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Ann Inc. Again Defends Position as Investors Urge Sale

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New York—Ann Inc. has once again moved to defend its position after investors have again urged the women’s specialty retailer to … [Read more...]

Ann Inc. Shareholder Urges Sale for Estimated $2.5 Billion

Actress Kate Hudson, brand ambassador for Ann Inc.’s Ann Taylor stores, introduced this week a capsule LBD collection designed in partnership with Ann Taylor creative director Lisa Axelson

New York—Yet another retailer is being urged to sell.Engine Capital LP, which along with Red Alder LLC controls "in excess of … [Read more...]

Ann Inc. Q2 Profit Down 8.1, Lowers Outlook

Summer weekend looks from LOFT

New York— Ann Inc. said today that its second quarter income was down 8.1%For the quarter ended Aug. 2, Ann reported a profit … [Read more...]

Ann Inc. Receives 2014 Gallup Great Workplace Award

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New York—Ann Inc., the parent Company of Ann Taylor and LOFT, has been named a recipient of the 2014 Gallup Great Workplace Award. … [Read more...]

Ann Inc. Q1 Profit Falls, But Still Beats Estimates

Actress Kate Hudson, brand ambassador for Ann Inc.’s Ann Taylor stores, introduced this week a capsule LBD collection designed in partnership with Ann Taylor creative director Lisa Axelson

Ann Inc. Q1 Profit Falls, But Still Beats Estimates New York—As had been the case with many retailers this earnings season, Ann … [Read more...]

Golden Gate Takes Major Stake in Ann Inc.

Actress Kate Hudson, brand ambassador for Ann Inc.’s Ann Taylor stores, introduced this week a capsule LBD collection designed in partnership with Ann Taylor creative director Lisa Axelson

New York—Barely a week after reporting its fourth quarter profit nearly doubled and a strategic realignment in its business, Ann … [Read more...]

Ann Inc. Q4 Profit Nearly Doubles; Realignment to Cut 100 Jobs

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New York—Ann Inc. today reported its fourth quarter profit nearly doubled, helped by sales at its LOFT stores. Separately, the … [Read more...]

Ann Inc: It’s All About Women This Week–100,000 of Them

Ann Inc.'s LOFT is one of many retailers holding events celebrating upcoming International Women's Day on March 8.

New York—International Women’s Day is Saturday, March 8, and this year Ann Inc., parent company to Ann Taylor and LOFT, has … [Read more...]

Ann Inc. Q3 Profit, Sales Increase

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New York—Ann Inc. today reported its third quarter profit rose 1.2% as comp sales at both Ann Taylor and LOFT stores … [Read more...]

Cancer Survivor Giuliana Rancic Named LOFT’s “Live in Pink” Ambassador

Giuliana Rancic at New York Fashion Week wearing a LOFT by Suzanna Dai Necklace in support of the Breast Cancer Research Foundation. Photo Credit: Cindy Ord, Getty Images. (PRNewsFoto/LOFT, Cindy Ord, Getty Images)

New York—Whether she’s trading barbs with Joan Rivers on E!’s “Fashion Police,” reporting news on E! News or starring with husband … [Read more...]

Ann Inc. Q2 Profit Up 16% in “Highly Challenging” Retail Environment

Fall look from Ann Taylor

New York—Helped by sales at its Loft brand exceeding those at Ann Taylor, Ann Inc. today reported a 16% increase in its second … [Read more...]

Cooler Weather Chills Ann Inc. Q1 Profit by 27%

Actress Kate Hudson modeling summerwear from her capsule collection with Ann Taylor

New York—Ann Inc. today blamed unseasonably cold weather that hurt sales—especially at its LOFT stores—for the promotions that … [Read more...]