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Gap Inc.’s Incoming CEO Names New Gap, Banana Republic Leaders

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San Francisco—Art Peck, who will succeed Glenn Murphy as chief executive of Gap Inc. in February, has promoted two executives … [Read more...]

Gap Inc. Q2 Profit Up 10%, Plans for India

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San Francisco—Despite narrowed margins like some other specialty retailers, Gap Inc. reported late Thursday a 10% rise in profit, … [Read more...]

July, a “Transitional Month,” Posts Sluggish Comp Sales

Only a handful of major retailers still release monthly sales results

New York—About six months ago, harsh winter weather stymied retail sales. But now it seems that warmer weather may be in factor in … [Read more...]

Fashion Misses Weigh on Gap’s Sales?

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Fashion Misses Weigh on Gap's Sales? San Francisco--One analyst predicts a lack of newness in women’s apparel at Gap’s namesake … [Read more...]

Gap Inc. Q1 Profit Falls 22% But Still Beats Estimate

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San Francisco--Gap Inc. reported Thursday that its first quarter profit fell 22%, hindered by foreign currency fluctuations and … [Read more...]

Gap Inc. Posts Mixed Q1 Sales Performance

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San Francisco--Gap Inc. has booked a mixed sales performance in the first-quarter, with net sales growth but a slight fall in … [Read more...]

China to Become Gap Inc.’s No.2 Market in 3 Years

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San Francisco—Gap Inc. is looking to become less dependent upon the (unpredictable) U.S. market, which accounts for about 84% of … [Read more...]

Gap Inc.’s March Sales Disappoint

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San Francisco--Shares of Gap Inc. were down in trading earlier today following the retailer’s disappointing March comp sales … [Read more...]

“One Stitch Closer,” Gap’s Celebration of International Women’s Day

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New York—On International Women's Day, March 8, Gap is introducing "One Stitch Closer," a new program that extends Gap's … [Read more...]

Gap Inc. Q4 Profit Falls, Hit by Holiday Promotions

Real life couple Bekah Jenkins & Cory Bond appear in Banana Republic's Spring ad campaign

San Francisco—Gap Inc. reported late Thursday that its fourth quarter profit fell 12.5% as the giant retailer was hit by heavy … [Read more...]

Holiday Survey: Lowest Retailer Retention in 10 Years

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Charleston, SC/Winston-Salem, NC—With less than two days to Christmas, U.S. retailers are still scrambling to grab the final third … [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...]