May 22- U.S. stock index futures were higher on Friday, a day after the S&P 500 ended at an all-time high and ahead of Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen's take on the economy that investors will peruse for clues on the timing of a rate hike. *Aeropostale slumped 22.8 percent to $2 in premarket trading after the teen apparel retailer estimated a...» Read More
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Footwear company Toms celebrates its ninth anniversary with a fundraising project that encourages people to Instagram photos of their bare feet.
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Levi Strauss & Co. CEO Chip Bergh, discusses where the consumer is spending money, and staying competitive in the retail environment.
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After being made redundant at 24, Michelle Mone, founder of Ultimo, talks about the underwear business, her new book and her tips on launching a business.
CNBC's retail analyst, Stacey Widlitz, talks about the mixed U.S. retail sector, with specific discussion on Costco's great performance.
Linda Heasley, Lane Bryant CEO, and Ashley Graham, model and body activist, discuss the plus-size market and the company's new "We're No Angels" campaign.
Luxury goods firms have been hesitant to embrace new digital trends, but as the industry faces a slowdown companies must evolve, analysts say.
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Lululemon Athletica reported a slightly higher quarterly net profit on Thursday, helped by a 5 percent rise in comparable store sales.
H&M's first quarter earnings have beaten expectations. Jyrki Tervonen, CFO of H&M, talks about the pressure of the strong U.S. dollar, and the brand's outlook for the coming year.
The strong dollar will impact earnings, the key is knowing what companies will weather the storm best, two experts said.
LONDON, March 19- British clothing retailer Next cut its sales guidance for 2015-16, highlighting weaker collections after reporting a 12.5 percent rise in annual profit and a dividend increase. Next, which trades from over 500 stores in Britain and Ireland and almost 200 stores overseas as well as the Directory catalogue and internet business, on Thursday...
LONDON, March 19- British clothing retailer Next met guidance with a 12.5 percent rise in year profit, powered by sales growth at both its stores and Directory internet business, though it took a cautious view of the outlook for the 2015-16 year. The firm, which trades from over 500 stores in Britain and Ireland and almost 200 stores overseas, said on Thursday that...
LONDON, March 19- British clothing retailer Next met guidance with a 12.5 percent rise in year profit, powered by sales growth at both its stores and Directory internet business. The firm, which trades from over 500 stores in Britain and Ireland and almost 200 stores overseas, said on Thursday it made an underlying profit before tax of 782 million pounds in the year...
March 18- Apparel retailer Guess Inc's quarterly profit beat market estimates as the company's expenses declined and online business grew. The company's e-commerce sales jumped 37 percent to a record $80 million in the fourth quarter ended Jan. 31, underscoring a growing customer preference for shopping online. Selling, general and administrative expenses...