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Old Navy in Ascent at Art Peck’s Gap

The ceo’s roadmap also includes Gap and Banana Republic store closures and $500 million in expense cuts over three years.

clock September 7, 2017Evan Clark

Shoppers walk by the GAP store at a shopping mall in Peabody, Mass. Doris Fisher and her late husband Donald founded the Gap in San Francisco in 1969. Gap Inc. has grown to include Banana Republic and Old Navy brands, among others, and operates over 3,000 stores across the world. Fisher is 42nd on Forbes's 2012 400 listUS--Forbes List-Self-Made Women, Peabody, USA


Art Peck’s Plan for Gap Inc. Focuses on Old Navy, Athleta

The ceo’s roadmap also includes Gap and Banana Republic store closures and $500 million in expense cuts over three years.

clock September 6, 2017Evan Clark

Weddington Way's shop at Banana Republic on Grant Ave. in San Francisco.


Weddington Way Finds a Path to Banana Republic Stores

The digital brand delves deeper into the physical world.

clock July 3, 2017Sharon Edelson

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Moody’s Boosts Gap’s Outlook After Positive Quarter

The ratings firm said Gap’s outperformance, coupled with prudent financial policies, have things looking up for the retailer.

clock May 25, 2017Kali Hays

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Gap CEO Urged to Exit ‘Hyper-Partisan’ Business Lobby

Dozens of nonprofits signed a letter to Art Peck pushing for Gap to part ways with a Republican-backing, “anti-environmental” lobby.

clock April 24, 2017Kali Hays

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Art Peck’s Pay Tops $8.9M at Gap

The ceo’s total pay rose 45 percent last year as he pushed transformation at the specialty store company.

clock April 4, 2017Evan Clark

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Footfall: How Retailers Want to Get Store Traffic Back

Retailers are developing plans to draw shoppers back to their stores.

clock March 13, 2017Evan Clark



Gap Steadies; Art Peck Looks to Future

The specialty chain saw sales and profit increases last quarter and the ceo sees “significant market share opportunity.”

clock February 23, 2017Evan Clark

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Victoria’s Secret, Sephora Dubbed Digital Geniuses by L2

In L2’s annual report card of digital winners and losers among specialty retailers, Sephora, Victoria’s Secret, Old Navy, Ulta, Kate Spade, Coach and American Eagle were among the top.

clock July 22, 2016Maghan McDowell

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Weakness at Banana Republic Hits Gap Hard in March

The company’s stock plunged after its comp sales fell 6 percent last month, with a 14 percent drop at Banana Republic.

clock April 7, 2016Evan Clark

The exterior of a Gap store.


A Downsizing Gap Talks Turnaround Tactics

The overarching objective, according to the CEO, is to deliver "better and more consistent product, which has been the critical issue for us and our Achilles heel."

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Chinese shoppers peruse a Tagheuer display on Shanghai's Nanjing Road West.


China's Domestic Luxury Market Grows 20%, Outgrows Overseas Shopping

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