U.S. Apparel retailers are preparing for the newest European threat as Ireland-based Primark opens its first U.S. store in Boston's Downtown Crossing District in the former Filene’s location. Primark sells low-priced, fast-fashion apparel aimed at 35-year-olds and younger with new deliveries every day. CNBC's Courtney Reagan takes a look at what U.S. retail has to contend with.
Dorothy Lakner, senior retail analyst & managing director at Topeka Capital Markets, explains why the fitness-clothing retailer is an attractive bet.
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The departure of maverick founder Takao Yasuda has unnerved investors in Japanese retailer Don Quijote, the Financial Times reports.
Gap to end on-call scheduling by September.
The recent stock market rout and currency devaluation have dealt a blow to China's luxury market, the New York Times reports.
This ensemble is on track to be named the most controversial Halloween costume of 2015.
CNBC's Courtney Reagan takes a look at whether the turnaround plan at Gap is working.
This small business uses the newest knitting tech to crank out its apparel.
CNBC's Courtney Reagan takes a look at the changes taking place in the way American consumers are spending their money with clothing showing the biggest decline in years.
Brands are stepping up apparel functionality to meet public demand. At the same time, women still want fashionable items.
Wal-Mart Stores reported quarterly earnings that fell short of analysts' expectations on Tuesday, and the retailer cut its full-year guidance.
Jan Kniffen, J. Rogers Kniffen CEO, shares his outlook on the retail sector as lower gas prices put more money in the pockets of consumers.
Amazon is experimenting with how far it can push white-collar workers, to get them to achieve its ever-expanding ambitions, The NY Times reports.
Upstart online retailer jet.com appeared to be suffering some website trouble early Saturday.
Shares of Kohl's dipped nearly 9 percent on Thursday after the retailer reported an earnings miss and posted a sharp profit decline.
American Apparel's business looking skimpy.
An estimated 27 percent of US public high schools will not have any sports by the year 2020 if current trends continue, reports one group.
British singer Jane Birkin wants her name taken off the crocodile-skin versions of the iconic Birkin bag.
TJX buys Australian off-price retailer Trade Secret for $80 million.