Apparel & Accessories

05/31/2012 - 12:22

When Macy’s reported a 4.2% May same-store sales gain on Wednesday, ahead of the rest of the pack, analysts wondered whether that would set the tone for the rest of the department store players. It did — and it didn’t.

05/31/2012 - 11:22

William Ackman, founder and CEO of Pershing Square Capital Management, said that J.C. Penney Co. should start to see “real progress” in early 2013.

05/31/2012 - 10:10

Same-store sales at Costco’s U.S. stores increased 5% during the four week period ended May 27.

05/31/2012 - 10:07

Target reported a 4.4% increase in May same-store sales that was toward the upper end of a guidance range that called for a low-to-mid single-digit increase.

05/30/2012 - 16:32

Nicole by OPI is launching new fall shades of nail lacquer exclusively at Target this fall.

05/30/2012 - 15:40

Macy’s reported Wednesday that same-store sales for the month of May increased 4.2% compared with the previous year. Revenue rose 4.1% to $2.02 billion.

05/30/2012 - 11:42

A survey released Wednesday by Harris Interactive found that spending can be impacted by concern for the environment.

05/30/2012 - 10:08

PayPal has confirmed partnership with 15 national retailers, including JCPenney, American Eagle Outfitters, Toys“R”Us and Foot Locker, for its mobile wallet service.

05/30/2012 - 10:02

Toys“R”Us chairman and CEO Jerry Storch and Nordstrom Direct president Jamie Nordstrom are among the featured speakers at the Shop.org annual summit.

05/30/2012 - 09:58

Yankee Candle Company president and CEO Harlan Kent is the newest member of the specialty apparel retailer Rue21’s board of directors.