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Holiday Selling Spikes Late in the Game

Retailers pulled off a pretty good holiday season after all, despite an erratic eight weeks of highs and lows, markdown mania and margin uncertainty.

Consumers Drive U.K. Economy to Seventh Quarter of Expansion

The U.K.'s Office for National Statistics said household spending rose 0.9 percent in the three months through September.

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Saturday Seemed Super, But Season Might Not Be

Super Saturday proved to be the biggest shopping day of the year yet did little to change the modest outlook for the holiday season.

Consumer Morale in Germany Hits Eight-Year High

Shoppers expect the country to gain momentum.

Saturday Could Reclaim Yule Supremacy

Black Friday might be knocked off its perch as the top sales day of the year.

CPI Reports November Apparel Prices

Sales declined in both women’s and men’s categories, according to the Labor Department’s Consumer Price Index released Wednesday.

A Tumultuous 2014 at American Apparel

Recapping the company's hectic year.

ICSC: Weak Trends Persist at Retail

Holiday shopping completion rate remains low.

Price Resistance Firms for Holiday

Shoppers appear to be priming the promotional pump this season as they become more assertive about their reluctance to buy products they consider overpriced.

Study Cites U.S. Re-shoring Drive

The overall re-shoring of U.S. manufacturing may have taken a step back in 2014, but the apparel industry bucked the trend.

Pambianco Study: Armani, Zegna, Dolce & Gabbana Best Suited for IPOs

Investors thirsty for a piece of Italian fashion could have many enticing options if only Italy’s entrepreneurs were a bit less averse to the stock market.

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