Gap Inc.


August Comp Sales Better than Expected

Lady Gaga made an appearance shopping in New York City for back to school.

New York--Nearly all U.S. retailers posted better-than-expected sales gains in August at comparable store sales as parents and … [Read more...]

Gap Inc. Rebounds, Posts Solid Q2

Fall merchandise arrives at Banana Republic

San Francisco—Gap Inc. appears to be rebounding from its 16% sales drop in 2011: the apparel specialty retailer reported Thursday … [Read more...]

Banana Republic Taps Narciso Rodriguez as Advisor

Narciso Rodriguez

New York—Banana Republic is about to add another fashion feather to its stylish cap. Beginning August 20, two-time CFDA winner … [Read more...]

July Retail Comp Sales Give Surprising Results

Do July comparable store sales indicate good things for the back to school season?

New York—Credit the stifling temperatures in many parts of the nation that sent consumers indoors seeking refuge in the cool of … [Read more...]

A “Volatile” June Makes for Disappointing Sales Comps

Retail Sales

New York—A combination of bad weather mixed with “stagnant” macroeconomic pressures created a recipe for a disappointing June at … [Read more...]

May Retail Comp Sales Mostly Rise on Mother’s Day Sales

Retail Sales

New York—Helped by a later Mother’s Day, the second biggest gift holiday after Christmas, and continued consumer spending on … [Read more...]

Gap Inc. Q1 Meets Expectations, Raises Outlook

Banana Republic's "Mad Men" collection was a stand out during Gap Inc. first quarter

San Francisco--Gap Inc. has been trying to regain some of its fashion mojo and its first quarter report, the company met analysts’ … [Read more...]

New Executives at JCPenney, Old Navy, Limited Brands

Executive Moves

JC Penney appoints Hannah as CFO Plano, TX—JCPenney announced last week that it has appointed Ken Hannah as chief financial … [Read more...]

April Retail Comp Sales: Worst in 2 Years

Retail Sales

New York—After better-than-expected comparable store sales results in February and March, April disappointed. In fact, comparable … [Read more...]

March Retail Gets Boost from Easter Sales

Easter Shopping

New York—While last month may have been the warmest March in more than 50 years, what really helped lift March retail sales were … [Read more...]

February Comp Sales Surprise as Consumer Confidence Rises

Retail Sales

New York—Surprisingly strong comparable store sales results in February are being chalked up to a warmer, drier month that spurred … [Read more...]

Gap Inc. to Expand in Latin America

Gap's first store in Chile. The first Banana Republic as well as two more Gap stores are planned to open this year in the South American country.

San Francisco—With its eye on expanding globally to offset its weaken domestic business, Gap Inc. today announced that it opened … [Read more...]