H&M sales have beaten expectations and is planning on expanding internationally. Jyrki Tervonen, chief financial officer, says that focusing on the customer is essential to the functioning of their business.» Read More
When the Orlando Magic unveil their new jersey tomorrow, they’ll try to make the announcement as "big" as possible. That’s good news to Doug Verb, who has developed a great niche in putting the world’s largest jerseys on huge inflatables.
My report last night about Nikes exiting the swim business came without the company's public confirmation. A few minutes ago, company spokesman Dean Stoyer confirmed the news in a statement:
Attention Wall Street: Add the precipitous slowdown in consumer spending to the list of worries and reasons to think a recession is underway or imminent.
Teens across the nation have spent their summer vacations battling high gas prices, competing for jobs in a weak part-time employment market, and making do with smaller contributions from cost-conscious parents, said Portfolio.com
It might be easier for Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver Chad Ochocinco to buy out his "C. Johnson" jerseys from Reebok, after all.
If the rule of endorsements includes staying away from the cover of Madden to avoid the jinx, it should now include getting paid to dunk (or should I say lick?) an Oreo.
The discount retailer on Monday announced the first price increase in its 26-year history, raising the cost of household items, food and other items by almost a penny.
Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver Chad Johnson legally changed his name to Chad Ochocinco (note that it’s one word). But “Ochocinco” might not appear on his jersey for the rest of the year? Here’s the deal.
The billion dollar business that is Fashion Week kicks off with its presentation of Spring 2009 lines. Check out the highlights!
Last night, Serena Williams won the U.S. Open title with a victory over Jelena Jankovic. With that, most Americans will now forget about watching tennis for another three months. But when women's tennis comes back in 2009, WTA CEO Larry Scott is changing up a whole lot of things.
Today, we were live from Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Mass., with Patriots owner Bob Kraft co-hosting the show. NFL commissioner Roger Goodell stopped by to talk about the state of the league.
This morning, his name started showing up on sports Web sites, including ESPN and Yahoo, as "Chad Ocho Cinco" and NFL commissioner Roger Goodell told me today that the league won't stand in his way.
To kick off New York Fashion Week, environmentally-conscious designers and the Sierra Club launched the Be EcoChic campaign with a runway show Thursday at the American Museum of Natural History. The campaign seeks to make eco-friendly fashion more attainable and raise the demand for green products by influencing public opinion through fashion.
As layoffs accelerate and job creation slows, it's no wonder that more Americans are worried about their job security.
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Yesterday, Kohl's and JC Penney reported August same store sales slightly better than expected. Today Wal-Mart, Target, Gap, American Eagle (reaffirms third quarter guidance), Pacific Sunwear all reported sales above expectations. However, department stores did not fare as well.
Mardy Fish will play Rafael Nadal in the quarterfinals of the U.S. Open Wednesday. On the surface, it's the story of the world's No. 1 against an American player whose having his greatest run at his hometown slam. But dig a little deeper and you'll find a more intriguing business story.
On Friday, I wrote about how I thought that elite college football players whose jerseys are being sold in school bookstores should get paid. Chris Olds of the Orlando Sentinel disagreed with me. So I wrote him to ask if he'd elaborate further -- and here's what he told me.
For years, the NCAA has turned a blind eye to the fact that its member institutions give the Nikes, Adidases and Under Armours of the world specific numbers that match up to their best players. Here's a list of the players who should be getting paid.
Computer maker Dell shares fell 13 percent Friday, as both earnings and margins fell short of Wall Street estimates.