September 3, 2014

Wet Seal Inc. CEO John D. Goodman has resigned as CEO, less than two years after he joined the struggling teen retailer to turn around its business.

September 3, 2014

Wet Seal Chairperson Lynda Davey is resigning from her post, effective Oct. 1.

August 12, 2014

The Wet Seal Inc. is launching its new Wet Seal + Plus banner with 30 new stores opening Aug. 16.

May 27, 2014

Fashion retailer Wet Seal Inc. swung to a loss in its first quarter amid declining sales

March 10, 2014

The Wet Seal Inc. has appointed Deena Varshavskaya, Nancy Lublin and Adam Rothstein as new independent members of the company’s board of directors.

December 10, 2013

The Wet Seal announced a partnership with AwesomenessTV on reality series, "The Intern." AwesomenessTV, one of the most subscribed to video destinations for teens on YouTube, debuted the series on Nov. 25 and will air four weekly installments throughout the month of December.

October 16, 2013

The Wet Seal Inc. revising its financial guidance for the third quarter of fiscal 2013 ending November 2, 2013.

March 18, 2013

Chain Store Age's 49th annual SPECS store development conference officially kicked off on Monday morning at the Hilton Anatole in Dallas with two kinds of inspiration: Greg Buzek, president of IHL Group, introduced the Retail Orphan Initiative, and U.S. Navy Seal Scott Taylor presented Afterburner Black Ops, challenging the audience of retailers in design, construction, facilities, store planning and development to use Seal techniques to run their organizations.

February 12, 2013

The Wet Seal said that its SVP store operations Barbara Cook has resigned the company, effective Feb. 20.

January 7, 2013

The Wet Seal has named John D. Goodman to serve as its new CEO, with his appointment effective Jan. 7.

October 10, 2012

Wet Seal Inc. said it has named Clinton Group nominee Lynda Davey as chairman of the board.

October 5, 2012

The chairman of The Wet Seal and three other directors have stepped down from its board, replaced by four nominees of the Clinton Group.

September 17, 2012

The Clinton Group Inc., a 7% shareholder in Wet Seal, made a formal request to replace most of the retailer’s current board of directors.

July 24, 2012

One day after releasing its CEO, teen retailer Wet Seal confirmed it is in talks with major shareholder Clinton Group regarding a potential sale of the company.

July 23, 2012

Wet Seal said it has fired CEO Susan McGalla, effectively immediately, citing “financial performance of the chain” as the sole reason for her termination.

July 12, 2012

A report released by the New York Times said that three ex-managers of Wet Seal have filed a federal race discrimination lawsuit, claiming bias against African-American employees.

November 17, 2011

The Wet Seal reported that net income for the third quarter rose to $3.7 million, from $2.6 million a year earlier.

August 19, 2011

The Wet Seal reported Thursday that net income for the quarter ended July 30 rose to $2.2 million from $1.6 million.

May 19, 2011

The Wet Seal reported Thursday that net income for the quarter ended April 30 rose to $8 million, compared with $3.1 million a year earlier.

January 12, 2011

Specialty apparel retailer Wet Seal announced that it has entered into an employment contract with Susan McGalla to serve as its new CEO through Aug. 8, 2014.

June 27, 2010

The Wet Seal has opened of Blink, a denim-focused pop-up store, at The Galleria at...

January 28, 2009

Wet Seal Inc. said Wednesday it has eliminated 41 management and corporate jobs beginning in fiscal 2009....

July 31, 2008

The Wet Seal Thursday company named Maria Comfort president and chief merchandise officer for its...

September 11, 2007

Foothill Ranch, Calif., ...