Today's Digital Daily
• Allison Collins
• Joelle Diderich
• Bridget Foley
For cosmetics companies, beauty bloggers can mean big, big business.
Holiday sales for department store chain Karstadt helped reverse Arcandor Group’s recent losses in the first quarter.
NEW YORK — When the folks at Ralph Lauren announced in September that they would tour college campuses in a blazing red 18-wheeler truck, they said it was a two-sided adventure: On one side, a romantic take on hitting the road, Jack Kerouac and all…
No-nonsense bons mots are legendary in the technology and operations halls at David Yurman, the luxury jewelry brand.
NEW YORK — Sparked by 9 percent topline growth at HSN, among other gains logged by five of its six interactive operating units, USA Networks slashed its pro forma, fourth-quarter net loss to $34 million, or 8 cents a share, from a…
NEW YORK — In the midst of a $240 million effort to buy Italy’s GFT SpA, first quarter earnings and sales at Plaid Clothing Group were down sharply.A report sent to Plaid bondholders and filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission, said…
Ullman cites more ‘value’ for creditors.
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.
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.”
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…
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…
NEW YORK — Leading off the earnings season for specialty stores, youth-oriented Charlotte Russe Holdings and Bebe Inc. Thursday saw their profits go in opposite directions even as both warned that uncertainty in the retail environment,…
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…