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Francesca’s Franki Brand for Tweens on a Growth Spurt

The year-old brand adapts adult styles for tween girls "where appropriate."

Tiger Capital’s Gail Glave on the Art of Liquidations

Beyond just putting up signs and accelerating markdowns, liquidations require analysis, a merchant's…

A Pared-down Francesca’s Resets for the Future

The specialty chain is making merchandise changes, targeting a wider customer base, and in talks with…

Francesca’s Gets Bankruptcy Sale Approved

The retailer got a Delaware bankruptcy court's approval for a sale that would help it emerge from bankruptcy…

Francesca’s Files for Bankruptcy, Eyes Sale

The retailer said late Thursday it plans to use the bankruptcy process to sell its core businesses.

Francesca’s to Close Stores, May File for Bankruptcy

Company shares fell more than 33 percent during Monday's trading session as a result.

Walmart Goes to Town With New Mixed-Use Concept

Retail behemoth's new retail format is squarely aimed at a higher-end consumer.

Francesca’s Stock Tanks on Warning of Further Sales Declines

The mall boutique said back-to-school has been "very challenging."

Stocks Higher as Nike’s Self-Lacing Shoe Gets Launch Date

Stocks are moving higher as Nike announces the launch of its self-lacing shoe and Wal-Mart pays out bonuses.

Francesca’s Names Steve Lawrence as Its New Chief Executive Officer

Francesca's names Steve Lawrence as its new chief executive officer.

Francesca’s Shares Jump as the Company Raises Guidance

The retailer crushed its second-quarter earnings by beating analysts' estimates and raising guidance, causing…

U.S. Stocks Lower as Tailored Brands Disappoints, but Christopher & Banks Delivers

Stocks are lower as Tailored Brands disappoints, but Christopher & Banks delivers a solid quarter.

Francesca’s Sales Increase, but Guidance Is Lowered

Francesca's beat its earnings estimates, but lowered guidance for the second quarter.

Rising Consumer Prices Take Down Stocks

Stocks fell as consumer prices rose rapidly in April, Francesca's ceo unexpectedly resigned and TJX Beat…

Stocks Lower as Nike Slips, While Francesca’s Steps Up

Stocks are lower as Nike disappoints investors with a revenue miss, while Francesca's delivers sales increase.