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Chico’s FAS Loses $360 Million in 2020

E-commerce and lingerie brand Soma continue to be bright spots. But not enough to offset losses.

clock March 2, 2021Kellie Ell

The Power Weighted Vest

Hats, Gloves and More

Former Chico’s Exec Creates Weighted Workout Vest

Shelagh Stoneham’s Power Weighted Workout Vest is more streamlined and sold in a variety of sizes.

clock January 28, 2021Jean E. Palmieri


Chico’s FAS Launches Same-day Delivery

Same-day delivery is a service that more and more retailers are providing through partnerships.

clock December 8, 2020David Moin

Working Mother Media has released its top companies for Executive Women survey results.


Working Mother Media Names Top 75 Companies for Executive Women

Among the fashion, beauty and jewelry companies that made the top 75 list are L’Oréal, Unilever, Chico’s, The Estée Lauder Cos., Gap, Inc., Kendra Scott and VF Corp.

clock December 1, 2020Lisa Lockwood



Chico’s FAS’s Digital and Innerwear Businesses Continue to Be Company Standouts

But the retailer is still registering losses from its other brands.

clock November 24, 2020Kellie Ell

Cosabella Lingerie


Lingerie Brands Give Back During Breast Cancer Awareness Month

During the month of October, intimates apparel firms find creative ways to join the fight against breast cancer.

clock October 1, 2020Kellie Ell



Chico’s Diversity Efforts Focus on Women Over 40

The apparel and accessories business is among a handful of brands, including Knix and ThirdLove, to use older women in its marketing efforts.

clock September 3, 2020Kellie Ell

Victoria's Secret


Victoria’s Secret’s Next Move

The lingerie brand’s parent company is soaring on Wall Street. But will consumers embrace the new Angels?

clock September 1, 2020Kellie Ell

Soma Intimates lingerie


Chico’s FAS Registers $46.8 Million Loss in Most Recent Quarter

But Wall Street was satisfied with the firm’s growing e-commerce businesses.

clock August 26, 2020Kellie Ell

Chico's store


Chico’s FAS Canada Files for Bankruptcy

The retailer will close four Chico’s and six White House Black Market stores, but the e-commerce businesses will remain operational in Canada.

clock July 31, 2020Kellie Ell

White House Black Market


Chico’s FAS Reinstating Full Executive Pay With Smaller, Leaner Leadership Team

All associates who were not furloughed during the coronavirus pandemic will once again receive full pay, starting July 5.

clock June 25, 2020Kellie Ell

at-home try-on


At-home Fit Technology Is Helping Some Retailers Survive the Coronavirus

But companies and brands have one chance to get it right — or risk permanently losing customers.

clock June 25, 2020Kellie Ell



Chico’s FAS Loses $178 Million During Coronavirus Shutdown

The retailer is slowly reopening its store fleet.

clock June 10, 2020Kellie Ell


Chico’s FAS Names Molly Langenstein CEO; Triggers Headcount Reduction

Langenstein succeeds Bonnie Brooks, who shifts to executive chair.

clock April 29, 2020David Moin

Bonnie BrooksParsons Fashion Benefit Honoring Bonnie Brooks and Proenza Schouler, New York, USA - 22 May 2013


Bonnie Brooks of Chico’s FAS Talks Managing Business Through COVID-19

The specialty retailer has temporarily closed all 1,300-plus stores and furloughed most of its workers.

clock April 28, 2020David Moin

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clock March 4, 2021Tiffany Ap

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