Ross Stores

“Above-Plan” Sales Give Ross Stores a 17% Profit Hike


Pleasanton, CA—Ross Stores credited “above-plan sales and merchandise gross margin” in helping it book a 17% hike in its second … [Read more...]

Week in Review: Top Stories from the Web

Harin Yang

New York--Memorial  Day made for a shorter week, but still one jam-packed with news thanks to the flurry of earnings reports from … [Read more...]

Ross Stores Raises 2013 Forecast on Strong Q1 Results

Summer sales at Ross Stores

Pleasanton, CA—Ross Stores Inc. lifted its full year earnings forecast after posting last Thursday first quarter earnings that met … [Read more...]

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


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


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

Post Christmas Shoppers

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...]