Archive for Apparel & Department


Aug 15, 2018
JCPenney Doubling Down on the Baby Business
Apparel & Department Insight

With the closure of all Babies ‘R’ Us stores in 2018, many retailers are hopeful of capturing a share of the brick-and-mortar spend that the closings represent, and JCPenney is no exception. Taking a cue from its success with the […] ↓ Read the rest of this entry…

Jul 30, 2018
Ranking the Top 10 Clothing Stores in the US
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The editorial team is busy reviewing the final files for the new edition of the Directory of Apparel Specialty Stores, the industry-leading publication that includes 3,700 company listings and more than 26,000 contacts and leads. In each edition of the […] ↓ Read the rest of this entry…

Jul 18, 2018
DATATRAC: Apparel Specialty Stores and Department Stores – July 2018
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Personnel Updates • Crew Group Inc. (82) has named Johanna Uurasjarvi as its new Chief Design Officer. • The Neiman Marcus Group (98) said Darcy Penick was returning to the company as President of its Bergdorf Goodman department stores. • […] ↓ Read the rest of this entry…

Jul 11, 2018
Kroger to Launch Its Own Apparel Brand
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Kroger + Fashion. It’s happening. On Monday, Kroger announced that it has partnered with designer Joe Mimran (the man behind the Club Monaco and Joe Fresh brands) to create its own apparel brand, Dip. The brand will launch with Men’s, […] ↓ Read the rest of this entry…

Jun 27, 2018
PacSun and Eddie Bauer Find a New Home – Of Sorts
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Golden Gate Capital, the owner of Pacific Sunwear of California and Eddie Bauer, announced the creation a new operating company, PSEB Group, to house the two companies. Eddie Bauer President and CEO Mike Egeck will head up PSEB Group as […] ↓ Read the rest of this entry…


Nov 1, 2017
Ranking the Top Department Stores
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Oct 11, 2017
Uniqlo
Apparel & Department CSG Snapshot
Sep 25, 2017
Bon-Ton Struggles: Time to Ditch the Amazon Lockers?
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Sep 12, 2017
Kohl's Corporation
Apparel & Department CSG Snapshot
Aug 23, 2017
Q3-2017 CSG Apparel Industry Dashboard
Apparel & Department Dashboard
Aug 9, 2017
Bonobos
Apparel & Department CSG Snapshot
Jul 26, 2017
CSG Apparel Retailer Rankings
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Jul 12, 2017
Company Snapshot: Forever 21 Inc.
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Jun 28, 2017
rue21, Macy’s & More: Charting 3,600+ Closings
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Jun 14, 2017
CSG Snapshot: Coach Inc.
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May 24, 2017
New Apparel Listings: The Antidote to Store Closings
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May 10, 2017
CSG Snapshot: The Gymboree Corp.
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Apr 26, 2017
Stage Stores, Inc.: Gordmans Added to the Mix
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Apr 12, 2017
CSG Snapshot: Payless ShoeSource Inc.
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Mar 29, 2017
JCPenney: Interactive Store-Closings Map
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Mar 8, 2017
CSG Snapshot: American Eagle Outfitters Inc.
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Feb 22, 2017
Payless: Store Counts and Closings
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Feb 8, 2017
CSG Snapshot: Sportsman’s Warehouse Holdings, Inc.
Apparel & Department CSG Snapshot
Jan 25, 2017
Holidays Unkind to Department Stores
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Jan 11, 2017
CSG Snapshot: TechStyle Fashion Group
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Dec 28, 2016
Caleres Tries Allen Edmonds on for Size
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Dec 14, 2016
CSG Snapshot: Ross Stores Inc.
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Nov 23, 2016
Ranking the Top Family and Children’s Retailers
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Nov 8, 2016
CSG Snapshot: rue21
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Oct 26, 2016
Bass Pro Shop’s Cabela’s Acquisition by the Numbers
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Oct 12, 2016
CSG Snapshot: Francesca’s Holdings Corp.
Apparel & Department CSG Snapshot
Sep 28, 2016
Sears Holdings: Closings Continue
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Sep 13, 2016
CSG Snapshot: Signet Jewelers Limited
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Aug 24, 2016
Alex and Ani: Positive Energy Fuels Growth
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Aug 10, 2016
CSG Snapshot: Urban Outfitters Inc.
Apparel & Department CSG Snapshot
Jul 27, 2016
Jul 12, 2016
CSG Snapshot: Gap Inc.
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Jun 22, 2016
Ralph Lauren Corporation and the Factory Outlet Scene
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Jun 8, 2016
CSG Snapshot: The Marmaxx Group
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May 26, 2016
Gloom and Doom at Sears and Kmart
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May 11, 2016
CSG Snapshot: Lululemon Athletica Inc.
Apparel & Department CSG Snapshot
Apr 27, 2016
Tough Times for Teen Retailers of the Past
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Apr 13, 2016
CSG Snapshot: Pacific Sunwear of California Inc.
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Mar 9, 2016
CSG Snapshot: Kohl’s Corporation
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Feb 23, 2016
Company Snapshot: L.L. Bean Inc.
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Feb 10, 2016
American Apparel Emerges from Bankruptcy
Apparel & Department Insight
Jan 27, 2016
Company Snapshot: Finish Line Inc.
Apparel & Department CSG Snapshot
Jan 13, 2016
A Dozen Acquisitions in 2015
Apparel & Department
Dec 16, 2015
Nov 24, 2015
Company Snapshot: American Eagle Outfitters Inc.
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Nov 11, 2015
Simon Opens Tampa Premium Outlets
Apparel & Department Insight
Oct 28, 2015
Company Snapshot: Ascena Retail Group Inc.
Apparel & Department CSG Snapshot
Oct 14, 2015
American Apparel Restructuring
Apparel & Department Insight
Sep 23, 2015
Company Snapshot: Carhartt, Inc.
Apparel & Department CSG Snapshot
Sep 9, 2015
Primark Making its U.S. Debut
Apparel & Department Insight
Aug 26, 2015
Company Snapshot: Bass Pro Shops
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Aug 12, 2015
Jul 29, 2015
Company Snapshot: Academy Sports + Outdoors
Apparel & Department CSG Snapshot
Jul 15, 2015
Apparel, Accessories, and Athletes
Apparel & Department Insight
Jun 24, 2015
Company Snapshot: Zara USA Inc.
Apparel & Department CSG Snapshot
Jun 10, 2015
L Brands' Half Century Man
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May 27, 2015
Company Snapshot: Nordstrom Inc.
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May 13, 2015
Apr 29, 2015
Company Snapshot: Fredericks of Hollywood Group
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Apr 15, 2015
Cache is Cashing Out
Apparel & Department Insight
Mar 25, 2015
Company Snapshot: Bealls Inc.
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Mar 11, 2015
Retail Pay: Giving America a Raise
Apparel & Department Insight
Feb 25, 2015
Company Snapshot: Tiffany & Co.
Apparel & Department CSG Snapshot
Feb 11, 2015
The Big Book is Back
Apparel & Department Insight
Jan 28, 2015
Company Snapshot: Victoria's Secret Stores
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Jan 14, 2015
Out With the Old, In With the Who?
Apparel & Department Insight
Dec 24, 2014
Company Snapshot: Boot Barn Inc.
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Dec 10, 2014
Nov 25, 2014
Company Snapshot: Ascena Retail Group
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Nov 11, 2014
Rue 21 and Higher
Apparel & Department Insight
Oct 29, 2014
Company Snapshot: Plato's Closet
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Oct 14, 2014
Retailers are Thinking Inside the Box
Apparel & Department Insight
Sep 24, 2014
Company Snapshot: Lululemon
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Sep 9, 2014
Surf Expo 2014
Apparel & Department Insight
Aug 26, 2014
Company Snapshot: Michael Kors
Apparel & Department CSG Snapshot
Aug 13, 2014
We're Seeing Dots Again
Apparel & Department Insight
Jul 29, 2014
Company Snapshot: Tilly's
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Jul 16, 2014
Back-to-School Shopping
Apparel & Department Insight
Jun 23, 2014
Company Snapshot: Crocs
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Jun 11, 2014
Coldwater Creek Will Soon Warm-up
Apparel & Department Insight
May 27, 2014
Company Snapshot: Golfsmith
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Apr 23, 2014
Company Snapshot: Urban Outfitters Inc.
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Apr 9, 2014
Urban Outfitters Announces its Newest Arrival
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Mar 26, 2014
Company Snapshot: H & M Hennes & Mauritz LP
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Mar 12, 2014
Fast Fashion Train
Apparel & Department Insight
Feb 26, 2014
Company Snapshot: Hot Mama
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Feb 12, 2014
Shop While You Eat, or Eat While You Shop?
Apparel & Department Insight
Jan 29, 2014
Company Snapshot: Vanity, Inc.
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Jan 15, 2014
Dec 17, 2013
Company Snapshot: Charming Charlie
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Dec 11, 2013
Moves Made in 2013
Apparel & Department Insight
Nov 27, 2013
Company Snapshot: Under Armour Inc.
Apparel & Department CSG Snapshot
Nov 12, 2013
Uniq Experience, Lo Prices
Apparel & Department Insight
Oct 23, 2013
Company Snapshot: Ross Stores Inc.
Apparel & Department CSG Snapshot
Oct 9, 2013
Juicy Couture Gets Squeezed
Apparel & Department Insight
Sep 30, 2013
Company Snapshot: American Eagle Outfitters Inc.
Apparel & Department CSG Snapshot
Sep 11, 2013
Black & Denim Brings Business To Ybor
Apparel & Department Insight
Aug 28, 2013
Company Snapshot: Kohl's Corporation
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Aug 14, 2013
Another Big Fish Added to the Pond
Apparel & Department Insight
Jul 24, 2013
Company Snapshot: David's Bridal
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Jul 11, 2013
Jun 26, 2013
Company Snapshot: Fredericks of Hollywood Group
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Jun 13, 2013
Stuart, Steven and Jimmy
Apparel & Department Insight
May 29, 2013
Company Snapshot: Rainbow Apparel Co.
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May 8, 2013
Look Who’s New
Apparel & Department Insight
Apr 24, 2013
What's New with Holt Renfrew
Apparel & Department Insight
Apr 10, 2013
Company Snapshot: Lilly Pulitzer Inc.
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Mar 27, 2013
Company Snapshot: Rue 21 Inc.
Apparel & Department CSG Snapshot
Mar 13, 2013
25 Years of Growth at Stage Stores Inc.
Apparel & Department Insight
Mar 1, 2013
Company Snapshot: Dillard's Inc.
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Feb 20, 2013
Limited Brands: A Look at 50 Years
Apparel & Department Insight
Jan 30, 2013
Company Snapshot: Winmark Corporation
Apparel & Department CSG Snapshot
Jan 16, 2013
REI Celebrates 75 years
Apparel & Department Insight
Dec 24, 2012
Company Snapshot: The TJX Companies Inc.
Apparel & Department CSG Snapshot
Dec 19, 2012
Dec 12, 2012
Happy Birthday to the Bean!
Apparel & Department Insight
Nov 21, 2012
Company Snapshot: Foot Locker Inc.
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Nov 14, 2012
Nov 7, 2012
Retailers Enhance Apparel Product Offerings
Apparel & Department Insight
Oct 16, 2012
Oct 12, 2012
Exclusive Lines Fuel the Competition
Apparel & Department Insight
Sep 14, 2012
Sep 14, 2012
Rue21 on its way to 1,000 Store Openings
Apparel & Department Insight
Aug 23, 2012
Company Snapshot: Casual Male Retail Group Inc.
Apparel & Department CSG Snapshot
Aug 19, 2012
Aug 16, 2012
Jul 30, 2012
J.C. Penney Selects Oracle
Apparel & Department Insight
Jul 27, 2012
Company Snapshot: True Religion Apparel Inc.
Apparel & Department CSG Snapshot
Jul 23, 2012
Jul 17, 2012
Jun 22, 2012
Company Snapshot: Abercrombie & Fitch Co.
Apparel & Department CSG Snapshot
Jun 12, 2012
Jun 8, 2012
Company Snapshot: JCPenney
Apparel & Department CSG Snapshot
May 24, 2012
May 15, 2012
Major Mergers Ahead
Apparel & Department Insight
May 7, 2012
Company Snapshot: Fashion Star Edition
Apparel & Department CSG Snapshot
Apr 18, 2012
Charming Shoppes is Getting Rid of the Bugs
Apparel & Department Insight
Apr 17, 2012
Mar 27, 2012
Company Snapshot: Francesca’s Holdings Corp.
Apparel & Department CSG Snapshot
Mar 16, 2012
Apparel Specialty Stores and Department Stores
Apparel & Department DataTrac
Mar 14, 2012
Has Lululemon Found Their Niche?
Apparel & Department Insight
Feb 29, 2012
Company Snapshot: Gap Inc.
Apparel & Department CSG Snapshot
Jan 13, 2012
Apparel Specialty and Department Stores eUpdate
Apparel & Department DataTrac
Dec 21, 2011
Nov 22, 2011
Filene’s Basement Files Again?
Apparel & Department Insight
Nov 15, 2011
Nov 4, 2011
Company Snapshots – Dots LLC
Apparel & Department CSG Snapshot
Oct 26, 2011
Apparel Companies to Watch: A Follow-Up Report
Apparel & Department Insight
Oct 17, 2011
Apparel and Department Stores Updates
Apparel & Department DataTrac
Sep 23, 2011
Department Stores and Apparel Industry Updates
Apparel & Department DataTrac
Sep 15, 2011
Aug 29, 2011
Company Snapshot: Ascena Retail Group
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Aug 22, 2011
Department Stores and Apparel Industry Alerts
Apparel & Department DataTrac
Aug 16, 2011
Back to School Strikes Again
Apparel & Department Insight
Jul 20, 2011
Jul 14, 2011
Hiring or Firing?
Apparel & Department Insight
Jun 22, 2011
Specialty Apparel Companies in the News
Apparel & Department Insight
Jun 17, 2011
May 15, 2011
Department Stores and Apparel Industry Alerts
Apparel & Department DataTrac