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Amazon Adds Free Same-Day Delivery


Amazon Prime members in 14 U.S. cities can receive items the day they ordered them, free of charge.

We’re Relaunching MR on the Web


On June 1, nearly 10 years after MR Magazine first appeared online, we will relaunch MRketplace.com as MR-Mag.com and unveil our most extensive web redesign ever.

Michael Kors Stock Tumbles on Q4 Earnings, Weak Guidance

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Shares of Michael Kors Holdings fell by up to 17% in early trading on Wednesday after the company reported Q4 earnings and Q1 2016 fiscal outlook.

Guest Editorial: Who is to Blame for the Poorly Dressed American Man?

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Jack Abelson pleads with America’s wives and girlfriends, “Demand better clothing choices from your men!”

Has Band of Outsiders Shut Down?

Band of Outsiders, the LA-based brand founded by Scott Sternberg in 2004, may be calling it quits. According to a report in Fashionista this morning, the brand has laid off most of its staff and cancelled fall orders. The brand has not publicly commented on the rumors as of this afternoon. Sternberg, who didn’t have […]

Gander Mountain Opening Stores in St. Louis, El Paso


Outdoor retailer Gander Mountain is opening new stores in the St. Louis area and in El Paso, part of a planned expansion that will reach at least eight stores this year.

Target Q1 Beats Expectations; Digital Sales Up 38%


The company earned 98 cents a share, with adjusted earnings of $1.10 a share. Analysts expected $1.03 a share, according to Thomson Reuters.

Nordstrom Q1 Earnings in Line with Expectations

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Nordstrom, Inc. reported earnings per diluted share of $0.66 for the first quarter ended May 2, 2015, which were in-line with Company expectations, compared with $0.72 for the period last year.

Kohl’s Stock Falls After Missing Estimate


Kohl’s sales were up for the first quarter, but stocks took a tumble upon the news of a missed estimate.

JCPenney Narrows Q1 Loss, Raises FY Guidance

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JCPenney narrowed its Q1 loss to $167 million, or 55 cents per share, from the previous year’s net loss of $352 million, or $1.15 per share.