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Gap store in Greenwich Village, NYC

Gap Inc. Ties One On in Times Square

Gap and Old Navy are taking big stakes in Manhattan's Times Square with two flagship stores expected to open early in 2017.

Les Copains

Les Copains Initiates American Retail Push

The Italian brand is expanding its retail presence in the U.S. as well as its partnership with Saks Fifth Avenue.


LACAUSA Line to Open First Storefront in Silver Lake

A steady stream of walk-ins wound their way into LACAUSA's new Silver Lake store earlier this week only to have owner Rebecca Grenell kindly tell them she's not yet open for business.

Inside a Justice store.

B-t-s Warfare: Justice Dropping Prices 40%

Ascena's Justice chain is endeavoring to restore profitability by cutting prices, curtailing promoting and rethinking the merchandise mix.

Nic & Zoe

Nic + Zoe Adopts a Retail Strategy

Nic + Zoe, a women's brand rooted in the founder's passion for art, travel, texture, patterns, colors and knits, has found another inspiration: retail.

Wildfox, store, Malibu

Wildfox CEO Talks Retail Growth, Category Expansion

The company recently opened a second store, in the Malibu Country Mart, and last week opened its first shops-in-shop concept at the Nordstrom in the Westfield Topanga mall.

A COS store In Milan.

& Other Stories, COS To Share Former H&M On Fifth Avenue

H&M shuttered a store at 505 Fifth Avenue and 42nd Street, but is holding on to the lease, possibly to install another one of its retail concepts.

Elyse Walker

Elyse Walker ‘Perfexts’ Business Empire

ThePerfext is steadily growing, and introduced cashmere for resort and holiday.

Dov Charney

Dov Charney Back in Court With Defamation Lawsuit Against American Apparel

Charney is suing the struggling Los Angeles-based firm and former board member David Danziger for defamation among other complaints.