Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed without permission.Mandatory Credit: Photo by Mark Lennihan/AP/REX/Shutterstock (6222347a)A Macy's sign is illuminated on a store marquis, in New YorkMacys, New York, USA - 17 Sep 2016


Department Stores Muddle Toward Holiday

Third-quarter updates from Nordstrom, Macy’s, Kohl’s and Dillard’s show some signs of hope and more change for department stores.

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Kohl’s Sales Inch Up, Profits Slip During Q3

Back-to-school and post-hurricane sales boosted the retailer’s sales.

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Wal-Mart's Holiday Helpers will be more present in stores this year.


A Day After Halloween, a Blitz of Christmas Deals

Treasure Trucks, in-store events and, of course, discounts will be fixtures for Amazon, Wal-Mart and others this holiday season.

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YBF Beauty to Enter Kohl’s

New line adds to retailer’s growing emphasis on beauty.

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Happy Holidays and Woe to Department Stores

Forecasts call for holiday sales gains of 3 to 4 percent or higher, but not for the traditional mall anchors.

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J.C. Penney cut prices to clear slow-moving goods in the third quarter.


J.C. Penney Warning Spooks Investors, Retail Slips

The retailer liquidated slow-moving apparel in the third quarter, boosting sales, but hitting the bottom line.

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J.C. Penney Profit Warning Hits Retail

The retailer liquidated slow moving apparel in the third quarter, boosting sales, but hitting the bottom line.

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Michelle Gass Seen as Steady Hand for Kohl’s

Gass will become ceo when Kevin Mansell retires as president, ceo and chairman in May.

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Michelle Gass Named CEO-elect at Kohl’s

Kevin Mansell to retire as president, ceo and chairman in May.

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Kohl’s Taking Amazon Returns After In-Store Display Deal

The arrangement is being positioned as one offering convenience and an in-store shopping experience to different types of shoppers.

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Cargo's  limited-edition collection inspired by Star Wars: The Last Jedi.

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Cargo’s Latest Destination; Themed Capsule Selection Goes Intergalactic

Kohl’s to launch the limited-edition collection in October with a full-force effort.

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Kohl’s Becomes Latest Retailer to Join Forces With Amazon

The retailer will be dedicating thousands of square feet to showcase Amazon’s string of smart devices.

clock September 6, 2017Kali Hays

Men cover the entrance of a room with wooden boards in San Juan, Puerto Rico, 5 September 2017. Puerto Rico is taking measures ahead of the passage of Hurricane Irma, which is on the verge of impacting the Caribbean Lesser Antilles as it reached the maximum level of category 5.Puerto Rico takes measures ahead of Irma's Hurricane passsage, San Juan - 05 Sep 2017


Hurricane Irma Threatens to Outstrip Harvey in Retail Impact

The storm could provide a one-two punch following Harvey.

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A man walks through floodwaters in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey in Houston, Texas, USA, 29 August 2017. Hurricane Harvey made landfall on the south coast of Texas as a major hurricane category 4. The last time a major hurricane of this size hit the United States was in 2005.Hurricane Harvey aftermath, Houston, USA - 29 Aug 2017


What Fashion and Retail Industries Are Doing to Help Hurricane Harvey Victims

While the apparel and retail industries have been severely challenged, they gave generously to help those impacted by Hurricane Harvey.

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Which Fashion, Beauty and Retail Players Saw Sales Grow the Most?

The winners and losers of second-quarter earnings, according to WWD.

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