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Discounts Help Boost May Comp Sales Ahead of Estimates


Discounts Help Boost May Comp Sales Ahead of Estimates New York—May comparable store sales beat estimates as consumers shopped … [Read more...]

April Retail Comp Sales Jump Past Estimates


New York—After being foiled by winter storms and bad weather and a later Easter, retailers today reported a comparable store sales … [Read more...]

March Comps Softer Thanks to Easter Shift to April


New York—With the harshest of winter subsiding last month, it still look a flurry of discount promotions to lure shoppers into … [Read more...]

February Comp Sales Actually Fare Better Than Expected


New York—There’s no need to remind most of the Northern half of the United States what kind of impact February’s weather must have … [Read more...]

L Brands Q4 Profit Beats Despite Sales Drop, Cautious Ahead


Columbus, OH—Despite a sales decline, L Brands Inc. reported Wednesday that its fourth quarter profit actually rose beating … [Read more...]

Storms, Shopper Fatigue Chill January Comp Sales

january storms

New York—January is normally the slowest month at retail, but this year the Arctic whammy from a polar vortex chilled sales more … [Read more...]

December Comp Sales Were Up—But at a Price?

Blizzard Tarnish December Retail Sales

New York—Discounts may have helped comparable store sales rise 2.7% in December, but that stronger-than-expected increase often … [Read more...]

Holiday Pressure: November Comp Sales Disappointing

Holiday Sales 2013

New York— Black Friday creep—expanding sales and promotions beyond the traditional one the Friday after Thanksgiving—may have had … [Read more...]

L Brands Q3 Profit Jumps 25.3% on Higher Sales

victoria's secret

Columbus, OH—Limited Brands Inc. reported Wednesday afternoon that its third quarter profit rose 25.3% beating estimates as sales … [Read more...]

Promotions Helped Lift October Comp Sales Above Estimates


New York—Political gridlock, a government shutdown and fears that the United States would default helped to deflate consumer … [Read more...]

Week in Review: 10 Must-Remember Online Articles

Retail Fixer: Burberry CEO Angela Adrendts soon to head Apple's retail division

New York—“The epicenter of stupidity”…that’s how outspoken L Brands chairman Leslie Wexner referred to Washington, specifically … [Read more...]

Retail, Business Leaders Decry Congress’ Actions in U.S. Budget Gridlock

Debt Crisis

Washington—President Obama today took Congress to task over its 11th hour resolution of the government shutdown and lifting the … [Read more...]