Dillard’s CFO Freeman to Step Down


Dillard’s has announced its chief financial officer James Freeman is to step down.

Necessity Drives Men’s Shoe Purchasing, Says Study

Necessity is the main motivation behind men buying shoes in the US, according to a new study, but attitudes are beginning to evolve as men increasingly embrace fashion and newness in footwear.

New & Novel Stores: East Dane


Mixing editorial and commerce, Amazon’s menswear site East Dane was conceived as a “global online shopping destination,” says the site’s fashion director Jonathan Evans.

Gap to Upgrade and Expand Hudson Valley Distribution Center


Gap Inc is to invest $69m upgrading and expanding its Hudson Valley distribution center.

Hudson’s Bay Company Names Caplice SVP, Treasury

Hudson's Bay Company

Hudson’s Bay Company has hired John Caplice as its new SVP, treasury and investor relations.

Foot Locker Reports Record Q2 Results

Foot Locker

Foot Locker has achieved what it claims are “record levels” of sales and profits in its second quarter.

August 2014 Market, Vegas: Day 3 Highlights


William Buckley’s favorite finds from day three of the Las Vegas shows include Lardini, Boglioli, Chief Trunk, Gitman Vintage and Iuter.

DSW Encouraged by Sales Trend Improvement in Q2

DSW store

DSW says it’s encouraged by the sequential sales improvement in Q2 as revenues increased 4.5%.

New & Novel Stores: Meyvn


The aesthetic at Meyvn, Noah Zagor’s Logan Square, Chicago store, is clean and minimal, taking inspiration from Scandinavian and Japanese modern design.

Russia Threatens Ban on Western Apparel and Textile Imports

Russia may retaliate with a complete ban on imports of apparel and textiles from the E.U. and the U.S.