Fashion

New Report Highlights House of Fraser’s Mounting Debt to Brands

clock August 17, 2018Fiona Ma

Fashion

Debenhams to Cut Jobs Amidst Restructuring

clock August 17, 2018Natalie Theodosi

Fashion

Saks Fifth Avenue Supports American Fashion

clock August 17, 2018Jessica Iredale

Financial

Walmart storeWalmart store, Clarkston, Washington, USA - 11 Jun 2018

Financial

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.

clock August 17, 2018WWD Staff

A Dillard's storefront.

Financial

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.

clock August 16, 2018Kathryn Hopkins

The JD.com headquarters.

Financial

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.

clock August 16, 2018Vicki M. Young

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

Financial

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

Financial

Retail’s Second Quarter: Spending Up, Tariffs Loom

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

clock August 15, 2018Evan Clark

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

Financial

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.

clock August 14, 2018Evan Clark

Perry Ellis Men's Fall 2018

Financial

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.

clock August 14, 2018Vicki M. Young

North Face store

Financial

VF’s Split: Steven Rendle, Scott Roe on the Jeans Spin-off

Mergers and acquisitions will remain a top priority at VF Corp. even after the planned tax-free spin-off is completed.

clock August 14, 2018Vicki M. Young

Wrangler jeans.

Financial

VF Corp. Spinning Off Jeans Business

The tax-free transaction will also see the core VF trimmed down and based in Denver.

clock August 13, 2018Evan Clark

A look from the Wrangler 70th anniversary collection.

Financial

VF Exploring Jeans Sale?

Wrangler and Lee could be spun off or sold, according to a published report.

clock August 10, 2018Evan Clark and Vicki M. Young

Canada Goose jacket

Financial

Canada Goose’s Summer Heats Up

The company’s first-quarter sales rose 59 percent, although losses widened on spending for more growth.

clock August 9, 2018Evan Clark

HONG KONG, HONG KONG - JULY 23:  Victoria's Secret Angels Martha Hunt (L) and Josephine Skriver pose for photographs to promote the launch of Victoria's Secret Hong Kong Flagship Store in Jardine's Bazaar, Causeway Bay, on July 23, 2018 in Hong Kong, Hong Kong. (Photo by Nicky Loh/Getty Images for Victoria's Secret)

Financial

Victoria’s Secret Connects Online, but Not in Stores

The lingerie retailer saw 22 percent comp growth online in the second quarter, but it wasn’t enough to drive an increase.

clock August 9, 2018Evan Clark

The special Adidas shop at Tsum in Moscow for the World Cup

Financial

Adidas Q2 Sales Rise 10% on World Cup Momentum

The company said it sold 10 million soccer balls and dominated social media during the World Cup.

clock August 9, 2018Mimosa Spencer

Charms with Disney images by Pandora

Financial

Pandora CEO Resigns; Struggling Jeweler Cuts 400 Jobs

Charms, the company’s most important products, are not selling as expected.

clock August 9, 2018Mimosa Spencer

Rolex is one of the high-end watch brands most often seen by luxury pawnbrokers, along with Audemars Piguet and Patek Philippe.

Financial

Cashing in on Luxury: Pawnbrokers Develop New Market

Rings and diamonds; handbags and accessories, and high-end watches are among the top-three categories most frequently taken to luxury pawnbrokers by consumers seeking quick cash.

clock August 9, 2018Micaela Marini Higgs

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clock August 17, 2018Fiona Ma

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