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April Retail Comp Sales Jump Past Estimates

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New York—After being foiled by winter storms and bad weather and a later Easter, retailers today reported a comparable store sales … [Read more...]

Week in Review: Top 10 Articles to Remember

Getting it right: Hearts on Fire

New York—First quarter earnings reports have begun trickling in…and you know what? They’re better than expected.Despite … [Read more...]

China to Become Gap Inc.’s No.2 Market in 3 Years

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San Francisco—Gap Inc. is looking to become less dependent upon the (unpredictable) U.S. market, which accounts for about 84% of … [Read more...]

Gap Inc.’s March Sales Disappoint

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San Francisco--Shares of Gap Inc. were down in trading earlier today following the retailer’s disappointing March comp sales … [Read more...]

NRF Urges Senate to Reject Minimum Wage Proposal

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Washington—Though millions of retail employees might be wishing this was all just a joke, the National Retail Federation (NRF) … [Read more...]

February Comp Sales Actually Fare Better Than Expected

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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

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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...]