10/12/2014 - 11:33am

Lids Sports Group has acquired Jersey City Canada, a licensed sports apparel, headwear and novelty company operating 28 stores across four Canadian provinces.

10/09/2014 - 4:11pm

Apparel retailers reported modest sales growth for the month of September, fueled by back-to-school spending early in the month.

10/09/2014 - 3:28pm

One-quarter (25%) of U.S. consumers plans to spend more on holiday shopping this year up from 20% in 2013, and spending on holiday gifts is expected to average $718, according to Accenture’s annual holiday shopping survey.

10/09/2014 - 10:15am

The International Council of Shopping Centers forecasts a 4.0% increase in sales during the November-December holiday shopping period, the strongest gain in three years, amid positive economic signals.

10/09/2014 - 10:11am

Same-store sales soared at Amazon.com and EBay during September 2014.

10/09/2014 - 10:07am

Net sales at Destination Maternity Corp. dropped 5% to $122 million in the fourth quarter of fiscal 2014, from $128.3 million the same quarter a year earlier.

10/08/2014 - 11:42am

Costco Wholesale Corp. reported fiscal fourth-quarter net income of $697 million, exceeding Wall Street forecasts, amid strong back-to-school sales and higher membership fees.

10/07/2014 - 11:26am

The National Retail Federation (NRF) expects sales in November and December (excluding autos, gas and restaurant sales) to increase a healthy 4% to $616.9 billion, higher than 2013’s actual 3% increase during that same time-frame.

10/07/2014 - 11:23am

Christopher & Banks Corp. is cutting its sales forecast for the third quarter of fiscal 2014, based on sales trends to date for the quarter.