Apparel Retail


  • Abercrombie extends CEO contract amid weak sales Monday, 9 Dec 2013 | 2:10 PM ET
    Pedestrians pass in front of an Abercrombie & Fitch Co. store in New York.

    Struggling retailer Abercrombie & Fitch said it will extend CEO Mike Jeffries' contract, days after a shareholder urged the company to replace him.

  • Consignment commerce: Allowing consumers to profit  Monday, 9 Dec 2013 | 11:42 AM ET

    James Reinhart, ThredUP CEO & co-founder, discusses the online consignment space for second hand clothing, and the invaluable leadership and wisdom Netflix CEO Reed Hastings has provided. CNBC's Jon Fortt weighs in.

  • Stock brawl: Where's GAP going?  Friday, 6 Dec 2013 | 3:27 PM ET

    In the wake of several Wall Street firms downgrading GAP, Pamela Quintiliano, SunTrust specialty retail & apparel, thinks the stock is going nowhere. Adrienne Tennant, Janney Montgomery Scott specialty apparel analyst, believes the stock is a long-term out performer.

  • Mixed bag of retail sales results for November Thursday, 5 Dec 2013 | 9:46 AM ET

    Costco missed its November sales target as lower gasoline prices and weaker foreign currencies cut into a five percent increase in monthly net sales.

  • How 'on-call' hours are hurting part-time workers Thursday, 5 Dec 2013 | 6:00 AM ET

    At many companies, part-time means "on-call" without a fixed number of hours. "It's an extremely abusive and unfair practice," says one labor expert.

  • Cold weather increases Black Friday sales  Wednesday, 4 Dec 2013 | 3:29 PM ET

    This year's Black Friday was the coldest in more than 20 years. CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports the unusually cold temperatures stimulated consumer buying on Black Friday, particularly with winter apparel.

  • Cramer: ‘I’m throwing up my hands with this group’ Wednesday, 4 Dec 2013 | 11:16 AM ET

    Muddled by inconsistent earnings and stock performances, one sector appears tougher and tougher to predict, CNBC's Jim Cramer says.

  • The Great Shoppers' Migration  Monday, 2 Dec 2013 | 6:35 PM ET

    Mark Mahaney, Internet Analyst at RBC Capital Markets explains what's driving the shoppers' migration from offline to online with mobile platform also gathering pace.

  • Cyber Monday leaders & laggards  Monday, 2 Dec 2013 | 3:12 PM ET

    CNBC's Dominic Chu highlights how some big name retailers are performing on Cyber Monday.

  • Does Lulu have its mojo back?  Monday, 2 Dec 2013 | 12:37 PM ET

    A product recall and CEO shake-up sent shares of Lululemon tumbling earlier this year. Adrienne Tennant, Janney Montgomery Scott SVP and specialty apparel analyst, breaks down the apparel company and explains why she is so bullish.

  • Debate it: Bull vs bear on Coach  Monday, 2 Dec 2013 | 12:35 PM ET

    Shares of Coach are down and the luxury retailer has been struggling, "Fast Money" traders Stephanie Link and Pete Najarian debate if Coach is a buy.

  • Consumers were picky, investors should be too: Pro  Monday, 2 Dec 2013 | 12:16 PM ET

    Peter Dixon, Fidelity portfolio manager, shares his investing strategy, gives his top holiday stock opportunities and which retailers investors should avoid.

  • Watch: Will tech topple clothing this holiday?  Friday, 29 Nov 2013 | 10:02 AM ET

    CNBC's Josh Lipton reports on analyst calls that tech could overtake clothing this holiday season.

  • Retailers gear up for Black Friday  Friday, 29 Nov 2013 | 2:40 AM ET

    Rahul Sharma, founder of Neev Capital, says retailers use Black Friday to create excitement and get people shopping.

  • What's trending this holiday season?  Monday, 25 Nov 2013 | 2:18 PM ET

    PriceGrabber President Jeff Goldstein discusses the top retailing trends heading into the Black Friday, saying that 83 percent of shoppers will buy at home on cyber Monday.

  • Good time for change at Wal-Mart: CEO  Monday, 25 Nov 2013 | 2:04 PM ET

    Jan Kniffen, J Rogers Kniffen CEO, and Sucharita Mulpuru-Kodali, Forrester Research, provide insight on the Wal-Mart CEO shakeup. Kniffen says consumers are no longer convinced Wal-Mart had everyday low prices.

  • Wal-Mart: McMillon to succeed Duke on February 1  Monday, 25 Nov 2013 | 2:02 PM ET

    CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports on the shakeup at Wal-Mart and when the transition from Mike Duke to Doug McMillon will occur.

  • Online retailers will continue to dominate: Pro  Monday, 25 Nov 2013 | 12:45 PM ET

    Charles Grom, Sterne Agee managing director, predicts a very competitive holiday season and shares his top holiday stock plays.

  • Wal-Mart CEO change 'very positive move': Source  Monday, 25 Nov 2013 | 11:24 AM ET

    CNBC's Scott Wapner reports on comments made by a source familiar with Wal-Mart's thinking about news its CEO Mike Duke will step down. Doug McMillion will succeed Duke.

  • Wal-Mart CEO stepping down  Monday, 25 Nov 2013 | 11:03 AM ET

    Discussing Wal-Mart CEO Mike Duke's decision to step down from his role, with Budd Bugatch, Raymond James, and David Schick, Stifel retail analyst.