February 24, 2015

Expense from a pension settlement and higher selling, general and administrative (SG&A) costs drove Havertys into the red for the fourth quarter of fiscal 2014.

February 17, 2015

Global fashion retailer Bonprix is bringing its marketing activities to the cloud. Bonprix, which is part of Otto Group, is rolling out applications from the Teradata Integrated Marketing Cloud.

February 11, 2015

Specialty discount apparel retailer Citi Trends Inc. reported some encouraging trends in terms of sales for fiscal and full year 2014.

February 10, 2015

Urban Outfitters Inc. beat Wall Street expectations with its sales for the fourth quarter and full fiscal year 2014.

February 9, 2015

Gap Inc. raised its annual profit guidance based on its fourth-quarter sales and reduced taxes.

February 6, 2015

Consumers appear to have been feeling a seasonal hangover after what some analysts have called a relatively strong 2014 holiday season.

January 29, 2015

Cost of sales did not grow in pace with revenue growth during the first quarter of fiscal 2015 at MarineMax Inc., resulting in a higher gross profit that helped produce net income of $214,000.

January 29, 2015

In what could be a preview of Sunday’s Super Bowl performance, Patriots fans have been outselling Seahawks fans overall in the month of January by 258%.

January 20, 2015

The Michaels Companies Inc. had plenty to smile about during the 2014 holiday season.

January 14, 2015

GameStop Corp. reported declining total and same-store sales for the nine-week holiday 2014 period, despite solid growth in new software sales.

January 12, 2015

Tiffany's holiday sales dipped 1% and the luxury jewelry retailer cut its full-year profit outlook. CEO Michael Kowalski said that sales in the Americas fell slightly during November and December, while sales in Japan remained soft.

January 9, 2015

Gap Inc. should be happy to greet this year’s holiday season, based on its performance in the just-concluded 2014 holiday season.

January 8, 2015

Aeropostale did not deliver strong holiday sales in 2014.

December 23, 2014

“Super Saturday,” the Saturday before Christmas (Dec. 20), was not quite super for retailers expecting a sales bonanza. 

December 12, 2014

The Sherwin-Williams Co. is predicting healthy sales growth for this year and next year. 

December 10, 2014

Costco Wholesale Corp. beat Wall Street expectations for net income and sales during the first quarter of fiscal 2015. 

December 9, 2014

The Pantry Inc. beat Wall Street expectations with net income but missed on revenue in the fourth quarter of fiscal 2014. 

December 5, 2014

Genesco Inc. announced that James S. Gulmi, senior VP and CFO, will retire at the end of its current fiscal year.  He will be succeeded as CFO by Mimi E. Vaughn, the company's current senior VP —strategy and shared services.

December 5, 2014

Omnichannel is increasing the reach retailers have to their customers, but also increasing customer expectations. According to a survey of marketing decision-makers in omnichannel consumer products organizations from SAP, 86% of respondents agree that omnichannel has meant that customer and consumer expectations of the organization have increased.

December 4, 2014

Express Inc. topped Wall Street expectations with net income of $14.6 million during the third quarter of fiscal 2014, a 24% decline from $19.3 million the same quarter the previous year. Increased buying and occupancy costs contributed to the decline in profits.

December 2, 2014

In-store sales were down from Thanksgiving Day through Black Friday, but the culprit may have been early holiday shopping more than lackluster consumer interest.

November 26, 2014

 DSW Inc. exceeded Wall Street expectations for net income and sales in the third quarter of fiscal 2014.

November 26, 2014
New York - A sophisticated marketing mix—one that includes social media, mobile and digital campaigns—is crucial in today’s fragmented retail environment. Twitter be can be especially helpful in targeting customers, according to one industry expert.  
November 25, 2014

DSW Inc. exceeded Wall Street expectations for net income and sales in the third quarter of fiscal 2014.