Hurricane Irene


Superstorm Sandy Wrecks Havoc on Retail, Too

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New York—Two days prior to Halloween the superstorm known as Sandy is bearing down on New York, New Jersey, Delaware and … [Read more...]

Stein Mart Swings into Q3 Loss

We are working to seek the right promotional balance to increase our traffic while keeping margins at acceptable levels."--Jay Stein

Jacksonville, FL--Stein Mart Inc. reported Thursday that its third quarter swung into a loss as sales declined while costs … [Read more...]

Commerce Dept: August Retail Sales Stagnate

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Washington—After seven months of increases, total U.S.retail sales remained flat in August, the U.S. Commerce Department reported … [Read more...]

Despite Irene, August Retail Comp Sales Rise

Bloomingdale's Manhattan flagship boarded up ahead of Hurricane Irene's landfall last week.

New York—While Hurricane Irene may have dampened retail sales especially on the East Coast, the storm didn’t hinder sales at … [Read more...]