TJX Reports Q1 Earnings Up 8%, Beats Estimates

TJX Companies

TJX Companies beat Wall Street’s earnings estimates by three cents per share in the first quarter of fiscal 2016.

Tommy Hilfiger Will Show Men’s in New York and London


Hilfiger, who has long been confirmed as showing at the inaugural New York Fashion Week: Men’s in June will now be presenting his collection in both of the fashion capitals.

Cherokee Acquires Everyday California

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Cherokee Global Brands has acquired Everyday California, a La Jolla, Calif.-based casual apparel brand that grew out of an ocean kayak rental business.

Michael L. Henry Joins Tilly’s as CFO


Henry, who comes to Tilly’s from Quiksilver, steps in for the resigning Jennifer Ehrhardt.

Joe Fresh Closing Two NYC Stores

Joe Fresh

The two stores, at 110 Fifth Avenue and 510 Fifth Avenue, have been put up for lease by the chain’s parent company, Loblaw Cos. Ltd.

Urban Outfitters Inc. Misses Q1 Sales Expectations by $20 Million

Urban Outfitters Inc

Despite reporting what it hailed as record Q1 sales, Urban Outfitters missed Wall Street’s expectations by $20 million.

Hampshire Group Amends Rio Garments Deal

Hampshire Group

Hampshire Group, which announced in April that it would sell its Honduras-based Rio Garments business to the factory’s management, says it has amended the deal to accommodate the buyers.

Scabal Launches Noble Fleece at Richards, Harry Rosen

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Scabal held events at Harry Rosen’s Toronto flagship and Richards of Greenwich in Connecticut last week to introduce its new Noble Fleece collection of Super 200s Merino wool.

In Other News: Inside UAL, The South’s Regional Off-Price Luxury Chain

United Apparel Liquidators

In a story tantalizingly headlined, “Inside the Discount Designer Paradise You’ve Never Heard Of,” the shopping blog Racked profiles Hattiesburg, Miss.-based United Apparel Liquidators

H&M to Launch Balmain Collaboration for Fall

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Swedish fast fashion retailer H&M will launch a fall collection in collaboration with the French luxury brand Balmain and its creative director Olivier Rousteing.