Millennials are still spending on apparel, but growth has slowed to just 4 percent last year.


NPD Study: Growth Slowing in Lead Category Drivers

Millennials, ath-leisure and e-commerce continue to drive apparel sales, but growth has slowed.

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Delta Galil Gets Sales Boost From Splendid, Seven Acquisitions

The first full year with the brands was a boon to Delta’s 2017 financial performance, and it plans keep up the momentum.

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Alden Global Makes $26M Bid for Bankrupt Aerosoles

This will make the second retail venture for the low-profile hedge fund.

clock February 20, 2018Kali Hays

A pedestrian walks past an advertisement for Rolex watches China.


Swiss Watch Exports Climb 12.6% in January

China overtook the U.S. as the industry’s second-largest market.

clock February 20, 2018Mimosa Spencer

Shoppers walk on two levels of the newly opened Westfield World Trade Center mall in New York. Fifteen years after the Sept. 11th attacks, downtown New York has been reborn, not just with the construction of One World Trade, but with a host of attractions both somber and vibrant, including the 9/11 Memorial and Museum, two retail malls, new hotels and restaurantsTravel Trip Sept. 11 New Downtown, New York, USA - 16 Aug 2016


Five Questions for Fourth-Quarter Earnings

Sales? Spending? Store closures? Taxes? Economic outlook? What to bear in mind as Walmart kicks off earnings season.

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Anastasia Soare


With Bids In, Anastasia Weighs Options for Company

The brow brand is expected to fetch a valuation of $2.5 billion to $3 billion or more.

clock February 16, 2018Evan Clark

Harry's limited-edition starter kit at Target.


Harry’s Taps Alliance Consumer as Minority Holder

The shaving company is looking to become a consumer products portfolio company.

clock February 15, 2018Evan Clark

A Sears store


Sears Projects Better Adjusted Bottom Line, Sales Declines

The improvement is due in part to the closure of unprofitable stores in 2017, and net profits are helped by a benefit from tax reform.

clock February 15, 2018Vicki M. Young

A container and brush of Super Full mascara by Avon sits on display in North Andover, Mass. Direct beauty products seller Avon Products said its third-quarter net income fell 81 percent, hurt by the stronger dollar and an impairment charge. The company also slashed its dividendEarns Avon, North Andover, USA


Avon’s New CEO Planning on ‘Significant Turnaround’ as 2017 Sales Slip

Cost-cutting is carrying on in the short-term, and Avon has decided to shut down in Australia.

clock February 15, 2018Kali Hays

The Fossil Q Venture.


Fossil Sees Boost From Wearables, but Doubts Linger

Fossil’s stock shot up with its smartwatch strength, but there’s still plenty of work ahead for the company.

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Apparel Retail Shopping Inched Up in January

Online shopping remained the biggest growth driver.

clock February 14, 2018Kali Hays

The Madison Reed Color Bar in New York.


Norwest Venture Partners Closes $1.5 Billion Fund

The firm is an investor in Madison Reed, and just exited PCA Skin.

clock February 14, 2018Allison Collins

A Myer store.


Myer CEO Steps Down From Struggling Australian Department Store

Richard Umbers’ abrupt departure follows less than a week after Australia’s largest department store chain issued its third profit downgrade this financial year.

clock February 14, 2018Patty Huntington



Fossil Stock Surges More Than 70 Percent as It Tops Projections

The watchmaker said its shift to wearables was starting to pay off.

clock February 13, 2018Evan Clark

Exclusive pictures of the Gucci Resort 2018 show in Florence


Kering Sees Continued Mileage in Gucci

Group ceo François-Henri Pinault expects another year of double-digit growth from the brand.

clock February 13, 2018Joelle Diderich

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