Apparel Retail


  • Topshop's Green: Product is the key to sales   Monday, 16 Sep 2013 | 1:45 AM ET
    Topshop's Green: Product is the key to sales

    Philip Green, owner of Arcadia Group, tells CNBC that if you've got great product people will shop with you.

  • First-ever men's mobile 3D boutique   Friday, 13 Sep 2013 | 2:56 PM ET
     Closet on wheels?

    The Arden Reed Tailor Truck is starting a new trend of mobile retail and uses 3D technology to create custom-tailored suits. Founders Mike Abadi and Carlos Solorio explain their mobile men's boutique.

  • Here's how to bag a Phillip Lim at Target Friday, 13 Sep 2013 | 11:16 AM ET
    Phillip Lim

    Successfully shopping the 3.1 Phillip Lim for Target collection may require a strategy worthy of Black Friday. Here's your battle plan.

  • LULU: Downward facing stock   Thursday, 12 Sep 2013 | 11:00 AM ET
    LULU: Downward facing stock

    Oliver Chen, Citigroup analyst, and Jaime Katz, Morningstar analyst, have the play on the apparel retailer as shares tumble after the company cut its full-year forecast.

  • Lululemon takes a hit   Thursday, 12 Sep 2013 | 10:03 AM ET
    Lululemon takes a hit

    Shares of the yoga apparel retailer are down sharply after the company cut its full-year outlook, reports CNBC's Courtney Reagan.

  • NY Fashion Week's hottest looks Tuesday, 10 Sep 2013 | 1:15 PM ET
    Naomi Campbell walks the runway during the DVF fashion show at MBFW Spring 2014 in New York.

    Pastels, cutouts and florals ruled the runway as Fashion Week kicked off in New York, showcasing the latest looks for the spring 2014 season.

  • JC Penney & Macy's fight almost over   Thursday, 5 Sep 2013 | 3:32 PM ET
    JC Penney & Macy's fight almost over

    JC Penney is reportedly dropping its Martha Stewart branded line, with CNBC's Courtney Reagan.

  • Zady: Where clothing comes from   Thursday, 5 Sep 2013 | 11:50 AM ET
    Where clothing comes from

    Co-founders of Zady, Maxine Bedat and Soraya Darabi, explain why they are trying to revolutionize the way we source our clothing.

  • Back-to-school retail results   Thursday, 5 Sep 2013 | 9:47 AM ET
    Back to school retail results

    Matthew Shay of the National Retail Federation and Ike Boruchow at Sterne Agee discuss how August same-store sales.

  • Hermes co-CEO: Weak yen means we may hike prices Friday, 30 Aug 2013 | 10:19 AM ET

    The co-CEO of Hermes said that volatility in the currency markets, particularly the yen, could lead the French luxury goods maker to price hikes next year.

  • Teen shoppers hunt for deals   Thursday, 29 Aug 2013 | 2:25 PM ET
    Teen shoppers hunt for deals

    For retailers, back-to-school is an important time. CNBC's Courtney Reagan hit the mall with teens to see what they are really buying.

  • What are teenagers buying?   Thursday, 29 Aug 2013 | 12:00 AM ET
    What are teenagers buying?

    At the end of the day, it all comes down to brands, reports CNBC's Courtney Reagan. A walk around a mall with a few teens to see just what they're buying in retail.

  • Hottest trends for teen consumers?   Friday, 23 Aug 2013 | 2:42 PM ET
    Hottest trends for teen consumers?

    CNBC's Courtney Reagan breaks down how teen retailers are affecting the overall markets. And Jan Kniffen, Worldwide Enterprises; and Cassandra Lee Morris, Stylesmoothie.com, discuss what teens really want and what retailers have to do to get their bottom lines back.

  • Tough day for teen retail   Friday, 23 Aug 2013 | 11:10 AM ET
    Tough day for teen retail

    Jaime Katz, Morningstar analyst, and Richard Jaffe, Stifel analyst, provide their top plays in the retail space on the heels of disappointing numbers from several teen apparel companies this past week.

  • Gap revenue beats as same-store-sales rise 5% Thursday, 22 Aug 2013 | 5:15 PM ET

    Gap reported revenue that beat market expectations on Thursday as same-store sales rose 5 percent. The retailer also raised its dividend and earnings outlook.

  • Wall-Mart CEO: Consumer worried about jobs   Thursday, 22 Aug 2013 | 4:37 PM ET
    Wall-Mart CEO: Consumer worried about jobs

    Wal-mart's CEO Bill Simon joins "Closing Bell" to discuss U.S stores, higher payroll taxes, and why he feels the economy is challenging for U.S consumers.

  • Abercrombie misses big   Thursday, 22 Aug 2013 | 11:21 AM ET
    Abercrombie misses big

    Dana Telsey, Telsey Advisory Group, explains why she thinks ANF's big earning miss is its own fault. And CNBC's Courtney Reagan wonders if the teen retailer is "cool" anymore.

  • Teenage retail angst rattle apparel sector   Thursday, 22 Aug 2013 | 10:40 AM ET
    Teenage retail angst rattle apparel sector

    James Fallon, Women's Wear Daily, and Mark Cohen, Columbia Business School professor, discusses whether teen retailers are becoming irrelevant, as shares of Abercrombie & Fitch get hammered after reporting weak earnings.

  • Cramer: I can't remember when retail was this bad   Thursday, 22 Aug 2013 | 9:04 AM ET
    Cramer: I can't remember when retail was this bad

    CNBC's Jim Cramer said that there are virtually no retail names worth buying in today's market, while the entire sector struggles to find growth as consumer behavior is changing.

  • Cramer's stocks to watch: ANF   Thursday, 22 Aug 2013 | 8:53 AM ET
    Cramer's stocks to watch: ANF

    Don't start your trading day without finding out what CNBC's Jim Cramer is watching ahead of the opening bell. Today Cramer explains why he thinks the apparel sector is a disaster.