Accessories News


Outside a Gap store in Japan.

Report: Gap Brand Faces Uphill Climb

Gap Inc.’s new management might find the task of turning around its namesake brand more formidable than it expected.

Weekly Sales Slow Slightly in Easter’s Aftermath

On a sequential basis, sales dropped 0.1 percent.

A look from Frederick's of Hollywood.

Frederick’s of Hollywood in Bankruptcy Court Again

The latest filing on Sunday is its second tour in Chapter 11 proceedings.

Wal-Mart Restructures Management Positions

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is eliminating a layer of in-store management, part of efforts to simplify operations at the world’s largest retailer.


InTurn Attracts High-Profile Investors

The new platform has attracted some high-profile industry investors — Ken Seiff, founder of Bluefly, and Silas Chou, who backed the Michael Kors and Tommy Hilfiger businesses.

Retail Apparel Prices Rise in March

The overall CPI was also up last month.

RetailNext Secures $125 Million in New Funding

Round brings total raised since 2007 to $184 million.

H&M Sales Gain 10% in March

The Swedish retailer logged a slower pace than in previous months.

Weekly Sales Log Second Best Gain of Year

Year-on-year gain of 3.8 percent balanced by 1 percent sequential rise.