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The Retailer with the Best Customer Service? Amazon

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New York–Nestling out its own acquisition Zappos.com, Amazon.com rose to the top slot in the seventh annual NRF … [Read more...]

December Comp Sales Rise 3.3% on Mixed Holiday Results

Blizzard Tarnish December Retail Sales

New York—“Sales were decent but not great.”That’s how Ken Perkins, president of Retail Metrics, summed up today’s December … [Read more...]

Black Friday Success Bolsters November Retail Comps

Black Friday Shoppers 2011

New York—A warmer than usual November along with consumers holding off spending for Black Friday weekend resulted in mixed … [Read more...]

Nordstrom Inc. Q3 Profit Up 6.7%, Raises Full Year Forecast

Nordstrom Holiday 2011

Seattle—Despite worries to the contrary, upscale consumers are continuing to shop, helping Nordstrom Inc. into a 6.7% increase in … [Read more...]

Nation’s Favorite Fashion Retailer? Kohl’s Tops List (Again)

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Boulder, CO—Kohl’s is on a roll this week. Besides reporting today that its third quarter profit rose 20% and it foresees sales … [Read more...]

October Comp Sales Up, But Still Disappointing

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New York—Major retailers reported today their October comparable store sales were up 3.4% in total from last year, but below … [Read more...]

Despite Uncertainty, September Retail Comps Rise

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New York—Despite the daily drumming about economic uncertainty, comparable store sales continued to increase for most U.S. … [Read more...]

Nordstrom, Saks Top List for Luxury Customer Experience Online

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Chicago—Nordstrom topped a new online luxury shopping survey where mystery shoppers rated it along with 19 other luxury websites … [Read more...]

A Challenge for Fall? Nordstrom’s Free Shipping for Online Orders

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Seattle—Well into the back to school season and mindful of approaching holiday season, retailers are already vying for consumers’ … [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...]

Nordstrom’s Nonprofit Concept Store Opens in Soho

Accessories display at Treasure & Bond. Many fixtures were recycled from Nordstrom stores.

New York—Treasure & Bond sounds more like a trading firm on Wall Street than Nordstrom’s latest retail effort—especially one … [Read more...]

Nordstrom Lifts Full Year Forecast as Q2 Profit Jumps

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Seattle--Crediting demand by its shoppers for more new, regularly priced merchandise like footwear, Nordstrom reported Thursday it … [Read more...]