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“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...]

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...]

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

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