Apparel & Accessories

05/29/2012 - 16:56

Apparel retailer Avenue Stores announced it has begun the process to close 96 stores over the next three months.

05/29/2012 - 12:36

Neiman Marcus is rebranding its contemporary departments within each of the 42 Neiman Marcus stores as Cusp shop-in-shops.

05/29/2012 - 11:59

Consumer confidence in May rose to the highest level since October 2007, according to the Thomson Reuters/University of Michigan final index of consumer sentiment.

05/29/2012 - 10:27

Neiman Marcus reported total revenues of $1.06 billion for the third quarter compared with $983.8 million in the prior year.

05/29/2012 - 10:16

Talbots said Friday that Sycamore Partners had walked away from negotiations over a proposed $215 million buyout of the retailer.

05/29/2012 - 09:43

Ann Inc. announced that it will open two stores in Toronto, in fall 2012, marking the apparel retailer’s first foray outside the United States

05/24/2012 - 15:41

Sears Canada announced that on May 25 it will unveil its new, refreshed store concept in four Ontario locations: Barrie, Belleville, Newmarket and at the Lime Ridge mall in Hamilton.

05/24/2012 - 10:26

Costco reported net sales of $21.85 billion for the third quarter, an 8% increase over sales of $20.19 billion for the same period last year.

05/23/2012 - 15:27

Sears is encouraging customer feedback for the products it sells by offering shoppers the chance to vote for their favorite participating charity every time they post a product review.

05/23/2012 - 11:55

Macy's is offering customers in China access to an assortment of its highly regarded private brand merchandise through a Macy's section on, a newly established China-based online retailer of in-season luxury and fashion brands operated by VIPStore Co., Ltd.