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Sandy Dampens November Comp Store Sales Reports

Saks Fifth Avenue's flagship Fifth Avenue store boarded up and closed as Hurricane Sandy crashed into the New York metro area on Oct. 29.

New York—Thankfully, many U.S. retailers reported today that their holiday shopping seasons, particularly since Thanksgiving, are … [Read more...]

Nordstrom Partners with New Balance and Shoes That Fit For Holiday Shoe Drive

Giving Tree at Nordstrom's Freehold Raceway Mall location

Seattle—Three heads are better than one, the old saying goes, so it makes sense that three major players in footwear are better … [Read more...]

The Day Before Black Friday: Now Grey Thursday?

Not only does Nordstrom refuse to open on Thanksgiving day, the retailer doesn't even put up holiday decorations until Black Friday rolls around.

New York—Target rather than turkey? Lining up for doorbusters instead of watching a linebacker intercept for a touchdown? Stocking … [Read more...]

Nordstrom Q3 Profit Rises, But Misses Estimates

Shoe shopping at Nordstrom

Seattle—Nordstrom Inc. has continued its strategic investment in customer rewards programs but it has come with a price. The … [Read more...]

“DWTS” Julianne Hough Collaborates with Sole Society on New Footwear Collection

Sole Society, a leading direct-to-consumer brand of on-trend designer women's footwear, announces their first-ever celebrity collection with actress, singer and dancer, Julianne Hough.  www.solesociety.com

Los Angeles—If anyone ought to know the importance of good footwear it would be a dancer/singer and one of the featured stars of … [Read more...]

October Retail Comps Up; Sandy Effects Yet to be Felt

A boarded up Saks Fifth Avenue flagship on Fifth Avenue in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy. Saks, along with other retailers, have mostly reopened stores in New York City.

New York—While October retail comparable store sales increased nearly 5%, some retailers cautioned today that their November—and … [Read more...]

September Retail Comp Sales: Solid, not Stellar

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New York--With their back-to-school sales in their final month, and gearing up for fall and holiday merchandise, retailers … [Read more...]

Sole Society to Offer Luxe Looks for Less at Nordstrom

Stella in pewter, one of Sole Society's exclusive styles now available at Nordstrom.com and select Nordstrom doors.

Los Angeles--Sole Society, the recently launched club that sells fashion footwear directly to its consumer members, now plans to … [Read more...]

Nordstrom to Expand into Canada

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Seattle—It seemed inevitable: Nordstrom would expand into Canada, what with its relatively upbeat economy and 15,000 Nordstrom … [Read more...]

August Comp Sales Better than Expected

Lady Gaga made an appearance shopping in New York City for back to school.

New York--Nearly all U.S. retailers posted better-than-expected sales gains in August at comparable store sales as parents and … [Read more...]

Nordstrom Q2 Report Mixed, Plans Rack Expansion

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Seattle—Nordstrom Inc. reported Thursday that its second quarter profit fell 11% due to a shift in the company’s anniversary sales … [Read more...]

July Retail Comp Sales Give Surprising Results

Do July comparable store sales indicate good things for the back to school season?

New York—Credit the stifling temperatures in many parts of the nation that sent consumers indoors seeking refuge in the cool of … [Read more...]