March 20, 2015

Deep holiday discounts and the West Coast port dispute hurt profits at New York & Company Inc. during the fourth quarter.

March 20, 2015

Cost-cutting efforts ongoing at Toys “R” Us Inc. didn’t stop the retailer from reporting a profit in the fourth quarter.

March 20, 2015

A strengthening dollar hurt Tiffany & Co. a lot more than Wall Street was expecting in the fourth quarter, as the upscale jeweler reported a surprising sales decline.

March 18, 2015

A shift toward online sales is one reason why J. Crew Group Inc. says it lost $30.6 million in the fourth quarter.

March 16, 2015

Barnes & Noble is trying to generate excitement around its struggling Nook products with a giveaway tied to social media.

March 13, 2015

Aeropostale Inc. says it is considering as many as 75 stores despite reporting a smaller profit loss in the fourth quarter. 

March 13, 2015

The turnaround at Citi Trends seems nearly complete and now the urban fashion retailer is making some major executive moves just as it reported impressive fourth quarter results.

March 11, 2015

Increased marketing costs failed to deliver fourth quarter same store sales growth at Express and also took a toll on the specialty retailer’s profitability.

March 4, 2015

American Eagle Outfitters reported better-than-expected revenue for the fourth quarter, as an improved assortment and fewer discounts drove sales. 

March 4, 2015

Amid an $8.7 billion pending sale to an investment firm, PetSmart reported fourth quarter profit and revenue that exceeded Wall Street’s expectations.

March 4, 2015

E-commerce home furnishings company Wayfair continues to lose money, but not as much as analysts had expected. 

February 25, 2015

It’s no wonder Macy’s is pouring $1 billion into opening off-price stores when you look at the financial results TJX Co. reported for the fourth quarter. 

February 24, 2015

Office Depot posted a larger profit in the fourth quarter, but the retailer says currency pressures, market challenges and its tentative merger with Staples could negatively affect sales in 2015. 

February 19, 2015

Increased traffic and better than expected same store sales growth at U.S. stores were bright spots in the retailer’s fourth quarter earnings CEO Doug McMillon characterized as good despite a one cent increase in earnings per share. 

February 18, 2015

British supermarket giant Tesco has named John Allan as chairman, ending a four-month search after Richard Broadbent resigned amid an accounting scandal. 

February 12, 2015

GNC Holdings Inc. is looking to 2015 as a year of expansion. The retailer plans to open 125 total net new domestic and retail segment locations, and has plans for more.

February 9, 2015

Gap Inc. is raising its profit guidance based on its fourth-quarter sales and reduced taxes. 

February 6, 2015

Bebe stores CEO Jim Wiggett credited a compelling merchandise assortment with helping to drive the company’s success in the second quarter.

February 5, 2015

Sally Beauty Holdings reported decreased profits for the first quarter, but the company’s just-named CEO says new marketing programs will be paying off soon.

February 4, 2015

Costco’s same store sales flat-lined in January, disappointing many analysts who had expected a 1.2% increase.

February 2, 2015

Stanley Black & Decker and Newell Rubbermaid reported modest but steady growth in the fourth quarter, results that position both companies on solid ground going forward.

January 29, 2015

Amazon’s Prime membership seemed to be the golden ticket to stronger sales for the e-commerce giant in the fourth quarter. 

January 16, 2015

Home Depot’s CEO Craig Menear will take over as chairman of the board when Frank Blake retires Feb. 2. 

December 29, 2014

Walgreens is poised to start 2015 off with a bang, as the company has nearly finalized its mega-deal with Alliance Boots.