Canada


Express Expands into Canada

Express' first Canadian store in the Fairview Mall, Toronto

Columbus, OH— Since it split from Limited Brands in 2007 and went public last year, Express has been building up its online and … [Read more...]

J.Crew Swings into Q2 Loss on Acquisition Costs

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New York--J. Crew Group Inc. posted a second quarter loss as higher interest expenses from its move to go private cut into its … [Read more...]

Express Raises Forecast on Q2 Sales Increase

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Columbus, OH--Express Inc. raised its full-year profit forecast on Wednesday after booking better-than-expected sales and margins … [Read more...]

Dollar Tree Q2 Profit Jumps 22%, But Forecasts Lower Than Expected

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Chesapeake, VA--Dollar Tree Inc. said Thursday that its second quarter earning jumped 22% but gave a third quarter forecast below … [Read more...]

Target Q2 Profits Rise on Sales Increase

Shopping carts are stacked inside a Target store in Dallas

Minneapolis—Reporting that back to school sales have picked up—along with an increase in more affluent shoppers--Target Corp. … [Read more...]

Executive Shuffle: Coach, Gap Inc., Tommy Hilfiger, Sears Canada

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Coach Taps PepsiCo Executive as CFO New York--Coach named Jane Nielsen as its new executive vice president and chief financial … [Read more...]

Louis Vuitton, Burberry Win Record Damages in Counterfeit Case

The fake Louis Vuitton bags originated in China

Vancouver--Luxurygoods brands Louis Vuitton and Burberry won record damages of $2.5 million Canadian (about $2.6 million) in a … [Read more...]

Lululemon Reports Better Than Expected Q1 Results

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Vancouver—Lululemon reported today better-than-expected quarterly results on its online and in-store sales strengthened. As a … [Read more...]

Target Q1 Profit Lifts on Credit Card Improvements

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Minneapolis--Target Corp. reported today that its first quarter profit rose 2.7% as improvements in its credit card unit and share … [Read more...]

Target Sets Sights on Canada with $1.8 Billion Zellers Buyout

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Minneapolis--Target Corporation is making its first foray outside the United States after agreeing a $1.83 billion deal to take … [Read more...]

Lululemon’s Latest Position: Q4 Guidance Raised

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Vancouver—U.S. Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner obviously knows a good retail stock when he sees it. Bloomberg Businessweek … [Read more...]

Gap Launches Canadian E-Commerce Site

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Apparel retail group Gap has launched a dedicated e-commerce site aimed at Canadian consumers for its Gap, Banana Republic and Old … [Read more...]