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July Retail Comps Miss—Concern for Back to School Sales?

Summer Clearance Sales

New York—American consumers continued to look for bargains and held off spending on fall and back-to-school purchases in … [Read more...]

June Retail Comps: Best Since January

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New York—While fewer than a dozen major retailers, accounting for some 6% of the $2.4 trillion in U. S. retail sales, still report … [Read more...]

Commerce Dept: May Retail Sales Rise More Than Expected

May Retail Sales

Washington—Retail sales had their biggest increase in three months in May after a 0.1% gain in April, according to figures … [Read more...]

May Retail Comp Sales Better Than Expected

Warmer weather brought consumers out to shop in stores like Buckle in May.

New York—While many retailers have been reporting recently that their first quarter sales were stifled by unseasonable cold, their … [Read more...]

Gap to Expand into Three New International Markets

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San Francisco—Gap Inc. today announced that as part of its international expansion plans it will be opening in three new markets: … [Read more...]

NRF Asks U.S. Judge to Reject Swipe Fee Settlement

Swipe Fees

Washington—The National Retail Federation (NRF) and a broad cross-section of retailers asked a federal judge on Tuesday to reject … [Read more...]

Gap Inc. Boasts 43% Jump in Q1 Profit on Strong Sales

White essentials and accessories at Gap this summer

San Francisco—Gap Inc.’s turnaround plans seem to be right on schedule. The specialty retailer reported Thursday afternoon that … [Read more...]

Gap Inc.’s April Comp and Q1 Sales Beat Forecasts

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San Francisco—Buoyed by sales at its Gap and Old Navy stores, Gap Inc. reported Thursday afternoon April comparable store sales … [Read more...]

Gap Inc. Outlines Global Growth Plans, Including Old Navy Franchises

Old Navy

San Francisco—In its bid to move from being “America-centric” to “global-centric,” Gap Inc. plans to step up international … [Read more...]

Wintery Weather Results in Meager March Comp Sales Results

Widespread winter storms hampered shopping in many part of the country in March.

New York—U.S. retailers reported their lowest comparable store gains in months today as widespread cold weather hindered March … [Read more...]

Report: February Comp Sales Caught a Chill

February Retail Sales

New York—Despite a slight upsurge expected in Valentine’s Day spending, total February comparable store sales slowed due to bad … [Read more...]

Comp Store Sales Gains in North America Boost Q4 Profit for Gap Inc.

Old Navy

San Francisco—Boasting its best holiday quarter in six years, Gap Inc. today reported increased fourth quarter earnings aided by … [Read more...]