NEW YORK — A quartet of specialty retailers Tuesday reported sizzling June sales, with some even boosting their second-quarter forecasts.
Chico’s FAS and Pacific Sunwear posted double-digit comparable-store sales gains for June, up 15 percent and 10.5 percent, respectively. Charming Shoppes saw June comps rise 5 percent. Citing brisk sales of full-priced merchandise, J. Jill Group said it estimates earnings to run well ahead of Wall Street’s forecasts.
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