Today's Digital Daily
• David Moin
• Joelle Diderich and Katya Foreman
• Joelle Diderich
For cosmetics companies, beauty bloggers can mean big, big business.
Strategic investment in product, marketing, digital content and infrastructure dented the bottom line over the past year.
The company said November comps rose 6 percent.
No-nonsense bons mots are legendary in the technology and operations halls at David Yurman, the luxury jewelry brand.
Holiday sales for department store chain Karstadt helped reverse Arcandor Group’s recent losses in the first quarter.
Ullman cites more ‘value’ for creditors.
Second-quarter profits at Parlux Fragrances Inc. fell 44.3 percent to $2 million, or 10 cents a diluted share, from $3.6 million, or 18 cents a share, in the prior year, which included earnings from discontinued operations related to the Perry Ellis…
Comps also fall in the quarter.
July comps were positive.
Sales rose 3.8%.
The jobs front still presented a mixed picture in March: those who said jobs are “plentiful” rose, as did those who said jobs were “hard to get.”
Results were impacted by costs related to the brand’s March acquisition by TPG Capital and Leonard Green & Partners and merchandise issues.
If Black Friday weekend sales at brick-and-mortar stores were good, then online sales were even better.
NEW YORK — Two Pennsylvania-based Outfitters had drastically different second-quarter results as one fulfilled its fashion fantasies and the other owned up to merchandising miscues.
Philadelphia-based Urban Outfitters Inc. said…
WASHINGTON — Wholesale prices for domestically produced women’s apparel showed some signs of strength in October, with an uptick of 0.7 percent, but continued to decline on an annual basis, the Labor Department reported Friday in its…