Forecasts and Analysis


Forecasts and Analysis

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Zara Enters India

Moving fast in the Indian market, Spanish retailer Zara opened three stores in the country within five weeks.


Longines Sees Aggressive Growth

Luxury watch label Longines president Walter von Känel optimistic about 2010 sales prospects.

Experts See Sluggishness in Recovery

Many economists last month began shaving growth projections.

back-to-school increases, NRF, ICSC

B-t-s Sales Seen Rising 5.4%

ICSC and the NRF say spending is likely to increase.

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Industry Places Bets on Back-to-School

Stores ranging from Macy’s to J.C. Penney to Wal-Mart by mid-July will begin to bombard families with b-t-s campaigns.

McKinsey Sees Japan's Luxury Market Improving

The consultancy said the consumer “appears to be emerging from her deep slumber.”

Vertical Retailers Dominate Retail Health Ratings

Aéropostale and Urban Outfitters placed second and third respectively in Consensus Advisors’ annual Retailer Health Ratings.

Lululemon Profits Soar

Better sales boost bottom line at athletic firm.

Retail Jobs Fall

Overall unemployment declines to 9.7 percent

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AEO Profits Fall in First Quarter

American Eagle Outfitter issues cautious outlook after reporting a drop in first-quarter profits.

Sears Profits Fall

Flagship U.S. unit returns to comp growth.

Urban Outfitters, Kohl’s on the Rise

Profits at both retailers surge ahead in qtr.

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