minds of many retailers these days—from Walmart to Macy’s to … [Read more...]

GAP Reports Q2 Earnings


Gap Inc. continues to struggle. The company's comp sales for July 2015 were down 3% versus a 2% increase last year. For the second … [Read more...]

June Comp Sales Fail to Meet Estimates for Increases


New York—Neither Dads nor grads could help bolster June retail sales. Looking at a tally of the remaining 11 retailers who still … [Read more...]

Gap Inc. Q4 Earnings Beat Estimate as Old Navy Leads Sales Gain


San Francisco—Gap Inc. reported Thursday afternoon a better-than-expected fourth quarter earnings helped by strong increases again … [Read more...]

Old Navy Buoys Gap Inc.’s Fourth Quarter Sales

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San Francisco--Gap Inc. reported fourth quarter sales up 3% to $4.71 billion; the company calculated net sales up 5% on a constant … [Read more...]

Gap Inc. to Shutter its Piperlime Online Division


San Francisco—Faced with the need to focus on its core brands such as Gap and Banana Republic, Gap Inc. said today it would be … [Read more...]

Gap Inc.’s Incoming CEO Names New Gap, Banana Republic Leaders

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San Francisco—Art Peck, who will succeed Glenn Murphy as chief executive of Gap Inc. in February, has promoted two executives … [Read more...]

Gap Inc. Q2 Profit Up 10%, Plans for India

Banana Republic stores recently introduced a new look in merchandise

San Francisco—Despite narrowed margins like some other specialty retailers, Gap Inc. reported late Thursday a 10% rise in profit, … [Read more...]

Banana Republic Presents Its New Look, “A Significant Shift”

Banana Republic stores recently introduced a new look in merchandise

San Francisco—On Thursday when announcing Gap Inc.’s monthly sales, Chairman/CEO Glenn Murphy boasted about positive comps and a … [Read more...]

July, a “Transitional Month,” Posts Sluggish Comp Sales


New York—About six months ago, harsh winter weather stymied retail sales. But now it seems that warmer weather may be in factor in … [Read more...]

Fashion Misses Weigh on Gap’s Sales?

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Fashion Misses Weigh on Gap's Sales? San Francisco--One analyst predicts a lack of newness in women’s apparel at Gap’s namesake … [Read more...]