03/12/2015 - 12:33pm

Positive traffic and conversion rates helped Kirkland’s Inc. increase net income during the fourth quarter of fiscal 2014 26% to $15.6 million, from $12.3 million in the year-earlier period. Net sales increased 14.5% to $178.7 million, from $156.1 million.

03/12/2015 - 12:21pm

Dollar General Corp. is not sitting back while rivals Family Dollar and Dollar Tree prepare to merge. Following its failed bid to acquire Family Dollar, Dollar General has accelerated its expansion plans for 2015.

03/12/2015 - 12:13pm

Men’s Wearhouse reported a loss of $35.9 million for the fourth quarter, compared with a loss of $30.5 million in the year-ago period, weighed down by costs related to its June 2014 acquisition of Jos. A. Banks.

03/12/2015 - 12:06pm

A variety of pretax items, including network intrusion expenses and a lease termination, helped limit fourth quarter net earnings growth at Genesco Inc. to a level below company expectations

03/12/2015 - 12:02pm

Stein Mart Inc. had a generally successful fourth quarter of fiscal 2014 and plans to open 11 new stores, close two stores and relocate one store during fiscal 2015.

03/11/2015 - 5:14pm

Increased sales at its Famous Footwear division and the sale of its shoes.com online site, helped boost Brown Shoe Company’ profit in the fourth quarter.

03/11/2015 - 5:09pm

Sephora has achieved an eight-times faster growth rate with its digital gifting revenue since deploying a prepaid commerce solution from CashStar.

03/11/2015 - 12:03pm

Expenses, primarily related to incremental marketing activities, helped decrease profits at Express Inc. during the fourth quarter of fiscal 2014.

03/11/2015 - 11:44am

Alibaba Holding Group Inc. is reportedly considering a cash investment in Indian e-commerce platform Snapdeal.