Apparel Retail


  • 'Penney' for Your Thoughts     Friday, 6 Jan 2012 | 2:31 PM ET

    Discussing the outllook for JC Penney and whether the stock has already seen its highs for the year, with Jan Kniffen, J. Rogers Kniffen CEO.

  • New Worry for Lululemon?     Friday, 6 Jan 2012 | 2:10 PM ET

    CNBC's Herb Greenberg reveals why he is all fired up over Lululemon today.

  • Warm Weather Effecting Retail     Thursday, 29 Dec 2011 | 4:44 PM ET

    CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports warm weather has delayed purchases of warmer clothing retail sales. Analyzing how these temperatures are impacting reatilers, with Paul Walsh, Weather Channel and Eric Beder, Brean, Murray, Carret and Company.

  • Holiday Retail Winners & Losers     Thursday, 29 Dec 2011 | 11:09 AM ET

    Checking in on which company's experienced higher retail sales than others, with Richard Jaffe, Stifel Nicolaus softlines retail analyst.

  • New Careers After 50 Wednesday, 28 Dec 2011 | 5:31 PM ET
    If you want to be a model, a bike messenger or a ball boy, it pays to be young. However, if you want a job in which you’re expected to convey reliability, wisdom or gravitas, people over 50 have the advantage. They’ve been around the block a few times, and they have years of hard-earned knowledge with which no amount of postgraduate education can compete.However, job-hunters over the age of 50 may be apprehensive about what’s out there. Will they be written off prematurely thanks to ageism? Will

    It pays to be young. but if you want to convey reliability, wisdom or gravitas, people over age 50 have the edge. See the new careers for workers over 50.

  • Spend Those Gift Cards!     Wednesday, 28 Dec 2011 | 4:24 PM ET

    For many, getting a gift card is a relief, over getting an ugly sweater. CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports on gift card sales this season at Riverside Mall in New Jersey.

  • New Era of Headware     Wednesday, 28 Dec 2011 | 2:44 PM ET

    CNBC's Darren Rovell reports on New Era, a company that opened it's 11th flagship store in Los Angeles this month and provides headware for sports teams. Also, Pete Augustine, New Era president weighs in.

  • After Christmas Shopping Spree     Tuesday, 27 Dec 2011 | 4:04 PM ET

    CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports many retailers are counting on the days following Christmas for a boost in holiday sales.

  • Week After Christmas Retail Boost?     Tuesday, 27 Dec 2011 | 1:35 PM ET

    CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports on after Christmas retail sales, one of the most important sale periods of the year.

  • Retailers Unwrap Returns     Tuesday, 27 Dec 2011 | 10:30 AM ET

    It's a busy week for retailers juggling returns, exchanges and hoping to clear inventory and close the books, reports CNBC's Courtney Reagan.

  • Retailers Bracing for Last-Minute Shoppers     Friday, 23 Dec 2011 | 4:06 PM ET

    CNBC's Jane Wells reports on shoppers who are "really cutting it close", as the Christmas weekend approaches.

  • CNBC's Darren Rovell reports on Nike instigating a "mad dash" for bringing back a popular product.

  • Promising Retail: Wholesale & Luxury     Friday, 23 Dec 2011 | 1:36 PM ET

    Breaking down the trends in the retail space, with Chris Christopher, IHS senior principal economist.

  • How Will Weather Impact Retail & Energy?     Friday, 23 Dec 2011 | 12:22 PM ET

    Sharing insight into how investors can use the weather as an indicator to positioning thier portfolios, with Paul Walsh, Weather Channel vice president of analytics. 'Warm weather generally correlates to stronger sales,' he says. Also, Addison Armstrong, Tradition Energy director of market research weighs in on how weather is affecting oil and gas.

  • Retail Discounting Backfires?     Friday, 23 Dec 2011 | 11:05 AM ET

    Best Buy has cancelled some Black Friday orders at the last minute, blaming overwhelming demand. Barney's, Kohl's and Target have similar issues. Ylan Mui, Washington Post reporter shares the details.

  • Hot Retailers Hitting New Highs     Thursday, 22 Dec 2011 | 2:15 PM ET

    Retail stocks have soared almost 45% this year including, Ross Stores and TJX, but is there still room to run in these high flyers? David Abella, Rockdale Investment Mgmt. senior equity analyst, weighs in.

  • 2011 Top Stocks: No. 7 VF Thursday, 22 Dec 2011 | 1:31 PM ET

    With a 47 percent year-to-date increase in its share price, apparel giant VF is the No. 9 stock in the S&P top performers of 2011. But should you buy, sell or hold?

  • Happy Holidays, Here's a Gift Card!     Wednesday, 21 Dec 2011 | 2:24 PM ET

    CNBC's Jackie Deangelis has details on the business of gift card sales, and insight into the secondary gift card market.

  • Nike Poised for Upward 2012 Swoosh, Pros Say Tuesday, 20 Dec 2011 | 5:55 PM ET

    With major sporting events next year and acquisition of a franchise license ahead, Nike appeared poised for a strong 2012, “Fast Money” pros said Tuesday.

  • As Costs Go Down, Will Nike Continue To Charge More? Tuesday, 20 Dec 2011 | 2:11 PM ET

    In March, Nike, for the first time in five years, missed analysts’ expectations and its stock plummeted more than nine percent on a single day. The company couldn’t achieve the margins it wanted because of the high costs of making and shipping its shoes and clothes.