Today's Digital Daily
• Kali Hays
• Evan Clark
• Alessandra Turra
For cosmetics companies, beauty bloggers can mean big, big business.
Comps also fall in the quarter.
July comps were positive.
If Black Friday weekend sales at brick-and-mortar stores were good, then online sales were even better.
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.
Sales rose 3.8%.
The company said November comps rose 6 percent.
Strategic investment in product, marketing, digital content and infrastructure dented the bottom line over the past year.
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.
PARIS — The French Bourse responded favorably to L’Oréal’s first-half earnings results, which beat many analysts’ expectations more than twofold. The beauty giant’s stock closed Thursday at $74.01, up 5.8…
Ullman cites more ‘value’ for creditors.
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…
NEW YORK — Sales growth has decelerated for most specialty store chains since the second half of last year, but that didn’t stop most from logging profit increases in the first quarter.
Among seven midsize chains reporting earnings this…