Specialty Stores


Specialty Stores

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Charming Shoppes to Close 100-120 Stores

The nation’s premier plus-size specialty retailer, Charming Shoppes, will continue to downsize in 2010.


Geox Opens 'Breathable' Store

Geox has unveiled its first “breathing store," a new concept that revolves around the brand’s technology and that will be extended globally.

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Agent Provocateur Aims to Raise Profile

With new management team, lingerie brand Agent Provocateur plans global expansion.


Chico's Revamps to Get Back on Track

Like a philandering husband, Chico’s FAS Inc. betrayed its loyal customer by chasing after a younger woman.

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Mango Launches Moises de la Renta Line

Designer Moises de la Renta's capsule line for Barcelona-based fast-fashion chain bows April 1.

Talbots Merger Hits a Bump

Efforts to stop BPW exchange threatens Talbots deal.

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Apparel Retailers Dive Deeper Into Beauty

Clothing collections aren’t the only thing that are retro this spring, as a host of apparel retailers clear racks to make room for proprietary beauty brands.

G-III, Lululemon Shares Climb on Strong Earnings

G-III in position for more acquisitions; Lululemon comps climb 29%.

American Apparel Net Hit By Production, Finance Issues

American Apparel reports net income decreased 21.5 percent to $3 million in the fourth quarter.

Wet Seal 4th-Qtr. Earnings Grow

Strength of Arden B. helps offset weakness at namesake division.

Signet Moves to Profit on Sales Momentum

Same-store sales growth has continued into 2010, CEO says.

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Independent Stores Face Uphill Battle for Survival

“I’m scared to death about the future of men’s specialty retailing,” said Hill Stockton, the third-generation owner of Norman Stockton Inc.

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