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Laura Champine, Canaccord Genuity, shares her thoughts on online shopping trends. We will see fewer new stores and more online growth over the next few years, says Champine.
Men's suit retailer Jos. A. Bank Clothiers said its board has unanimously rejected the $1.5 billion bid by Men's Wearhouse.
Paul Trible, Ledbury CEO, discusses his move from Wall Street to fashion, and his company's plans to transition from online-retailer to a traditional bricks and mortar presence.
Nike says its net income jumped 40 percent, helped by higher average selling prices and an increase in revenue around the world.
Dec 18- Activist investor Clinton Group said it was exploring financing options for a possible takeover of women's apparel retailer Wet Seal Inc, sending the company's shares up as much as 7 percent.
Dec 18- Activist hedge fund Clinton Group said it was exploring financing options for a possible takeover of women's apparel retailer Wet Seal Inc.. Clinton Group had a 7.78 percent stake in Wet Seal as of Dec. 17, the company said in a regulatory filing on Wednesday. Wet Seal's shares rose as much as 6 percent to $2.77 on the Nasdaq in early trading.
*Stores, websites quickly sold out of Isabel Marant collection. BERLIN, Dec 16- Designer collaborations are helping Hennes& Mauritz rise above a reputation for cheap chic, but the world's second-biggest clothing retailer could do more to entrench that upmarket lift and defend its shrinking margins.
CNBC's Courtney Reagan showcases "off-price" retailers T.J. Maxx and Ross Stores. Sapna Maheshwari, Buzzfeed; Burt Flickinger, Strategic Resource Insight Group managing director; and Jan Kniffen, J. Rogers Kniffen CEO, discuss which retailer will win Christmas.
CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports the results from a CNBC economic survey that details where Americans are doing the majority of their holiday shopping and what percentage use "smart devices" to make purchases.
CNBC's Courtney Reagan takes a look at where American consumers are shopping this holiday season. CNBC's Steve Liesman weighs in.
Trinity D'Andrea-Almiger, Lodi Station Outlets General Manager, discusses if the weather will keep consumers inside during the holidays and which retailers are driving sales at the malls.
After an earlier controversy, poor sales and stock performance, the once-trendy retailer is offering larger sizes as part of a turnaround effort.
Pam Quintiliano, SunTrust analyst, shares her thoughts on Lululemon's third quarter earnings beat and fourth quarter outlook.
Chip Wilson has resigned as chairman of upscale yoga pants maker Lululemon Athletica following an uproar over his comments about customers' bodies.
Pam Quintiliano, SunTrust retail analyst, explains why investors are pleased Chip Wilson is stepping down as the non-executive chairman at Lululemon, and why she views the change as positive.
Struggling retailer Abercrombie & Fitch said it will extend CEO Mike Jeffries' contract, days after a shareholder urged the company to replace him.
Dec 9- Struggling teen apparel retailer Abercrombie& Fitch Co said it will extend Chief Executive Mike Jeffries' contract by at least a year after it expires in February, days after a shareholder urged the company to replace him.
James Reinhart, ThredUP CEO & co-founder, discusses the online consignment space for second hand clothing, and the invaluable leadership and wisdom Netflix CEO Reed Hastings has provided. CNBC's Jon Fortt weighs in.
Dec 9- Struggling teen apparel retailer Abercrombie& Fitch Co said it will extend Chief Executive Mike Jeffries contract by a year, days after a shareholder urged the company to replace him. Abercrombie said Leslee Herro will retire from her position as executive vice president of merchandise planning and inventory management in the spring of 2014..
In the wake of several Wall Street firms downgrading GAP, Pamela Quintiliano, SunTrust specialty retail & apparel, thinks the stock is going nowhere. Adrienne Tennant, Janney Montgomery Scott specialty apparel analyst, believes the stock is a long-term out performer.