Studies show that shoppers are both ready to spend for the holidays and holding off because of the election.
The retailer's Carolee division will operate the newly acquired label.
There Will Be Pie, Lots of Pie
The company reported stable net sales Tuesday, at $16.5 billion.
The firm’s sales were pushed upward by numbers from Coach, Abercrombie & Fitch and Hollister.
October’s Golden Week holiday showed improvement, though.