April 29, 2015

Lumber Liquidators reported a first-quarter loss of $7.8 million and announced that its CFO is resigning as allegations over the quality of its flooring continues to affect the company.

 

April 29, 2015

Smart & Final Stores Inc. credited strong merchandising and marketing initiatives with the retailer's impressive jump in same store sales for the first quarter.

 

April 28, 2015

Winter storms and lower sales of its Elfa closet system led to decreased profit for the Container Store in the fourth quarter.

April 28, 2015

The CEO of Overstock.com says the majority of its sales are coming from mobile as the Internet retailer reported a $1.2 million decrease in profit for the first quarter.

April 28, 2015

Cost-conscious consumers are continuing to seek out bargains at Supervalu's stores, prompting the company's profit to soar 50% in the fourth quarter.

April 23, 2015

O’Reilly Automotive says it plans to build a new distribution center in Texas to help support its 205 new stores in 2015. 

April 23, 2015

Expansion plans are under way at surging Tractor Supply Co., which had a 5.7% increase in same store sales and a 19% increase in earnings in the first quarter.

April 14, 2015

Who hasn’t prematurely hit the send button on an email? However, when it happened to a JCPenney executive who disclosed first quarter same store sales to an analyst, it begs the larger question of why the pair were even having a conversation about sales with two weeks left in the quarter. 

April 10, 2015

Surging sales at Old Navy helped Gap Inc. offset sales declines at its namesake division and its Banana Republic stores in March. 

April 9, 2015

An early Easter helped Stein Mart post an impressive 7.9% boost in same store sales for the first quarter.

April 9, 2015

Pier 1 Imports Inc. suffered a big decline in profit in the fourth quarter and announced that it plans to close 100 stores as part of a three-year plan to "reduce occupancy costs."

April 8, 2015

Bed Bath & Beyond indicated in its fourth quarter earnings report that it may be joining Walmart and other retailers with plans to increase wages.

April 2, 2015

Despite bad publicity from a “60 Minutes” report alleging carcinogens in some of the hardwood it sells, Lumber Liquidators increased sales in the first quarter of 2015.

March 31, 2015

Books-A-Million continued to benefit from a spike in book sales and the popularity of Minecraft and Disney’s “Frozen” in the fourth quarter, as same store sales and profit increased. 

March 27, 2015

Trendy teen retailer American Apparel reported a deep decline in fourth quarter revenue, as the company grapples with a social media scandal and losses stemming from an investigation of its former CEO.

March 27, 2015

Restoration Hardware is in the middle of a strategy overhaul that may slow down revenue growth, but the retailer did post better-than-expected profits in the fourth quarter. 

March 24, 2015

Swedish retailer H&M, which has already made huge waves in the United States, is now eyeing even more global omnichannel expansion. 

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.