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February Comp Sales Actually Fare Better Than Expected

Only a handful of major retailers still release monthly sales results

New York—There’s no need to remind most of the Northern half of the United States what kind of impact February’s weather must have … [Read more...]

“One Stitch Closer,” Gap’s Celebration of International Women’s Day

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New York—On International Women's Day, March 8, Gap is introducing "One Stitch Closer," a new program that extends Gap's … [Read more...]

Gap Inc. Q4 Profit Falls, Hit by Holiday Promotions

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San Francisco—Gap Inc. reported late Thursday that its fourth quarter profit fell 12.5% as the giant retailer was hit by heavy … [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...]

Trade Associations Urge End of Cambodian Unrest

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Arlington, VA—The six leading North American trade associations representing apparel and footwear brands and retailers, including … [Read more...]

Holiday Pressure: November Comp Sales Disappointing

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New York— Black Friday creep—expanding sales and promotions beyond the traditional one the Friday after Thanksgiving—may have had … [Read more...]

Gap Inc. Q3 Profit Tops Estimates, Q4 Forecast Misses

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San Francisco—Gap Inc. reported Thursday afternoon that its third quarter profit rose 9.3% as sales continued to edge up. But the … [Read more...]

Promotions Helped Lift October Comp Sales Above Estimates

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New York—Political gridlock, a government shutdown and fears that the United States would default helped to deflate consumer … [Read more...]

Gap Inc.’s September Comp Sales Disappoint

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San Francisco—Reporting Thursday after the close of markets, Gap Inc. gave a September sales report that disappointed analysts and … [Read more...]

September Comp Sales “Sluggish” as Consumer Confidence Wanes

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New York—A drop in consumer confidence, warmer temperatures, and lack of a fashion must have resulted in September comparable … [Read more...]

Economists Call August Comp Store Sales Lackluster

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New York—While all the remaining retailers who report monthly sales figures have yet to report them, the tally from economists so … [Read more...]

No “Teen Slump” at Gap Inc., Profits Rise 25%

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San Francisco—Bucking the “teen slump” that plagued many of its competitors last quarter, Gap Inc. reported Thursday that its … [Read more...]