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Fitbit's new Alta activity tracker.

Fitbit Sales and Expenses Soar, Stock Tanks

The wearable tech firm’s sales jumped 50 percent in the first quarter, but spending on research took its toll.

Gildan has focused primarily on basic tops. Here, spring looks for men and women.

Gildan Acquires Alstyle, Reports First-Quarter Earnings

Gildan activewear announced it acquired Alstyle Apparel and reported first-quarter earnings that missed analyst estimates.

Macy's annual Flower Show.

Department Stores Facing an Uphill Battle

RBC Capital Markets analyst Brian Tunick believes department stores are facing an uphill battle, even as they go on the offensive to fight for market share.


Pacific Sunwear Path to Auction Cleared With Bid Procedures Approved

A bankruptcy judge Tuesday approved bidding procedures that will open the company up to an auction if multiple parties show interest in the retailer.

Traders at the New York Stock Exchange.

U.S. Stocks Lower as Kate Spade, Shopify and HSN Report Earnings

Stocks are lower as Kate Spade and Etsy delivered solid quarters, but HSN and Shopify disappointed investors.

Jessica Seinfeld, wearing a scarf from the collection she launched April 28 on HSN.

HSN Reports 15 Percent Drop in Profits on Sales Decline

HSN reports a drop in net sales and net income as digital sales take over.

Shopify said there are more mobile orders than desktop for its merchants.

Shopify Posts Wider Loss as Revenues Soar 95%

The company said there was a greater number of consumers placing orders using mobile devices.

Europe’s Stock Markets Decline

Retail and luxury stocks were uneven in morning trading on Wednesday.

Ace 16 Primeknit by Adidas

Adidas to Sell Golf Brands

The German sporting goods firm has put its TaylorMade, Adams and Ashworth brands on the block to focus on footwear and clothing.