Urban Outfitters

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Retail Relief in First-Quarter Comp Sales

Retail showed signs of a continued turn in the first quarter, with years of grinding change paying off with the help of a strong consumer.

clock June 4, 2018Evan Clark



Afterpay Installment Service Lands in U.S.

The Australian company is starting off in the U.S. with a slate of retailers, including Urban Outfitters.

clock May 23, 2018Evan Clark

A view of the US clothing corporaton Urban Outfitters store logo sign in Munich, GermanyBrands in Munich, Germany - 11 Mar 2017


Urban Outfitters Sales Jump, Profits Triple

The specialty retailer saw comparable sales gains of 10 percent for the first quarter.

clock May 22, 2018Evan Clark

The Urban Outfitters Paris store.

Fashion Scoops

Urban Outfitters’ CEO Pay Comparsion

The ceo’s salary weighs in at $1 a year, but his total compensation still comes in well ahead of the company’s median pay.

clock April 2, 2018Evan Clark

The Urban Outfitters Paris store.


Urban Outfitters’ Profits Halved Despite Moderate 2017 Sales Growth

Sales at Urban Outfitters grew last year, but not by enough to cover some hefty expenses.

clock March 6, 2018Kali Hays

The Urban Outfitters Paris store.

Fashion Features

Urban Outfitters Lands in Paris

The chain’s first French store is located on Rue de Rivoli, opposite landmark Paris department store La Samaritaine.

clock February 22, 2018Katya Foreman

Models wearing Sean John's new capsule collection featuring Basquiat.

Fashion Scoops

Sean John’s Jeff Tweedy Thinks Basquiat’s SAMO Message Still Resonates

A capsule collection featuring the famed young artist is only one of the collaborations Sean John is planning.

clock February 16, 2018Kali Hays

Dr. Scholl's Urban Outfitters

Fashion Scoops

Dr. Scholl’s, Urban Outfitters Pair for Sandal Collection

The collection with the retailer keeps the footwear firm on a steady roll of collaborations.

clock February 9, 2018Kari Hamanaka

Deck of Scarlet palette.

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Deck of Scarlet Adds Distribution in Urban Outfitters

Urban Outfitters reached out to Deck of Scarlet on Instagram.

clock December 27, 2017Faye Brookman

Urban Outfitters shop store sign, London, UKShop fronts and buildings, UK - 2016


Sexual Harassment Claims Against Urban Outfitters Headed to Trial

The trendy retailer failed to escape most of a former employee’s harassment lawsuit stemming from two disturbing customer encounters.

clock December 19, 2017Kali Hays

Urban Outfitters Store in Milan


Urban Outfitters Opens First Italian Store in Milan

The 14,000-square-foot shop occupies a former H&M store on central Corso Vittorio Emanuele.

clock December 14, 2017Alessandra Turra

Street Style, Arrival for AcneStreet Style, Day 5, Autum Winter 2017, Paris Fashion Week, France - 04 Mar 2017


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

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

clock December 11, 2017Kali Hays

From Ariana Grande's DWT x UO collection.

Fashion Scoops

Exclusive: Ariana Grande, Urban Outfitters Unveil ‘Dangerous Woman’ Merch

The collection features previously unreleased merchandise from Grande’s Dangerous Woman Tour and era.

clock December 7, 2017Alexa Tietjen

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Forever 21 Cites Dozens of Brands in Fight Over Gucci Stripes

The chain is relying on the sale of striped items by everyone from Balenciaga to J. Crew to undermine Gucci’s trademarks.

clock November 29, 2017Kali Hays

Urban Outfitters shop store sign, London, UKShop fronts and buildings, UK - 2016


Urban Outfitters’ Richard Hayne Sees Return of Fashion

The ceo said Urban is showing some positive momentum after a year of shrinking sales and profits.

clock November 20, 2017Kali Hays

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