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NYC Off-Price Retailer Century 21 Opens Concept Store

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Century 21 is opening an ambitious concept store called C21 Edition.

Ohio Bill Would Give Retail Workers Triple Wages on Thanksgiving

Ohio State Rep. Mike Foley

Cleveland Democrat Mike Foley’s bill that would allow Ohio retail workers to refuse holiday shifts without repercussions and force retailers to pay triple wages for those who do opt to work.

DSW Q3 Earnings Beat Estimates on Sales Gain

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Footwear retailer DSW Inc. reported Q3 earnings that beat analysts’ estimates.

Anders Hjärne Sets Strategy for Stenströms USA

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Stenströms USA director Anders Hjärne announced that he has hired Dallas-based rep Michael Kern.

Columbia Opens First NYC Store

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Columbia Sportswear has opened a concept store in New York City’s Meatpacking District, next to its Sorel pop-up shop.

Draper’s Honors Without Prejudice as Menswear Brand of the Year

Without Prejudice's Jason Gerrard, center, holds the Drapers award

Without Prejudice has been honored by the U.K. fashion news weekly Drapers as Menswear Brand of the Year.

HBC Takes $1.25 Billion Mortgage on Saks Flagship

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Hudson’s Bay Company announced a $1.25 billion 20-year mortgage on the ground floor of the Saks flagship in Manhattan today.

Destination XL’s Q3 Loss Widens Despite Increased Sales

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Big & tall retailer Destination XL reported a wider Q3 loss of $6.3 million with sales of $93.6 million.

Gap Inc.’s Incoming CEO Names New Gap, Banana Republic Leaders

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Jeff Kirwan will become Gap Global president in December and Andi Owens will become Banana Republic Global president in February.

Ross Stores’ Stellar Q3: Profit, Sales Beat Estimates

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Ross Stores reported a third-quarter numbers worthy of envy to most retailers so far this earnings season.