Aug 27- Teen apparel retailer Aeropostale Inc reported a loss for the 11th straight quarter as it discounted heavily to clear older inventory and closed many unprofitable stores. Aeropostale, like some other teen apparel retailers, has been losing customers to "fast-fashion" chains such as H&M, Forever 21 and Inditex's Zara and sportswear makers such as Nike...» Read More
American Apparel's business looking skimpy.
Aug 11- Struggling teen apparel retailer American Apparel Inc said it does not expect to have sufficient funds to run the company for the next 12 months and warned it may not be able raise additional capital. American Apparel said it was in talks with the lender- Capital One Business Credit Corp- to waive the non-compliance, but said there could be no guarantee of a...
Aug 11- Struggling teen apparel retailer American Apparel Inc said it does not expect to have sufficient funds for the next 12 months and that it may not be able raise additional capital. The company, which is being sued by founder and former CEO Dov Charney, said it could breach covenants related to a credit facility. American Apparel said it was in talks with the...
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LONDON, July 28- Next, Britain's second-largest clothing retailer, nudged up its annual sales and profit forecasts after beating its own guidance for first-half sales growth, boosted by warm weather in June and July. Shares in the firm, which trades from more than 500 shops in Britain and Ireland, about 200 mainly franchised stores overseas and the Directory...
LONDON, July 28- Next, Britain's second-largest clothing retailer, edged-up its annual sales and profit forecasts on Tuesday after beating its own guidance for first half sales growth. The firm, which trades from over 500 stores in Britain and Ireland and about 200, mainly franchised, overseas, as well as the Directory catalogue and internet business, said total...
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July 14- Apparel maker Guess Inc said on Tuesday that Victor Herrero would replace co-founder Paul Marciano as chief executive in August. U.S. apparel retailers such as Guess, Aeropostale Inc and Gap Inc, have been facing stiff competition from fast-fashion retailers including Inditex's Zara, as well as H&M and Forever 21.. The Los Angeles- based company, which...
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July 6- Struggling teen clothing retailer American Apparel Inc launched a restructuring plan to cut costs but warned it may not be enough to meet funding requirements in the next 12 months. American Apparel said there could be no guarantee that even after the restructuring it would have sufficient funds in the next 12 months unless it raised additional...