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Storms, Shopper Fatigue Chill January Comp Sales

Frigid temperatures and heavy snowfall stymied shoppers and retail employees last month

New York—January is normally the slowest month at retail, but this year the Arctic whammy from a polar vortex chilled sales more … [Read more...]

December Comp Sales Were Up—But at a Price?

Blizzard Tarnish December Retail Sales

New York—Discounts may have helped comparable store sales rise 2.7% in December, but that stronger-than-expected increase often … [Read more...]

Holiday Pressure: November Comp Sales Disappointing

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New York— Black Friday creep—expanding sales and promotions beyond the traditional one the Friday after Thanksgiving—may have had … [Read more...]

For #Giving Tuesday, Stein Mart Has It “All in the Bag”

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Jacksonville, FL—Centered around the #GivingTuesday movement—a global mission to get people involved in their communities and give … [Read more...]

Stein Mart Q3 Returns to Profit, Sales Up

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Jacksonville, FL—Stein Mart Inc. posted Thursday a return to third quarter profit as sales continued to increase. For the … [Read more...]

Promotions Helped Lift October Comp Sales Above Estimates

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New York—Political gridlock, a government shutdown and fears that the United States would default helped to deflate consumer … [Read more...]

September Comp Sales “Sluggish” as Consumer Confidence Wanes

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New York—A drop in consumer confidence, warmer temperatures, and lack of a fashion must have resulted in September comparable … [Read more...]

Stein Mart (Finally) Premieres Its Online Store

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Jacksonville, FL—Fulfilling what Chairman/CEO Jay Stein told analysts “is the most important thing we’re going to do this year,” … [Read more...]

Economists Call August Comp Store Sales Lackluster

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New York—While all the remaining retailers who report monthly sales figures have yet to report them, the tally from economists so … [Read more...]

Stein Mart Q2 Profit Jumps on Better Sales, Margins

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Jacksonville, FL—Stein Mart today reported that its second quarter profit jumped 47.8% as the off-price retailer’s sales and … [Read more...]

July Retail Comps Miss—Concern for Back to School Sales?

Summer Clearance Sales

New York—American consumers continued to look for bargains and held off spending on fall and back-to-school purchases in … [Read more...]

June Retail Comps: Best Since January

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New York—While fewer than a dozen major retailers, accounting for some 6% of the $2.4 trillion in U. S. retail sales, still report … [Read more...]