Consumers are shopping based on price, and they’re relying on influencers to get information before they buy.
The activist is seeking to replace two board members with nominees of its own.
Kate Spade missed Wall Street’s first-quarter estimates for both earnings and sales.
For fashion brands, opportunities on Amazon include core replenishment product, testing product and using the platform as a digital outlet to clear out inventory.
Gymboree is on Fitch’s list of issuers with significant risk of default.
Personalization, loyalty cards and great service were cited as opportunities to create customer loyalty.
Bleser is the former chairman of Global Corporate Banking at J.P. Morgan Chase & Co.
Millennials get inspired by social media, which then encourages research online before they decide to buy.
Citi Trends said an activist’s proposed strategy indicates a lack of understanding of the retail business.
Brands that rose in the ranks this year were Adidas, Lululemon and Patagonia.