August 26, 2015

Efforts to change its merchandising and branding paid dividends at Abercrombie & Fitch Co., which reported smaller net loss and revenue decline than expected in the second quarter of fiscal 2015.

August 25, 2015

Two of the nation’s largest athletic brands are teaming up.

August 25, 2015

Coming soon: a theatrical spin on the drama surrounding American Apparel and its controversial founder and ousted CEO Dov Charney.

August 25, 2015

It’s not only middle-aged women that like to browse retail stores.

August 24, 2015

Loft and Express are the strongest online players in contemporary apparel, with less promotional activity and strong assortments, according to a report analyzing key contemporary players and year-over-year changes by fashion trendsetting and analysis firm WGSN.

August 21, 2015

Michael Leedy, chief marketing officer of American Eagle Outfitters Inc., will step down from his position effective Sept. 15, 2015. 

August 20, 2015

The Buckle Inc. beat Wall Street expectations for profit in the second quarter of fiscal 2015.

August 20, 2015

Nordstrom Inc. is entering the haute couture space with the introduction of SPACE, a new shop curated by Olivia Kim, director of creative projects. SPACE will offer products from emerging and advanced designers.

August 20, 2015

Neiman Marcus Group is giving customers a unique perspective in the dressing room. According to VentureBeat, three Neiman Marcus stores in Dallas, San Francisco and Walnut Creek, California are piloting the MemoryMirror solution from Palo Alto-based startup Memomi.

August 18, 2015

Dick’s Sporting Goods Inc. is partnering with two top brands to open specialty stores-within-a-store at select Dick’s locations.

August 18, 2015

See slideshows of Nike's Seattle location and Strack and Van Til, in Munster, Indiana.

August 14, 2015

Nike has made over its Seattle flagship with a more contemporary look and technology that help customers select running shoes that are the perfect match for their feet and gait.

August 13, 2015

Finally some good news in the department store sector.

August 13, 2015

Target Corp. is reaching out to fashionistas with a splashly — and digital-savvy — insert in the most important issue of the world’s most influential fashion magazine.

August 7, 2015

According to the Associated Press, Abercrombie will end its requirement for employees in New York stores to be available for short-notice shifts by the end of the year.

August 5, 2015

Nike has given its Seattle flagship a makeover that includes technology to help customers select running shoes that are the perfect match for their feet and gait.

August 5, 2015

The nation’s premier luxury department store company wants to return to the public arena, and use proceeds from the offering to repay some of its debt and invest in technology, among other things.

August 3, 2015

A Rockport veteran is returning to head up the company he left more than 30 years ago.

July 31, 2015

Adidas is taking its act on the road and letting shoppers get up close and personal with its high-tech footwear.

July 30, 2015

Saks Fifth Avenue is going to open a freestanding store dedicated to a hot category.

July 30, 2015

Skechers USA Inc., which recently passed Adidas to become the number two athletic footwear brand in the United States, is on the fast track.

July 29, 2015

No matter how popular a company’s products might be, if they can’t reach consumers they won’t sell.

July 27, 2015

Nordstrom and J. Crew Group are expanding a merchandising partnership.

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.