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City Sports in Chapter 11, Might Liquidate

The company will first try to find a buyer for the assets as a going concern.

Bebe Stores Inc.

Bebe in Reorganization Mode

Founder Manny Mashouf will help with the reorganization initiative.

Devalued Yuan Set to Tarnish Chinese Golden Week in U.K.

Spending by Chinese declined 2 percent in August.

Strong Dollar Hits H&M’s Profits in Third Quarter

The strong U.S. dollar dented the Swedish retailer’s profitability by inflating purchasing costs.

Holiday Workers Shifted to E-commerce

The increase in holiday online shopping is causing retailers to shift their seasonal workers to e-commerce.

Holiday Consumers Will Spend More to Get Free Shipping

A new survey by Pitney Bowes has determined that consumers like a shipping bargain.

Retail Apparel Prices Edge Up in August

Overall apparel prices gained 0.3 percent in August, building on an increase in July that ended three straight months of price declines in retail apparel prices.

Sales Rise at Specialty Stores and General Merchandisers in August

WASHINGTON — Consumers remained resilient in the face of the recent turmoil in the financial markets, picking up spending in August that contributed to modest retail sales gains last month, according to economists. Sales at specialty stores and general merchandise stores rose in August, while department stores posted another decline in sales, the U.S. Commerce […]

Bebe Trying to Win Back Wall Street

Bebe rang the opening bell at Nasdaq to highlight its expansion into China and try to win back Wall Street’s favor.