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Urban Outfitters Posts Record Q2 Sales

Free People led the way, followed by Urban Outfitters and the Anthropologie Group.

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Buoyed by Strong Results, Kohl’s Pumping Up Apparel

Activewear propels strong apparel sales, while a deal has been inked with Nine West.

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A J. Jill storefront.

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J. Jill Shares Slip Despite Q2 Earnings Beat

Ceo Linda Heasley said there is a list of initiatives soon to be implemented at the retailer.

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Millennials Love a Bargain, Driving Up Sales at T.J. Maxx Owner

The retailer beat analysts’ expectations for comparable sales in the second quarter.

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Kohl’s Reports Strong Quarter

Solid performance across all categories boosted the retailer.

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Swiss Watch Exports Rise 6.6% in July

Brisk business in Asia and bimetal timepieces spurred sales growth in the month.

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Farfetch IPO Highlights Strength of Marketplace Model

The listing could value the company at up to $5 billion, retail analysts say.

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Farfetch Files for IPO

Details of the price and number of shares remain vague.

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Strong Economic Indicators Bear Fruit for Walmart

The retail giant proved it was still possible for stores to connect with a 4.5 percent comparable sales rise.

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A Dillard's storefront.

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Dillard’s Inc. Posts Second-Quarter Loss

The Little Rock, Ark.-based company reported a net loss of $2.9 million for the 13 weeks ended Aug. 4.

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The JD.com headquarters.

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JD.com Shares Slip Slightly on Q2 EPS Miss

The company said its annual active customer accounts rose by 21.5 percent for the 12 months ended June 30.

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Shoppers enter the Kate Spade Madison Avenue store, in New York. Law enforcement officials say fashion designer Kate Spade has been found dead in her apartment in an apparent suicideKate Spade Death, New York, USA - 05 Jun 2018

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Strong Retail Sales Fail to Cheer Investors

Markets remained jittery over Turkey’s currency crisis.

clock August 15, 2018Kathryn Hopkins

A worker pushes shopping carts in front of a Wal-Mart store in La Habra, Calif. Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is forming a partnership with China's largest online direct retailer, giving JD.com ownership of its Yihaodian marketplace platform assets, including the brand, website and appWal Mart Stores JDcom, La Habra, USA

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Retail’s Second Quarter: Spending Up, Tariffs Loom

Wall Street continues to see value retailers as a safe bet for the future.

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Kmart chairman Edward Lampert listens during a news conference to announce the merger of Kmart and Sears in New York . Kmart is acquiring Sears, one of the most venerable names in U.S. retailing, in a surprise $11 billion deal that will create the nation's third-largest retailerKMART SEARS MERGER, NEW YORK, USA

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Edward Lampert Exploring Sears Real Estate Deal

The Sears investor and executive also submitted a $470 million offer to buy Kenmore and the firm’s home improvement services business.

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Perry Ellis Special Committee Ends Randa Talks

The current plan is to proceed with a $437 million deal with George Feldenkreis to take the company private.

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