Apparel Retail


  • Looking ahead to 'Super Saturday'  Tuesday, 19 Nov 2013 | 10:32 AM ET

    The 2 strongest days for jewelry will be "Super Saturday," reports CNBC's Mary Thompson. It's also one of the busiest days for clothing sales during the Christmas rush.

  • Nothing in-between? The wealth gap alters retail Tuesday, 19 Nov 2013 | 6:00 AM ET
    Robert Barakett $59.50 men’s white T-shirt versus Kmart’s Basic Edition $6.98 white T-shirt.

    The market now is a place in which even basic goods such as socks and razors are either incredibly cheap or extremely expensive.

  • Cramer: The holiday season will be good  Monday, 18 Nov 2013 | 9:02 AM ET

    The "Squawk on the Street" crew discuss the pessimism surrounding holiday sales forecasts.

  • Zulily CEO: Mobile's been phenomenal  Friday, 15 Nov 2013 | 11:32 AM ET

    Zulily, a women and children discount clothing website, debuts on the Nasdaq Friday. Its CEO Darrell Cavens discusses his focus on the long-term, its mobile business and why they chose the Nasdaq.

  • Zulily debuts; Top internet retailer picks  Friday, 15 Nov 2013 | 11:29 AM ET

    Ed Yruma, KeyBanc Capital Markets, thinks Nordstrom remains competitive against Zulily in its mobile platform. Richard Jaffe, Stifel retail analyst, shares his top internet retail picks now.

  • The race to muscle Lululemon out of its turf Thursday, 14 Nov 2013 | 1:12 PM ET

    Gap’s high-end activewear brand Athleta could emerge as the biggest winner from Lululemon’s quality control questions.

  • Kohl's shares stumble after bad earnings miss Thursday, 14 Nov 2013 | 1:12 PM ET

    Kohl's shares fell sharply Thursday after the retailer posted earnings and revenue that fell short of market expectations.

  • The schizophrenic market: Pro  Wednesday, 13 Nov 2013 | 3:45 PM ET

    Rebecca Patterson, Bessemer Trust, and Bob Keiser, S&P Capital IQ, discuss retail spending, what they expect from the Fed in 2014 and how it will translate to the market.

  • Crocs courts Blackstone, others, to go private Wednesday, 13 Nov 2013 | 3:23 PM ET
    Crocs shoes

    Crocs wants to go private and is talking with several private equity firms, including Blackstone. Its shares gained more than 9 percent.

  • Macy's CEO: Entering Q4 confidently  Wednesday, 13 Nov 2013 | 11:48 AM ET

    Macy's reaffirmed its full year guidance, and beat on the top and bottom lines in Q3, reports CNBC's Courtney Reagan.

  • Revolution Growth co-founder on CustomInk investment  Tuesday, 12 Nov 2013 | 8:32 AM ET

    Groupon Chairman Ted Leonsis explains why his Revolution Growth Fund invested in an e-commerce social shopping company called CustomInk. "There's lots of upside to this company," he says.

  • Kniffen: JC Penney continues to grow  Thursday, 7 Nov 2013 | 2:51 PM ET

    JC Penney sales rose 0.9 percent in October. Jan Kniffen of Worldwide Enterprises, still sees monthly improvement in sales and margins.

  • Wal-Mart says 'technical error' hit site  Thursday, 7 Nov 2013 | 2:48 PM ET

    Shoppers who logged onto Wal-Mart's website on Wednesday found some products were accidentally priced extremely low. Jan Kniffen of Worldwide Enterprises, says he is surprised they are not honoring the prices.

  • Faber Report: Hedge fund move in Men's Wearhouse  Thursday, 7 Nov 2013 | 10:12 AM ET

    CNBC's David Faber reports that Eminence Capital has taken a 9.8 percent stake in Men's Wearhouse and is encouraging the company to solicit purchase bids.

  • Drexler: London J.Crew most important in a while  Wednesday, 6 Nov 2013 | 3:00 PM ET

    CNBC's Karen Tso talked with Mickey Drexler, chairman and CEO of J.Crew Group, at the new J.Crew flagship store that opens in London this Friday morning.

  • Abercrombie poorly run: Analyst  Wednesday, 6 Nov 2013 | 2:14 PM ET

    Abercrombie & Fitch is "getting killed from all directions," explains Stacey Widlitz, SW Retail Advisors president. Widlitz says the company has to go towards the "fast fashion route."

  • APAX CEO: US consumer is in 'tough spot'  Tuesday, 5 Nov 2013 | 8:40 AM ET

    With John Megrue, APAX Partners CEO, the "Squawk Box" crew discusses the debt market and the bifurcation of the mid-level consumer.

  • Men's Wearhouse denies Jos A Bank's request Monday, 4 Nov 2013 | 5:23 PM ET
    A Men's Wearhouse in New York

    Men's Wearhouse said it won't give rival Jos. A Bank access to information that it could use to assess whether to potentially raise its buyout offer.

  • Struggling JC Penney catches a break; Stock soars Friday, 1 Nov 2013 | 4:54 PM ET

    JC Penny saw its stock price jump Friday after a Wall Street analyst upgraded his sales outlook for the long struggling department store.

  • Bonobos to launch new women's line  Friday, 1 Nov 2013 | 11:48 AM ET

    Andy Dunn, founder and CEO of Bonobos, hopes to create an effortless shopping experience with its new women's line "Ayr."