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October Comp Sales Up, But Still Disappointing

October Sales

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

Retail Sales

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

Nordstrom Free Shipping

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...]

July Retail Sales Surprise, Stronger Than Expected

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New York—Although July retail sales were down from a year ago, many retailers defied doom and gloom expectations to post … [Read more...]

June Retail Sales Prove Robust

Sales Report

New York—Helped by promotions, warmer weather and lower gas prices, June retail sales exceeded retail analysts’ estimates as most … [Read more...]

Study: Wealthiest Shoppers Decline in Better Dept Stores

Wealthiest Shoppers Decline in Better Dept Stores

Stevens, PA—Although the nation’s wealthiest consumers, those with incomes $250,000 and above, have reportedly returned to … [Read more...]

May Same Store Sales Increase Albeit Modestly

May Sales

Washington—May retail sales rose again last month, but less than retail analysts had hoped as rising costs and gasoline prices may … [Read more...]

Nordstrom Q1 Profit Up, but Lowers Outlook on Takeover Costs

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Seattle—Although Nordstrom reported Thursday a 25% increase in its first quarter profit, the retailer also lowered its full-year … [Read more...]