July 27, 2015

Columbia Sportswear Company is expanding its new store concept.

July 27, 2015

Athletic brand Nike, which first rose to dominance with the ascent of longtime spokesperson Michael Jordan as an NBA superstar in the early 1990s, is maintaining its leading position with consumers.

July 17, 2015

Terdema L. Ussery II has joined Under Armour Inc. as president, global sports categories, effective Sept. 14, 2015.

July 17, 2015
ShopRunner has signed new partnership agreements with Alexis Bittar, Alice + Olivia, Bebe, Joie, Kooba and Lucky Brand.
July 15, 2015

A new survey reveals the favorite shopping destinations of millenial shoppers and what factors drive their purchases.

July 14, 2015

The chief executive of Guess is stepping down.

July 10, 2015

J.Crew Group, a company struggling to regain its mojo, is jumping into the value category.

July 9, 2015

Although the list of retailers reporting monthly sales has grown considerably slim over the past few years, a handful are still going public with the metric.

July 8, 2015

Luxury retail group LVMH has re-appointed AT&T as its global supplier for advanced communications services.

July 7, 2015

Nike Inc.'s largest location in India, in Bengalaru, places a special emphasis on the sport of running.

July 6, 2015

Let’s be clear about one thing: Paula Schneider is not changing the DNA of American Apparel. The apparel industry veteran, who took the reins of the troubled retail company in January 2015, is quite proud of the brand’s progressive spirit.

July 6, 2015

American Apparel on Monday announced it would close some stores as part of a $30 million cost-cutting initiative in its strategic turnaround plan.

July 2, 2015

Aeropostale Inc. is expanding in Asia through new licensing agreements in India and Indonesia.

June 26, 2015

A former Walgreens executive is heading to Lululemon Athletica.

June 24, 2015

Retail consulting firm McMillanDoolittle has posted an interesting blog on Gap Inc.’s ongoing efforts to turnaround its troubled namesake brand. Here is the full posting:

June 23, 2015

Kate Spade & Co. is naming Emilia Fabricant as executive VP, president of North America, effective June 29.

June 19, 2015

Aeropostale announced that its chief merchandiser, Executive VP Emilia Fabricant, is leaving the company. Effective immediately, the company's senior merchandising team will report to CEO Julian R. Geiger.

June 18, 2015

Women have a real investment hiding in their closets, according to a survey by Alliance Data’s Card Services business, which manages store-brand credit card programs for retailers.

June 17, 2015

The Legacy Place shopping center is opening an Eddie Bauer location on July 2.

June 11, 2015
New York — Chip Wilson, the controversial founder of Lululemon Athletic Inc., may well be on the verge of selling his stake in the company, according to numerous reports.    Lululemon, based in Vancouver,  British Columbia, filed a 20.1 million share offering with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, allowing Wilson and his wife to exit their roughly 14% stake. The couple's stake in the company was worth about $1.34 billion, Reuters reported.  
June 10, 2015

Lululemon Athletica Inc. struck a pose of profitability in the first quarter of fiscal 2015.

June 4, 2015

Same-store sales generally showed modest growth in May 2015, on the whole meeting Wall Street analyst expectations.

June 3, 2015

Guess Inc. beat Wall Street expectations with net earnings of $3.3 million in the first quarter of fiscal 2016, compared to a net loss of $2.1 million the same period a year earlier.

June 2, 2015

Vera Bradley, Inc. announced that Theresa Palermo has been named executive VP, CMO, effective June 22.