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April Comp Retail Sales: “Generally Weak”

April Retail Sales

New York—Ingredients such as inclement and colder-than-normal weather, worries over sequestration and its effects and the … [Read more...]

Wintery Weather Results in Meager March Comp Sales Results

Widespread winter storms hampered shopping in many part of the country in March.

New York—U.S. retailers reported their lowest comparable store gains in months today as widespread cold weather hindered March … [Read more...]

Ross Stores Q4 Profit Rises 23% on Strong Sales, Better Margins

New Ross Store in downtown Los Angeles (719 S Broadway).

Pleasanton, CA—Thanks to improved margins and continued strong sales, Ross Stores Inc. reported today that its fourth quarter … [Read more...]

American Shoppers Reveal: Nordstrom, The No. 1 Fashion Favorite

Nordstrom

Boulder, CO—The results are in and American shoppers have named their new favorite fashion retailer: Nordstrom. In its annual … [Read more...]

Report: February Comp Sales Caught a Chill

February Retail Sales

New York—Despite a slight upsurge expected in Valentine’s Day spending, total February comparable store sales slowed due to bad … [Read more...]

January Comp Sales Rise, Easily Beating Forecasts

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New York—Whether it was the U.S. Congress finally averting the so-called fiscal cliff in early January, a spate of Arctic cold … [Read more...]

Accessories Magazine’s 2013 Merchants Hall of Fame Inductees

2013 Merchants Hall of Fame intro page

New York—Accessories Magazine is proud to announce the 3rd round of inductees into its annual Merchants Hall of Fame. The … [Read more...]

Good Tidings: December Comp Sales Better Than Expected

Even post-Christmas shopping helped some retailers beat sales forecasts. Others weren't so lucky.

New York—Despite unpredictable weather and politics in Washington, retailers managed to beat what had been lowered expectations … [Read more...]

Retail Report Reveals “Best” and “Worst” Retailers of 2012 Season?

Best and Worst

Charleston, SC—How do you measure what makes a retailer the “best” or “worst” of 2012? Well, According to America’s Research … [Read more...]

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...]

Ross Stores Q3 Earnings Rise 11%

Ross Stores

Pleasanton, CA—Bargain-hunting shoppers continued to trek to Ross Stores, giving the off-price retailer another strong quarter. On … [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...]