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Target Speeds Up Exit from Canada

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Toronto—Target Corp. has expedited its exit from the Canadian market. Working on a schedule that should see all 133 stores in … [Read more...]

Nordstrom’s Cautious Canadian Move

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Seattle--As Nordstrom prepares to open its second Canadian store—this one in Ottawa—President Blake Nordstrom tells the Globe and … [Read more...]

Target Swings into Q4 Loss on Exit from Canada, But Sales Increased

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Minneapolis—Target Corp. reported today that it swung into a fourth quarter loss, hurt by a major loss from its exit from Canada. … [Read more...]

Nordstrom Q4 Profit Hit by Trunk Club Acquisition

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Seattle—Nordstrom’s net earnings were down 5% in the fourth quarter despite net sales rising 9% to $3.9 billion. The retailer said … [Read more...]

Uniqlo to Expand into Canada

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Toronto—Just days after Target announced it would be pulling out of its Candian retail venture, another major—Uniqlo, Asia’s … [Read more...]

Target CEO Pulls Plug on Canadian Division

Target Canada

Minneapolis—After taking more than two years and forking over some $1.6 billion, Target today said it would be pulling out of its … [Read more...]

Target CEO to Decide Fate of Canadian Stores

Target Canada

Minneapolis—Target’s venture into Canada in 2011 has been fraught with problems. Now the word is that CEO Brian Cornell is … [Read more...]

HBC Q3 Loss Narrows, Sales Double with Saks’ Help

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Toronto—Its acquisition last year of Saks Inc. enabled Hudson Bay Co. to nearly double its retail sales and post a smaller third … [Read more...]

Charming Charlie Plans Expansion in New York, Internationally

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Houston—In celebration of its 10th anniversary, Charming Charlie announces today several new company announced several new … [Read more...]

Target Q3 Surprises; Earnings, Comps Exceed Estimates

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Minneapolis—In an earnings reports that surprised many, Target Corp. today reports its firstincrease in U.S. comp stores sales in … [Read more...]

Item of the Day: Boot Rescue

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Something like 50% of the lower 48 are covered in snow today with 2 to 3 feet hitting some cities. We can guarantee with millions … [Read more...]

Nordstrom Reports 9% Q3 Sales Boost, But Lowers Guidance

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Seattle--Nordstrom Inc.’s third-quarter earnings of $142 million were up slightly from last year’s $137 million. Net sales were up … [Read more...]