American Eagle CFO Hilson resigns

American Eagle Outfitters

American Eagle Outfitters is seeking a new chief financial officer after Joan Hilson stepped down last week.

Casual Male first quarter profit down on higher tax rate

Casual Male Retail Group

Casual Male reported a drop in first quarter net income as it was hurt by a higher tax rate.

Randa completes Swank acquisition

Swank

Randa Accessories Leather Goods LLC has completed its $57.3 million ($10 a share) acquisition of Swank Inc.

Foot Locker promotes Johnson to COO

Foot Locker

Athletic shoe and apparel retailer Foot Locker has promoted Richard Johnson to EVP, chief operating officer.

Aeropostale Q1 profit slips as margins soften

Aeropostale

Aeropostale saw first-quarter net income drop as it recorded weaker margins and flat same store sales.

Zumiez sees Q1 profit up 140%

Zumiez

Zumiez posted a jump in first-quarter net income as the retailer improved profit margins and grew sales.

Sears reveals partial spin off of Canadian operations

Sears Holdings

Department store retailer Sears Holdings has revealed plans to partially spin off its Canadian operations as the business swung to a first-quarter net profit.

Gap Inc lifts FY outlook as Q1 sales rise 6%

Gap

Gap Inc raised its full-year earnings forecast after seeing “progress” at its Gap, Banana Republic and Old Navy chains in the first quarter.

Pacific Sunwear Q1 losses narrow on stronger margins

Pacific Sunwear

Pacific Sunwear saw net losses narrow during the first quarter as the retailer achieved better than expected margins.

Andrew Pollard leaving Project

Andrew Pollard

Andrew Pollard is moving on after two years as president of Project, the New York and Las Vegas apparel trade show.