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  • May 26- Teen apparel retailer Abercrombie& Fitch Co's sales fell for the 13th straight quarter as customer traffic to its stores dropped, mainly in markets outside the United States. Abercrombie's revenue fell 3.4 percent to $685.5 million in the quarter ended April 30, missing the average analyst estimate of $710.3 million, according to Thomson Reuters...

  • May 26- Teen apparel retailer Abercrombie& Fitch Co's quarterly sales fell for the 13th straight quarter as traffic to its stores dropped, mainly in markets outside the United States. The company, whose brands include Hollister and abercrombie kids, said revenue fell 3.4 percent to $685.5 million in the first quarter ended April 30. However, the net loss...

  • Shoppers carry bags while walking through the Cherry Creek Shopping Center in Denver.

    After a dismal week for retail earnings, Dana Telsey, CEO of Telsey Advisory Group, says consumers are spending money on experiences, not things.

  • NEW YORK, May 24- Chico's FAS Inc is headed for a proxy fight with shareholder Barington Capital, as the women's apparel retailer resists the activist hedge fund's push to put two nominees on the company's board. Barington nominated its chairman and chief executive, James Mitarotonda, and industry veteran Janet Grove, who served as vice chairman of department...

  • General view of Under Armour gloves as players huddle

    CNBC’s Dominic Chu reports the latest on Under Armour’s deal with UCLA, which is said to be worth $280 million.

  • May 24- Barington Capital said on Tuesday it nominated two directors to the board of Chico's FAS Inc, launching a proxy fight over expenses at the women's apparel retailer. The activist investor has nominated its Chairman and Chief Executive James Mitarotonda and industry veteran Janet Grove, who served as vice chairman of department store operator Macy's...

  • May 24- Barington Capital said on Tuesday it nominated two directors to the board of Chico's FAS Inc, launching a proxy fight over expenses at the women's apparel retailer. The activist investor has nominated its Chairman and Chief Executive James Mitarotonda and industry veteran Janet Grove, who served as vice chairman of department store operator Macy's...

  • Citi recommends foot locker

    Kate McShane, Citi Managing Director, discusses her buy rating on Foot Locker despite earnings missing expectations.

  • Air Jordans

    Christopher Hall recognizes a good market opportunity. He wants to be to sneaker lovers what Bill Ackman is to shareholders.

  • Top cities for retail stores

    Diana Olick reports the latest in the retail real estate market and how it’s leading global expansion.

  • Gap closing 75 stores, reports mix earnings

    The clothing retailer says it will shut down 53 Old Navy stores in Japan, along with 22 Banana Republic locations.

  • Retailers face 'double-edged sword': Pro

    Matthew Boss, JPMorgan Chase, discusses Gap's cost-cutting efforts as sales slump and retailers search for ways to cut costs. Department stores need to evolve and it's not going to happen overnight, says Boss.

  • Gap open to selling merchandise on Amazon

    CNBC's Landon Dowdy reports Gap will close 75 stores, mostly Old Navy locations in Japan and may consider the option of distribution on e-commerce giant Amazon, this as the company's credit rating is downgraded to junk status.

  • May 19- Apparel retailer Gap Inc said on Thursday it would shut 75 Old Navy and Banana Republic stores globally as the retailer tries to recover from five straight quarters of falling sales. The store closures will include 53 Old Navy outlets in Japan, the company said in a statement. While sales of the company's Banana Republic and Gap brands have been falling for...

  • Cramer's Mad Dash: American Eagle soars

    Jim Cramer explains what to watch ahead of the open, including American Eagle because they really are in a "groove."

  • Workers sew clothing at the Esquel Group garment factory at the Vietnam-Singapore Industrial Park in Thuan An, Binh Duong province, Vietnam, in June 2014.

    Marjorie Yang and Dee Poon agree on most things at the Esquel Group, including - importantly - the best way to button a shirt.

  •  Relay race, keeping up, competition

    Athletic apparel has outpaced the retail space for five years, but Dick's and Foot Locker are notable exceptions, Estimize reports.

  • 'Scary' Target outlook

    Paul Trussell, Deutsche Bank analyst, and Stacey Widlitz, SW Retail Advisors President, discuss Target, consumer spending and retail earnings.

  • Reinventing retail

    As consumer preferences for how to shop for clothes shift, retail startups are renting apparel or offering clothing marketplaces for users to buy and sell their unwanted pieces. CNBC's Courtney Reagan takes a look at these businesses reinventing retail.

  • LeBron James' Nike endorsement deal could be worth $1B

    The NBA superstar's lifetime endorsement deal marks the largest agreement in Nike history.