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Ralph Lauren Q2 Profit Up, But Forecast Disappoints

Ralph Lauren

Ralph Lauren Corp. called its Q2 profit “better than expected,” but the company’s annual forecast disappointed Wall Street.

HanesBrands’ Q3 Up 17%, Raises Guidance


HanesBrands is raising its FY guidance for the third time, “despite a continued environment of restrained consumer spending.”

Geoffrey Beene Licenses F&T Apparel for Boys’ Clothing

Geoffrey Beene

Geoffrey Beene has licensed Global Brands’ F&T Apparel LLC business for boys’ tailored clothing, dress shirts and ties in the U.S. and Canada.

Woolrich John Rich & Bros. Opens in Tokyo

Woolrich Tokyo-FEATURED

Woolrich John Rich & Bros., which opened its first U.S. store last month, has opened its first Japanese store in Tokyo’s Omotesando neighborhood.

Macy’s Heading to Abu Dhabi

Al Maryah Central-FEATURED

Macy’s and Bloomingdale’s will anchor a planned 3.1 million sq. ft. mall in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, set to open in 2018.

Outdoor Retailer Cabela’s Misses in Q3, Lowers Guidance


Cabela’s disappointed Wall Street with EPS of $0.81, below the expected $0.86.

Kering’s Strong Q3 Sales Led by Saint Laurent


Kering’s Saint Laurent business was the group’s clear leader, with comparable sales up 28 percent.

Coach Shares Fall as Q1 Results, Forecast Disappoint


Despite reporting a first-quarter profit that beat estimates, Coach saw its share fall as the leather goods company continued to show a drop its in North American sales. For the quarter to September 27, Coach posted net income that declined to $119.1 million or 43 cents a share, from $217.9 million, or 7 cents a […]

Iconix Books Record Q3


Iconix reported record third-quarter numbers this week, with revenue up 6 percent to $113.8 million and non-GAAP earnings per share up 23 percent to $0.73.

Obituary: Charles Duke Zucker

Charles Duke Zucker

Charles Duke Zucker, a veteran salesman who worked for Cardinal, Esquire, Zanella and Peerless Clothing, died earlier this month.