Forecasts and Analysis


Forecasts and Analysis

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Gift Cards Are Hot (So Are Fakes)

Consumers are expected to dish out $26 billion to $30 billion on gift cards this holiday season, but there's a potential downside to their success:...

An Upbeat 'Display' by the Industry

Those suppliers of mannequins, forms, fixtures, decoratives and lighting - a shrinking but still important community to retailers - put their best face...

PVH Shares Tumble After Forecast

Phillips-Van Heusen Corp. shares slid 13.1 percent Tuesday after the company forecasted fourth-quarter and 2008 earnings below Wall Street expectations.

Retail Focus Fuels Guess

The momentum keeps building at Guess Inc. as the company logs double-digit gains in Q3 earnings and sales and raised its guidance.

Retailers, Vendors Cheer On Chilly Weather

No one relishes a cold snap like outerwear makers and retailers, so it's no surprise they welcomed the thermometer's recent drop with glee.

Post-Black Friday Traffic Slow, but Normal

Compared with the din of Black Friday, this month's retail traffic simmered down, but retailers still aren't pushing the panic button.

Hooray for Weak Dollar: Flood of Tourists Boosts Retailers' Holiday Traffic

Foreigners could be the salvation of this year's holiday retail season. While the sluggish economy and high gas prices may be leaving Americans feeling a...

Beauty Beat: Beauty Sales in Italy to Rise 2.5%... Estee Lauder Sued by Nefeli..

Unipro, the association for Italian cosmetics industries, has released preliminary sales results for 2007...

Calvin Boosts PVH Net

Phillips-Van Heusen Corp. posted a 20 percent jump in third-quarter earnings, driven by strong sales in its Calvin Klein licensing business.

Two on the Town

Stefano Gabbana and Domenico Dolce in their newly expanded Manhattan flagship which combines men's and women's.

Loehmann's CEO to Retire

Robert N. Friedman, who steered Loehmann's through a cornucopia of business cycles, from expansions and contractions to ownership changes, bankruptcy and...

Shift in Size, Strategy for M&A Players

While adjustable rate mortgage woes have slowed global mergers and acquisitions activity, the market still has life. The landscape is seen moving from...

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