Archive for Apparel & Department


Nov 1, 2017
Ranking the Top Department Stores
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We recently published our 62nd annual Directory of Department Stores & Shoe Retailers, a tried-and-true look at these industries that includes 1,800 company listings and more than 8,100 contacts and leads. In each edition of the directory, Chain Store Guide […] ↓ Read the rest of this entry…

Oct 18, 2017
DATATRAC: Apparel Specialty Stores and Department Stores – October 2017
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Personnel Updates • Kohl’s Corporation announced Kevin Mansell, Chairman, CEO and President will retire in May 2018. Michelle Gass, currently Chief Merchandising Officer and Customer Officer, will assume the CEO role. • Tiffany & Co. announced it has named Roger […] ↓ Read the rest of this entry…

Oct 11, 2017
Uniqlo
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Sep 25, 2017
Bon-Ton Struggles: Time to Ditch the Amazon Lockers?
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It’s no secret that The Bon-Ton Stores, Inc. has struggled in recent years. Operating at a loss since 2012, saddled with $800+ million in debt, and faced with plummeting same store sales, the Wall Street Journal reported recently that the […] ↓ Read the rest of this entry…

Sep 20, 2017
DATATRAC: Apparel Specialty Stores and Department Stores – September 2017
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Personnel Updates • Abercrombie & Fitch Co. appointed Scott D. Lipesky as Senior VP and CFO. • Chico’s FAS Inc. named Mary van Praag as President of the Soma brand. • Destination Maternity Corporation announced that Anthony Romano is stepping […] ↓ Read the rest of this entry…


Sep 12, 2017
Kohl's Corporation
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Aug 23, 2017
Q3-2017 CSG Apparel Industry Dashboard
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Aug 9, 2017
Bonobos
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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.
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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
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Jan 27, 2016
Company Snapshot: Finish Line Inc.
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Jan 13, 2016
A Dozen Acquisitions in 2015
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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.
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Oct 14, 2015
American Apparel Restructuring
Apparel & Department Insight
Sep 23, 2015
Company Snapshot: Carhartt, Inc.
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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
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Jul 15, 2015
Apparel, Accessories, and Athletes
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Jun 24, 2015
Company Snapshot: Zara USA Inc.
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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
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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.
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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
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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
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Feb 26, 2014
Company Snapshot: Hot Mama
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Feb 12, 2014
Shop While You Eat, or Eat While You Shop?
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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
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Nov 27, 2013
Company Snapshot: Under Armour Inc.
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Nov 12, 2013
Uniq Experience, Lo Prices
Apparel & Department Insight
Oct 23, 2013
Company Snapshot: Ross Stores Inc.
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Oct 9, 2013
Juicy Couture Gets Squeezed
Apparel & Department Insight
Sep 30, 2013
Company Snapshot: American Eagle Outfitters Inc.
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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
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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
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Apr 10, 2013
Company Snapshot: Lilly Pulitzer Inc.
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Mar 27, 2013
Company Snapshot: Rue 21 Inc.
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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
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Jan 16, 2013
REI Celebrates 75 years
Apparel & Department Insight
Dec 24, 2012
Company Snapshot: The TJX Companies Inc.
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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
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Jul 27, 2012
Company Snapshot: True Religion Apparel Inc.
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Jul 23, 2012
Jul 17, 2012
Jun 22, 2012
Company Snapshot: Abercrombie & Fitch Co.
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Jun 12, 2012
Jun 8, 2012
Company Snapshot: JCPenney
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May 24, 2012
May 15, 2012
Major Mergers Ahead
Apparel & Department Insight
May 7, 2012
Company Snapshot: Fashion Star Edition
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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
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Mar 14, 2012
Has Lululemon Found Their Niche?
Apparel & Department Insight
Feb 29, 2012
Company Snapshot: Gap Inc.
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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
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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
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Jul 20, 2011
Jul 14, 2011
Hiring or Firing?
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Jun 22, 2011
Specialty Apparel Companies in the News
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Jun 17, 2011
May 15, 2011
Department Stores and Apparel Industry Alerts
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