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  • Express Inc ends deal talks with Sycamore Partners Tuesday, 20 Jan 2015 | 8:21 AM ET

    Jan 20- Apparel retailer Express Inc said it terminated talks to be bought by private equity firm Sycamore Partners, its largest shareholder. The company said talks ended due to the "unavailability of financing on commercially acceptable terms". Express's shares were down nearly 12 percent at $12.75 in premarket trading on Tuesday.

  • Jan 16- Wet Seal Inc filed for bankruptcy protection late on Thursday, a week after the struggling apparel retailer laid off 3,700 employees and closed 338 stores. Wet Seal, which reported slowing year-on-year sales growth for the past five quarters, warned last month that it may seek to restructure under provisions of the U.S. Wet Seal sells apparel and...

  • Retailer Wet Seal files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy Friday, 16 Jan 2015 | 12:03 AM ET

    Jan 16- Wet Seal Inc filed for bankruptcy protection late on Thursday, a week after the struggling apparel retailer laid off 3,700 employees and closed 338 stores. The company listed assets of $10 million to $50 million and liabilities of $100 million to $50 million, according to the filing. Wet Seal sells apparel and accessories for teen girls and young women...

  • Jenny Craig: We can help you keep that resolution Saturday, 10 Jan 2015 | 9:00 AM ET
    Kirstie Alley for Jenny Craig

    The CEO of Jenny Craig says his company's program gets results, one of the reason celebrities swear by its services.

  • NCAA champ series: Big ratings, cheaper tickets Friday, 9 Jan 2015 | 1:30 PM ET
    The Ohio State Buckeyes play against the Oregon Ducks.

    Despite high anticipation, the new college football playoff means tickets to the championship may be cheaper than years past.

  • Jan 8- U.S. teen apparel retailers American Eagle Outfitters Inc and Aeropostale Inc said business in the holiday shopping quarter was better than they had expected as margins improved due to fewer discounts. American Eagle raised its fourth-quarter profit forecast and Aeropostale said it expected a smaller loss for the same period. Aeropostale's shares...

  • Jan 8- Teen apparel retailers American Eagle Outfitters Inc and Aeropostale Inc said business in the holiday shopping quarter was better than they had expected as margins improved due to fewer discounts. Aeropostale said it still expected to report a quarterly loss, but less than it had forecast. Aeropostale's shares were up 19 percent at $2.69 in early...

  • 5 retailers raise guidance, sales looking better Thursday, 8 Jan 2015 | 10:09 AM ET
    An Aeropostale store

    Lower gas prices and better employment numbers could have been factors in better guidance from retailers.

  • Jan 8- Teen apparel retailers American Eagle Outfitters Inc and Aeropostale Inc raised their estimates for the holiday shopping quarter as margins improved due to fewer discounts. Aeropostale said it still expected to report a loss, but less than it had forecast. American Eagle's shares were up 2.5 percent at $15 premarket, while Aeropostale's were up 7.5...

  • LONDON, Jan 8- Delivery problems at its online business meant Marks& Spencer fell well short of Christmas sales forecasts, raising fresh questions about Chief Executive Marc Bolland's turnaround strategy for Britain's biggest clothing retailer. The 131- year-old company, a mainstay of Britain's shopping streets, said on Thursday sales of general...

  • LONDON, Jan 8- Marks& Spencer missed Christmas sales forecasts, hit by delivery problems at its online business and raising fresh questions about chief executive Marc Bolland's turnaround strategy for Britain's biggest clothing retailer. The 131- year-old mainstay of Britain's shopping streets said on Wednesday same-store sales of general merchandise,...

  • Teen fashion retailers are going out of style Wednesday, 7 Jan 2015 | 6:40 PM ET
    A Deb Shop in Westland, Michigan

    Deb Shops, the once popular teen fashion retailer, won court approval on Wednesday to begin going-out-of-business sales for nearly 300 stores.

  • UPDATE 1-Wet Seal lays off 3,700 as it closes 338 stores Wednesday, 7 Jan 2015 | 10:04 AM ET

    Jan 7- Struggling apparel retailer Wet Seal Inc said it laid off about 3,700 full- and part-time employees on Wednesday as it went ahead with the closure of 338 stores. The closed stores accounted for almost half of Wet Seal's net sales of about $317 million in the nine months to Nov. 1. The closures will result in pre-tax charges of $5.4 million- $6.4 million, Wet Seal...

  • Wet Seal lays off 3,700 as it closes 338 stores Wednesday, 7 Jan 2015 | 9:26 AM ET

    Jan 7- Struggling apparel retailer Wet Seal Inc said it laid off about 3,700 full- and part-time employees on Wednesday as it closed 338 retail stores. The closures followed Wet Seal's failure to successfully re-negotiate meaningful concessions from landlords, the company said. The closed stores accounted for almost half of Wet Seal's net sales for the nine...

  • Cramer: JC Penney better than I thought  Wednesday, 7 Jan 2015 | 9:15 AM ET

    The "Squawk on the Street" news team discusses the sales rise for JC Penney over the holiday shopping season.

  • Parents furious over Play-Doh's retail blunder Tuesday, 30 Dec 2014 | 4:07 PM ET
    A box of Hasbro's Play-Doh is shown at a Target store in Rosemont, Ill.

    Click through to see some of retail's biggest gaffes over the years.

  • Telsey's retail winners & losers  Friday, 26 Dec 2014 | 12:16 PM ET

    Discussing which retailers grabbed the biggest piece of the retail pie in 2014, with Dana Telsey, Telsey Advisory Group CEO.

  • Winning holiday stock picks  Monday, 22 Dec 2014 | 1:12 PM ET

    Discussing the holiday shopping season and which retailers are wining, with Liz Dunn, Talmage Advisors founder & CEO.

  • 2015 Hot holiday shopping trends  Monday, 22 Dec 2014 | 10:51 AM ET
    A holiday window display at Bloombingdales in New York.

    Discussing the holiday shopping season and how retailers are prepping for Christmas Eve, with Eddie Gindi, Century 21.

  • Retailers gear up for 'Super Saturday'  Friday, 19 Dec 2014 | 6:36 AM ET

    Telsey Advisory Group CEO Dana Telsey, handicaps retail's winners and laggards as last minute shoppers enter the home stretch to Christmas.