Red Alert: Over One-Third of Internet Retailers Unprepared for Holiday Season

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Los Angeles—With the holiday sales season just a month away, many Internet retailers say they may not be prepared yet.In a … [Read more...]

Tapping the Full Year-Round Potential of Gifting Market


Stevens, PA—Retailers' conventional wisdom is that on “Black Friday the bottom line of retailers' account books goes from red ink … [Read more...]

Report: Simple Campaigns Can Help Retailers Reach Latinos at Holiday


There are simple, cost-effective, and easily-executable campaigns targeting specific cultural customer segments can work well to … [Read more...]

Study: Shoppers Getting a Jump on Holiday Shopping


Chicago--Every year the holiday shopping season seems to start earlier than the year before. New data from a survey conducted by … [Read more...]

What’s in Store for Holiday at Lord & Taylor

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Ho, Ho, Ho, the holidays are Lord & Taylor! In this ongoing What's in Store column, we look at the accessories … [Read more...]

What’s in Store for Holiday at Saks Fifth Avenue


Ho, Ho, Ho, the holidays are coming! In this ongoing column, we look at the accessories major stores are highlighting for the … [Read more...]

Belk Q4 Profit Rises on Strong Holiday Sales

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Charlotte, NC—Belk Inc. posted an 8.4% rise in its fourth quarter profit aided by a big increase in its holiday sales.For the … [Read more...]

J. Crew Swings into Q4 Loss on Charges, Lower Sales at Flagship Brand

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New York---J. Crew Group Inc. today reported that it swung into a fourth quarter loss hurt by an impairment change and slower … [Read more...]

Report: Fulfillment Improvements Boost Holiday E-commerce Sales


New York—E-commerce flourished within a moderately strong 2014 holiday season, growing 16% year-over-year to $72.03 billion, … [Read more...]

Abercrombie & Fitch Q4 Profit Falls on Dismal Sales

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New Albany, OH—Another bleak day for beleaguered Abercrombie & Fitch. The teen specialty retailer reported its fourth quarter … [Read more...]

JCPenney’s Q4 Earnings Miss Dents Shares, But Sales Improve

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Plano, TX—JCPenney once again saw its shares battled after reporting late Thursday that its adjusted fourth quarter earnings were … [Read more...]

Kohl’s Q4 Results Beat Estimates, to Increase Omnichannel Spending

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Menomonee Falls, WI—Kohl’s Corp. reported today a better-than-expected fourth quarter as its comparable store sales … [Read more...]