Trading in shares of Gap Inc. was briefly halted this morning after someone let slip the retailer’s February sales results before their intended release this afternoon.
The company’s total comparable-store sales rose 3 percent for the month. Global comps for the Gap brand rose 2 percent, while Old Navy’s increased rose 6 percent. Banana Republic’s global comps fell 5 percent.
A Stella McCartney sketch of a custom dress made from protein-based silk in partnership with biotech lab Bolt Threads. The dress will be displayed at The Museum of Modern Art's upcoming design exhibition, "Items: Is Fashion Modern?"