April 1, 2014

Claire's Stores said its CEO, James D. Fielding, has resigned.

November 1, 2013

Claire's Stores has entered into a partnership with Dylan's Candy Bar, the world's largest confectionary emporium and lifestyle brand, whereby Claire’s will sell an edited selection of Dylan’s candies.

September 6, 2013

Claire's Stores announced its recent entry into three new countries — Philippines, Costa Rica and Colombia — as well as new license agreements for Brazil, Scandinavia and the Balkans.

April 23, 2013
Icing, a division of Claire’s Stores, is being re-branded with a new store design, new logo and updated imagery, Women’s Wear Daily reported.
February 12, 2013

Claire’s Stores announced that Sam’s Club EVP and chief merchandising officer Linda Hefner Filler has been named president of Claire’s North America, effective March 1.

February 8, 2013

Claire's Stores announced that Dina Keenan has been appointed global SVP and chief marketing officer, effectively immediately.

December 12, 2012

Claire's Stores announced the recent opening of company-owned-and-operated Claire's stores in Italy and Luxembourg, bringing the retailer’s European presence to 15 countries.

December 6, 2012

Claire's Stores Inc. announced the recent opening of the first Claire's stores in China, in DaNing Life Hub in Shanghai.

October 17, 2012

Claire's Stores announced the opening of the first Claire's store in El Salvador.

October 10, 2012

PepsiCo is rolling out its Pepsi Interactive Vending machine pilot program -- allowing consumers to buy, gift and play games with PepsiCo beverages – at five General Growth Properties’ malls.

Columbiana Centre (Columbia, S.C.), Clackamas Town Center (Happy Valley, Ore.), Oglethorpe Mall (Savannah, Ga.), Oakwood Mall (Eau Claire, Wis.) and Park City Center (Lancaster, Pa.) will feature the interactive vending equipment with full touch-screen technology.

June 11, 2012

Claire's Stores announced that its COO James G. Conroy has departed the company, effective immediately.

March 22, 2012

Claire's Stores reported that net income for the quarter ended Jan. 28 rose to $39.5 million, from $21 million in the year-ago period.

January 6, 2012

Claire’s Stores announced that Eugene S. Kahn has resigned.

April 21, 2011

Teen retailer Claire's Stores provided some hope that discretionary spending is improving by reporting net sales of $421.9 million for the fiscal 2010 fourth quarter, an increase of $11.2 million, or 2.7% compared with the fiscal 2009 fourth quarter.

January 4, 2011

Claire's Stores announced the appointment of Jay Friedman as President of the North American Division, reporting to Gene Kahn, CEO effective immediately.

December 28, 2008

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July 21, 2008

In a study of more than 540 nationwide companies that ranked the most-competitive retailers, Publix...

February 10, 2008

Claire's Stores Monday announced that J. Per Brodin has been appointed as senior VP and...

December 13, 2007

Pembroke Pines, Fla., ...

June 30, 2007

Retailers generally held...