12/11/2014 - 11:43am

Net earnings at Lululemon Athletica Inc. fell 8% to $60.45 million in the third quarter of fiscal 2014 from $66.11 million a year earlier to increases in selling, general and administrative (SG&A) expenses and cost of goods sold.

12/10/2014 - 2:15pm

Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage, Inc. plans to open 18 new stores in fiscal 2015. 

12/10/2014 - 2:09pm

Francesca’s Holding Corp. reported that its net income dropped 19% to $7.3 million in the third quarter of fiscal 2014 from $8.7 million the same period the prior year. I

12/10/2014 - 2:04pm

Costco Wholesale Corp. beat Wall Street expectations for net income and sales during the first quarter of fiscal 2015. 

12/10/2014 - 11:29am

The cost of healthcare, the ability to maintain margins
 and the ability to continue to grow revenue are the top business challenges in the retail sector.

12/09/2014 - 5:23pm

Overall U.S. retail sales (excluding auto) are expected to grow 3%-4% in 2015 although a variety of challenges will continue to constrain the performance of several retailers and retail segments, according to a new Fitch Ratings report.

12/09/2014 - 12:40pm

Nearly half of CFOs expect the U.S. economy to improve during the next six months and only 9% expect it to worsen, according to the Grant Thornton LLP 2014 Fall CFO Survey.

12/09/2014 - 12:29pm

The Pantry Inc. beat Wall Street expectations with net income but missed on revenue in the fourth quarter of fiscal 2014. 

12/09/2014 - 12:23pm

Conn’s Inc. has named VP and chief accounting officer Mark Haley as interim CFO in the wake of the departure of former CFO Brian Taylor. The company also reported a net loss of $3.06 million in the third quarter of fiscal 2015, compared to net income of $24.38 million a year earlier, missing Wall Street expectations.