Apparel Retail


  • 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."

  • Jos. A. Bank may up its offer for Men's Wearhouse Thursday, 31 Oct 2013 | 3:18 PM ET
    A Men's Wearhouse in New York

    Apparel retailer Jos. A. Bank said it will consider boosting its $2.3 billion offer for Men's Wearhouse if the larger rival agrees to open its books.

  • Sears mulls spinning off this popular clothing line Tuesday, 29 Oct 2013 | 8:58 AM ET
    Lands' End

    Sears is considering separating its Lands' End and Sears Auto Center businesses from the rest of the company.

  • Retail's top performers  Tuesday, 22 Oct 2013 | 10:40 AM ET

    NBC Retail Analyst Stacey Widlitz, details the top performers in the retail market and reveals where the teens are spending their money.

  • Cramer blasts Abercrombie ads as 'soft porn'  Monday, 21 Oct 2013 | 9:35 AM ET

    Responding to an analyst's downgrade of Abercrombie & Fitch, CNBC's Jim Cramer says the clothing retailer's ads featuring "scantily-clad" teens are similar to soft-core porn and he's sick of it.

  • Mall retailers will be challenged: Analyst  Friday, 18 Oct 2013 | 12:40 PM ET

    Michael Binetti and Michael Lasser of UBS share their top retail picks.

  • How the Spanx founder failed her way to billions  Wednesday, 16 Oct 2013 | 1:41 PM ET

    Sara Blakely, founder and inventor of Spanx shares her father's parenting strategy of encouraging failure. CNBC's Robert Frank reports.

  • Spanx founder's very embarrassing BBC moment  Wednesday, 16 Oct 2013 | 8:28 AM ET

    In a live interview on CNBC's "Squawk Box," Sara Blakely recounts a very embarrassing moment during a BBC interview as she was promoting Spanx undergarments for women.

  • Apple goes high-end plaid with new retail boss Tuesday, 15 Oct 2013 | 9:02 AM ET
    Angela Ahrendts

    Christopher Bailey will take over from Angela Ahrendts at Burberry, following the latter's departure for Apple.