September 4, 2015

Gap Inc.’s sales slump continued in August across all its brands with one notable exception.

August 27, 2015

Gap Inc. is the latest retailer to say it will cease the practice of assigning store employees on-call shifts with little advance notice.

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 20, 2015

Gap reported net income of $219 million, down 51% from $332 million in the same quarter the prior fiscal year.

August 11, 2015

Gap Inc. is still searching for its turnaround.

July 30, 2015

7-Eleven Inc. is taking its business to Vietnam.

July 24, 2015

Gap Inc. is supporting front-end omnichannel retail operations with back-end seamless inventory capabilities.

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.

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 16, 2015

Gap stores have failed to keep up with the fashion tastes of millennial shoppers, according to the Washington Post.

June 15, 2015

Gap estimates an annualized sales loss of about $300 million associated with the store closures and a one-time cost of up to $160 million.

June 4, 2015

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

June 2, 2015

True Religion Apparel Inc. has named John Ermatinger CEO, effective immediately. Current CEO David Conn is stepping down.

May 22, 2015

Gap Inc. posted an 8% decline in its first-quarter profit amid currency fluctuations, merchandise delays from the West Coast ports slowdown, and sluggish sales at its namesake and Banana Republic stores.

May 19, 2015

American Eagle Outfitters Inc. continues its global expansion with new license agreements in South Korea with SK Networks Co. Ltd.; in Singapore with Trendz 360 Pte. Ltd.; and in Greece with Notos Com Holdings S.A.

May 12, 2015

Gap Inc. reported disappointing sales for April and the first quarter, hurt by fluctuations in foreign currency exchange and sliding sales at its namesake and Banana Republic divisions.

May 6, 2015

Global Brands Group has named former Ann Taylor and May Company executive Adrienne Lazarus as CEO of The Frye Company, one of the holding company’s premier brands.

April 21, 2015

HSN, Inc. has appointed John Aylward as executive VP and chief marketing officer for HSN, an operating division of the $3.6 billion interactive multichannel retailer.

April 21, 2015

New York and Los Angeles may be the largest U.S. markets in terms of apparel sales, but online and smaller markets such as Orlando, Florida, and Washington, D.C., are the top markets driving both growth rate and dollar volume increases for the industry, according to global information company The NPD Group.

April 10, 2015

Strong same-store sales growth at Old Navy helped drive a 1% increase in net sales at Gap Inc. to $1.53 billion in March 2015, compared with net sales of $1.51 billion for the same month the previous year.

March 9, 2015

Gap Inc., Petco Animal Supplies, Levi Strauss are the only U.S. retail brands to be recognized by the Ethisphere Institute as a 2015 World’s Most Ethical Company.

March 3, 2015

For Los Angeles-based fashion retailer Forever 21, the journey from a single location on Figueroa Street in L.A. in 1984 to more than 680 global locations today has been transformative.

February 27, 2015

Gap Inc. is looking to add a little pink magic to its product design — and is bringing back a company veteran to do it.