Urban Outfitters Q3 Sales Up, But Income Dropped Sharply

Urban Outfitters Inc

Despite record Q3 sales, Urban Outfitters Inc. reported a steep drop in earnings.

Donnelly Named President at Urban Outfitters

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Urban Outfitters has named former Steven Alan president Trish Donnelly as its new North America president.

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Elise Diamantini: Urban Outfitters teams up with the Burkman Brothers on The Tourist.

Marlow rejoins Urban Outfitters brand as CEO

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Tedford Marlow, former president of the Urban Outfitters brand, is rejoining the retailer as chief executive officer. Marlow retired in 2010, after spending nine years in his previous role.

Urban Outfitters upbeat despite Q1 profit dip

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Retailer Urban Outfitters recorded a 27% cut to first quarter profits, but voiced confidence in the company’s future after rises in direct-to-consumer and wholesale revenues.
Overall comparable retail segment sales, which include direct-to-consum…

Deckers taps Urban Outfitters’ Murray as EMEA chief

Deckers Outdoor

Deckers Outdoor Corporation has named Stephen Murray as president of Europe, Middle East and Africa, overseeing subsidiary and distributor businesses which include the Ugg Australia, Teva, Tsubo and Simple Shoes brands.
Murray begins his new role on 1 …

Global president of Urban Outfitters resigns

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Lifestyle retailer Urban Outfitters has announced the resignation of Stephen Murray from his position as global president of the Urban Outfitters brand.
Murray advised the company of his plans to return to London, England and to pursue an opportunity w…

Expansion costs hurt Urban Outfitters Q4

Urban Outfitters Inc

Lifestyle retailer Urban Outfitters Inc has posted a 3.2% drop in fourth quarter profit as higher sales were offset by markdowns to clear seasonal stocks and international expansion costs. The company, which operates the Anthropologie, Free People and …

New bids threaten J. Crew buyout

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New rival bids for apparel retailer J Crew from Sears Holding and Urban Outfitters could yet scupper the group’s US$3bn private equity buyout, according to reports.
Reports suggest that Sears and Urban Outfitters are both looking into bidding for…