Today's Digital Daily
• Lisa Lockwood
• Kali Hays
• Crystal Tai
For cosmetics companies, beauty bloggers can mean big, big business.
Results were impacted by costs related to the brand’s March acquisition by TPG Capital and Leonard Green & Partners and merchandise issues.
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.”
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.
Comps also fall in the quarter.
If Black Friday weekend sales at brick-and-mortar stores were good, then online sales were even better.
Holiday sales for department store chain Karstadt helped reverse Arcandor Group’s recent losses in the first quarter.
July comps were positive.
Sales rose 3.8%.
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The company also said it was decreasing promotional event to protect brand equity.
The luxury group predicts its performance will see an upturn for the rest of the year.