As U.S. retailing consolidates, Starbucks sees adding 12,000 stores worldwide through 2021.
The Austin, Tex.-based jeweler could be valued at $1 billion or higher in the Jefferies-run process.
J. Crew Group is working to improve its business and moving to create a succession plan.
Sales for Avon’s third quarter dropped, but it is ahead of schedule with its restructuring plan.
Avon’s net sales were down 2 percent in the third quarter.
Lauder’s Tom Ford and Smashbox brands posted double-digit gains for the quarter, driven by lip products and specialty-multi, respectively.
The brow category was up 37 percent for the third quarter.
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.