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  • Retailers love your phone on Black Friday Thursday, 26 Nov 2015 | 9:00 AM ET

    Brands are beginning to rely more heavily on digital advertising through mobile to bring people to their stores.

  • Asia's female role models, not runway models Thursday, 26 Nov 2015 | 12:29 AM ET

    American designer Carrie Hammer made her mark at Shanghai Fashion Week with the models she used on the runway.

  • Your first trade for Friday Wednesday, 25 Nov 2015 | 6:14 PM ET

    The "Fast Money" traders give their final trades of the day.

  • Asia's new shopping hotspots (and must-have products) Wednesday, 25 Nov 2015 | 6:10 PM ET
    Taipei 101.

    Asia's luxury shoppers are switching their allegiances from long-time favorites Hong Kong and Singapore, and it's not just for a change of scenery.

  • Nike, JC Penney win in holiday shopping: Analysts Wednesday, 25 Nov 2015 | 12:36 PM ET

    Analysts say retailers are facing a lack of innovation and challenges from ecommerce and online sales this holiday season.

  • Some retailers may be forced to open Thanksgiving Wednesday, 25 Nov 2015 | 12:08 PM ET
    Customers walk by an advertisement for Thanksgiving Day hours at an American Eagle store in San Francisco.

    With more than 38 million consumers expected to shop on Thanksgiving, more small businesses are slated to be open.

  • Holiday shopping.... taking it to the mall Wednesday, 25 Nov 2015 | 8:47 AM ET
    Holiday shopping.... taking it to the mall

    Bill Taubman, Taubman Centers Chief Operating Officer, provides his outlook on mall traffic this holiday season amid increased security concerns.

  • Sleep in on Black Friday or join the party? Tuesday, 24 Nov 2015 | 1:54 PM ET
    Eager Retailers Greet Crowds Of Shoppers On 'Black Friday'

    Black Friday will bring the most deals of the year, but not necessarily the best, TODAY reports.

  • Consumers healthy but retailers need change: Expert Monday, 23 Nov 2015 | 7:32 AM ET
    Consumers healthy but retailers need change: Expert

    It's going to be great for the consumer, says Steve Sadove, former Saks chairman & CEO, and former NRF chairman, sharing his outlook on the holiday shopping season.

  • Your first trade for Monday Friday, 20 Nov 2015 | 5:49 PM ET

    The "Fast Money" traders give their final trades of the day.

  • Nov 20- Abercrombie& Fitch Co's quarterly same-store sales fell less than expected and its profit more than doubled as the teen apparel retailer boosted gross margin by offering fewer promotions and controlling costs. The company's shares surged 17 percent to $22.80 in early trading on Friday. The company hired top designers from brands such as Ralph Lauren...

  • Nov 20- Abercrombie& Fitch Co's third-quarter same-store sales fell less than expected and its profit more than doubled as the teen apparel retailer boost gross margin by offering fewer promotions and controlling costs. Abercrombie& Fitch's adjusted gross profit rate improved by 120 basis points to 63.4 percent in the third quarter ended Oct 31.

  • Nov 20- Teen apparel retailer Abercrombie& Fitch Co said its quarterly profit more than doubled as gross margin improved due to fewer promotion and cost cuts. Net income attributable to the company rose to $41.9 million, or 60 cents per share, in the third quarter ended Oct. 31, from $18.2 million, or 25 cents per share, a year earlier. The company's revenue fell to...

  • UPDATE 1-Foot Locker's profit, sales beat estimates Friday, 20 Nov 2015 | 7:09 AM ET

    Nov 20- Footwear retailer Foot Locker Inc reported better-than-expected quarterly profit and sales, helped by strong demand for basketball and running shoes. Foot Locker is one of the biggest footwear retailers in the U.S and its performance is an indicator of demand for Nike Inc and Under Armour Inc products. Foot Locker's net income fell to $80 million, or 57...

  • Footwear retailer Foot Locker's sales rise 3.6 pct Friday, 20 Nov 2015 | 6:51 AM ET

    Nov 20- Footwear retailer Foot Locker Inc reported a 3.6 percent rise in quarterly sales, helped by strong demand for its new basketball and running shoes. The company's net income fell to $80 million, or 57 cents per share, in the third quarter ended Oct. 31 from $120 million, or 82 cents per share, a year earlier. Revenue rose to $1.79 billion from $1.73 billion.

  • Nike's share buyback indicates confidence: Morningstar Thursday, 19 Nov 2015 | 10:22 PM ET
    Nike's share buyback indicates confidence: Morningstar

    Nike's $12 billion share buybacks is a sign that it is confident of strong future cash flows, says Paul Swinand, equity analyst for retail at Morningstar.

  • Nov 19- Apparel retailer Gap Inc cut its 2015 profit forecast, hurt by a strong dollar and weak sales at its Banana Republic and Gap brands but Chief Executive Arthur Peck said the brands would see a material improvement in spring. Gap cut its 2015 adjusted profit forecast to $2.38- $2.42 per share from $2.75- $2.80. Net income fell to $248 million, or 61 cents per share,...

  • Gap cuts full-year profit forecast as dollar weighs Thursday, 19 Nov 2015 | 4:17 PM ET

    Nov 19- Apparel retailer Gap Inc cut its 2015 profit forecast, hurt by a strong dollar and weak sales at its Banana Republic and Gap brands. Net income fell to $248 million, or 61 cents per share, in the third quarter ended Oct. 31, from $351 million, or 80 cents per share, a year earlier. Gap's Old Navy line, however, has been a bright spot for the company, attracting customers...

  • Sector pressure holding Nike back: Analyst Thursday, 19 Nov 2015 | 4:00 PM ET
    Sector pressure holding Nike back: Analyst

    BB&T Capital Markets analyst Corinna Freedman applauds Nike's dividend boost and $12 billion share repurchase program.

  • Nike announces $12B buyback, dividend hike Thursday, 19 Nov 2015 | 4:00 PM ET
    Nike announces $5B buyback, dividend hike

    CNBC's Dom Chu reports on Nike's dividend boost and $12B share repurchase program.