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TXT Appoints Vorsanger as North America Head

TXT Group

Retail planning specialist TXT Group has named Jean-Philippe Vorsanger as SVP, North American retail in a bid to build up momentum in the region.

Sears to Borrow $400 Million Following Ratings Downgrade

Sears Holdings

Sears Holdings is borrowing $400 million from a fund led by its chairman and CEO Edward Lampert.

Ross Stores Q2 EPS in Line With Consensus

Ross Stores

Ross Stores booked Q2 earnings of $1.14 per share, up from $0.98 per share last year.

Nike Names O’Neill Global Retail Chief

Nike

Nike has announced two new appointments as the sporting goods giant looks to accelerate growth opportunities in its retail and women’s businesses.

Sears Holdings Q1 Loss Widens

Sears Holdings

Sears Holdings says it may close more stores this year after reporting a wider Q1 loss.

Second-Half Will be Real Test for JCPenney

JCPenney logo 2013

After JCPenney reported its first quarterly rise in sales since 2011, analysts say the second half of fiscal 2014 will be the real test.

Dollar General Q4 Profit Up Despite Severe Weather

Dollar General

Dollar General reports a slight increase in Q4 profit, despite severe winter weather.

Genesco Q4 Profit Up on Lower Charges

Genesco

Substantially lower one-time charges helped Genesco to book an increase in fourth-quarter net profit.

Sears Losses Mount in Q3 as Transition Continues

Sears Holdings

Sears Holdings recorded higher losses in Q3 as the transition of the business continued, with sales and margins also suffering.

NRF Urges Federal Shutdown to End

NRF

NRF: America’s politicians need to end the budget stalemate now.