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Bluer Than Indigo store in Portland.

Agave, Bluer Denim Founder Opens First Store

Jeff Shafer recently soft launched his first brick-and-mortar store, called Bluer Than Indigo, in Portland's Alberta Arts District.

An Ann Taylor store.

Ann Inc.’s Year Ahead: A Merger, Modest Sales Growth and Sharper Buying

The Ann Taylor, Loft and Loft outlet chains are all expected to deliver positive comps this quarter, while Ann Taylor outlets will remain negative.

Planet Blue

Planet Blue Dabbles on East Coast With Pop-Up

The Santa Monica, Calif.-based retailer is testing the waters on the East Coast.

A view of the Lou & Grey store.

Lou & Grey Sets Expansion Plan

Lou & Grey currently has seven stores, with locations in San Jose, Pasadena, Boston, Westport, Alpharetta and Raleigh.

An Ann Taylor store.

Ann Inc. Net Boosted by Lower Charges

Profits rose 162 percent in first quarter.

Frank & Oak Opens First U.S. Pop-Up in Boston

The company plans to open five more U.S. pop-up sites.

Seraphine in SoHo.

Seraphine Looks to Retail for Next Growth Phase

Seraphine, the stylish maternity line that’s won a steady fan following among celebrities and royalty alike, is looking to maintain its growth momentum via retail.

David Dyer

Chico’s CEO David Dyer to Retire

Dyer will become vice chairman upon his successor's appointment.

La Perla's redesigned Madison Avenue store. 

La Perla Redesigns Madison Avenue Store

Following its acquisition from Pacific Global Management in 2013, the intimates brand is opening stores, redesigning existing spaces and expanding into new categories.