Global Expansion Pushes Zara Parent into 2011 Profit Surge

Zara Fifth Avenue flagship

Arteixo, Spain—Inditex, operators of Zara stores, reportedly the world’s largest apparel retailer, said today that its 2011 profit … [Read more...]

Inditex Posts Half Year 14% Profit Rise

Zara Fall 2011 Ad Campaign

Arteixo,Spain—Fast fashion retailer Inditex SA posted today a 14% rise in profit for its first half due to sales growth in new … [Read more...]

Zara Launches E-Commerce in U.S.


Arteixo, Spain--Better fire up those computers!With close to 1,500 stores worldwide (49 of them in 30 cities in the United … [Read more...]

Tale of Two Giants: H&M and Inditex Sales Reports


Stockholm and Arteixo, Spain—While H & M and Inditex, rivals in fast fashion retail, both reported today increases in their … [Read more...]

H&M Q1 Profit Misses Forecast as Costs Rise


Stockholm--H&M  posted a slimmer first quarter profit, hit by external factors including currency movements and cost … [Read more...]

Rising Costs Cut Into H&M


Stockholm—Citing the impact of increased raw materials costs, especially on cotton, H&M reported today that its fourth quarter … [Read more...]

Zara Turns Focus on E-Commerce

Zara online

Madrid--Spanish fast-fashion brand Zara opens Thursday its first e-commerce store for Spain, France, Germany, United Kingdom, … [Read more...]

H&M July Sales Beat Forecast


Stockholm—H & M beat expectations with a 10% rise in July sales and said it expects to continue its rapid expansion, the … [Read more...]