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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

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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...]

Sears 2Q Loss Narrows, Kmart Margins Improve

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Hoffman Estates, IL--Sears Holdings Corp. said today that its second-quarter loss narrowed and profit margins increased at its … [Read more...]