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Banana Republic Presents Its New Look, “A Significant Shift”

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San Francisco—On Thursday when announcing Gap Inc.’s monthly sales, Chairman/CEO Glenn Murphy boasted about positive comps and a … [Read more...]

July, a “Transitional Month,” Posts Sluggish Comp Sales

Only a handful of major retailers still release monthly sales results

New York—About six months ago, harsh winter weather stymied retail sales. But now it seems that warmer weather may be in factor in … [Read more...]

Fashion Misses Weigh on Gap’s Sales?

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Fashion Misses Weigh on Gap's Sales? San Francisco--One analyst predicts a lack of newness in women’s apparel at Gap’s namesake … [Read more...]

Gap Inc. Q1 Profit Falls 22% But Still Beats Estimate

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San Francisco--Gap Inc. reported Thursday that its first quarter profit fell 22%, hindered by foreign currency fluctuations and … [Read more...]

Gap Inc. Posts Mixed Q1 Sales Performance

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San Francisco--Gap Inc. has booked a mixed sales performance in the first-quarter, with net sales growth but a slight fall in … [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...]

Gap Inc. Q4 Profit Falls, Hit by Holiday Promotions

Real life couple Bekah Jenkins & Cory Bond appear in Banana Republic's Spring ad campaign

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...]

Gap Inc. Q3 Profit Tops Estimates, Q4 Forecast Misses

Singer Tony Bennett appears in Gap's holiday campaign: Give Love With Gap This Season

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...]

Gap Inc.’s September Comp Sales Disappoint

Denim looks for fall at Gap stores

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

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...]

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...]