Holiday


Shopper Survey Finds Sharp Increase in Social Network Purchase Influence

Holiday shopping on mobile devices

Petaluma, CA –A new online shopper survey about holiday sales found an increase in consumers who plan to use their mobile devices … [Read more...]

Retail Holiday Hires to Hit Nearly 400,000

Holiday help at Macy's

Chicago—If the number of new retail jobs for holiday are any indication, then the nation’s retailers are in for a strong holiday … [Read more...]

Forecast: Retail Holiday Sales to Increase 4% to 4.5%

Holiday 2015 Sales Report

New York― Steadily improving economic fundamentals should moderately boost holiday sales in the stores and online this year, … [Read more...]

Top Digital, Social Media Trends Driving Holiday Sales for Online Retailers

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Seattle--Global analytics and insights firm Blueocean Market Intelligence released its predictions today for the top digital and … [Read more...]

West Coast Port Talks to Resume Wednesday

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Los Angeles—Negotiation talks over the West Coast longshore workers and their employers are expected to resume Wednesday after a … [Read more...]

Understanding Shopping and Buyer Behavior is the Top Challenge for Retailers

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Chicago—ShopperTrak, a leading global provider of consumer behavior insights and location-based analytics, held its tenth … [Read more...]

Retailers Urge Expedited Contract Negotiations at West Coast Ports

Imports

Washington—In an effort to stave off any work stoppage as shipments arrive to West Coast ports for the crucial holiday selling … [Read more...]

Hudson’s Bay Co. Q4 Profit Down on Costs, Sales Up 73.6%

Hudson's Bay

Toronto—Hudson’s Bay Company today reported that its fourth quarter profit plunged 67% as expenses rose, but net sales also rose … [Read more...]

Write-Downs Hit Perry Ellis Intn’l Q4 Profit

New Rafaella brand ambassador Aylin Mujica

Miami—Perry Ellis International Inc. today reported it swung into a fourth quarter loss due to major write-downs related to its … [Read more...]

Sales Lift Finish Line’s Q4 Profit

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Indianapolis—Online and comparable store improvements helped Finish Line report today a 27.7% jump in its fourth quarter profit, … [Read more...]

H&M Q1 Profit Misses Due to Online Expenses

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Stockholm—H&M today missed its first quarter profit forecast as the world’s second largest fashion retailer spent more to … [Read more...]

Movado Adjusted Q4 Profit Beats Estimates, Sales Up

Movado Bold watch featuring a dial in "Radiant Orchid," the Pantone Color of the Year

Paramus, NJ—Movado Group, Inc. reported today a decline in its fourth quarter profit hurt by higher charges. But adjusted earnings … [Read more...]