In a speech, Ellison said the retailer’s Penney’s weaknesses include assortment planning, supply chain efficiency, customer analytics, and e-commerce
Aéropostale Inc. is expanding its home-goods offerings of decorative pillows, wall decor and lighting with a licensing deal with textiles company Himatsingka America.
Trends and Analysis
Holiday 2015 sales will beat the ten year average but fall short of last year.
The DAX in Frankfurt led the upswing in mid-morning trading on Friday.
Designer and Luxury
The week left some buyers underwhelmed, with Vêtements and Valentino among highlights.
Brands like Shinola and Kit & Ace are using their brick and mortar stores to provide community-driven brand storytelling.
Mass and Off-Price
The Uniqlo parent said that it expects fiscal 2016 net profit growth to slow to 4.5 percent and sales growth to slow to 13 percent.
Jean-Baptiste Grosdidier succeeds Laurent Leblond in the role.
Nordstrom will begin selling Madewell products in 15 doors and online.
Direct, Internet and Catalogue
Glamsquad raised fresh funds to help fuel its expansion.
Marketing and Consumer Behavior
According to a natural beauty study released Thursday, nearly 60 percent say they scour labels before purchase.