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Zero Hedge
February 11Overnight Media Digest - Theranos' main retail partner Walgreens threatened to
February 11
Zero Hedge / Posted 3 hours ago
Overnight Media Digest - Theranos' main retail partner Walgreens threatened to terminate its relationship with the blood-testing company unless it quickly fixes the problems found by federal inspectors at a laboratory in California, people familiar... Read more
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PC Magazine
How a Camping Trip Gone Awry Turned Into a Personal Shopping Start-Up PCMag visited Stitch Fix HQ to find out how a search for a tent turned into a
How a Camping Trip Gone Awry Turned Into a Personal Shopping Start-Up
PC Magazine / Posted 3 hours ago
PCMag visited Stitch Fix HQ to find out how a search for a tent turned into a Web-based fashion start-up. It's not every fashion CEO who got their "aha" moment about how retail... Read more
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Yahoo News
We went to Banana Republic to see why it has turned into Gap's worst nightmare (Business Insider/Mallory Schlossberg) Gap Inc. is floundering, and Banana R
We went to Banana Republic to see why it has turned into Gap's worst nightmare
Yahoo News / Posted 20 hours ago
(Business Insider/Mallory Schlossberg) Gap Inc. is floundering, and Banana Republic is one of its biggest problems. Banana Republic's comparable sales, or sales at... Read more
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Business Insider
We went to Banana Republic to see why it has turned into Gap's worst nightmareBanana Republic's comparable sales declined 17% for the month of January, versu
We went to Banana Republic to see why it has turned into Gap's worst nightmare
Business Insider / Posted yesterday
Banana Republic's comparable sales declined 17% for the month of January, versus a 2% increase this time last year. For the fourth quarter as a whole, Banana Republic's comparable sales dipped a staggering 14%, versus a 1% increase last year. Sales... Read more
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NBC News
Sikh Models Grace H&M's Times Square BillboardLast year, clothing retailer H&M made headlines for its"Close the Loop" ad camp
Sikh Models Grace H&M's Times Square Billboard
NBC News / Posted yesterday
Last year, clothing retailer H&M made headlines for its"Close the Loop" ad campaign promoting consumer clothing recycling. The campaign includes models from all walks of life, body types, and cultures, and one part of the campaign features a row of... Read more
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Evening Standard
US fashion giant Gap embroiled in British tax bill rowFashion giant Gap is the latest US household name to face major questions over
US fashion giant Gap embroiled in British tax bill row
Evening Standard / Posted yesterday
Fashion giant Gap is the latest US household name to face major questions over its use of complex financial engineering that minimises its tax bill in Britain. The multinational retailer, which trades on its wholesome West Coast image, has paid... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Ashley Graham Named Sports Illustrated Swim RookiePlus-size model Ashley Graham, who has starred in Forever 21 and Lane Bryant ca
Ashley Graham Named Sports Illustrated Swim Rookie
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted yesterday
Plus-size model Ashley Graham, who has starred in Forever 21 and Lane Bryant campaigns and currently has her own line of intimates for Canadian brand Addition Elle, has been named as one of Sports Illustrated's 2016 rookies for their annual swimsuit... Read more
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Fortune
Old Navy Hits Deepest Sales Slump In 4 YearsOld Navy was for the longest time the bright spot in Gap Inc’s gps struggling p
Old Navy Hits Deepest Sales Slump In 4 Years
Fortune / Posted 2 days ago
Old Navy was for the longest time the bright spot in Gap Inc’s gps struggling portfolio, the brand that had held its own against everyone from Walmart wmt to H&M. Gap’s largest brand, a power house behind 40% of sales, figured out long before both... Read more
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Market Watch
Gap gives rosy guidance for full yearGap Inc. gave rosy guidance for the fiscal year for which it plans to report on
Gap gives rosy guidance for full year
Market Watch / Posted 2 days ago
Gap Inc. gave rosy guidance for the fiscal year for which it plans to report on shortly, despite saying fourth-quarter overall sales declined and comparable sales at its three major brands fell in January. Shares, up 4.7% in the past month, edged up... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Gap reports 7 pct drop for a key sales figure for 4QNEW YORK — Gap Inc. reported slumping sales at all three brands for the crucial
Gap reports 7 pct drop for a key sales figure for 4Q
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 2 days ago
NEW YORK — Gap Inc. reported slumping sales at all three brands for the crucial fourth-quarter, which covers the holiday season. The company, which operates Gap, Old Navy and Banana Republic stores, said Monday that a key revenue measure, sales at... Read more
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Market Watch
Gap Inc. sees fourth-quarter, full-year earnings that beat estimatesGap Inc. GPS, +0.93% said same-store sales for January were down 8% with sales
Gap Inc. sees fourth-quarter, full-year earnings that beat estimates
Market Watch / Posted 2 days ago
Gap Inc. GPS, +0.93% said same-store sales for January were down 8% with sales for the four-weeks ending Jan. 30 totaling $813 million, down from $888 million in sales for the same period last year. Same-store sales at the global Gap brand were down... Read more
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FOX Business
Gap Inc. Sees Fourth-quarter, Full-year Earnings That Beat EstimatesGap Inc. said same-store sales for January were down 8% with sales for the four
Gap Inc. Sees Fourth-quarter, Full-year Earnings That Beat Estimates
FOX Business / Posted 2 days ago
Gap Inc. said same-store sales for January were down 8% with sales for the four-weeks ending Jan. 30 totaling $813 million, down from $888 million in sales for the same period last year. Same-store sales at the global Gap brand were down 6% for... Read more
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FOX Business
Gap Inc. Sees Fourth-quarter, Full-year Earnings That Beat EstimatesGap Inc. said same-store sales for January were down 8% with sales for the four
Gap Inc. Sees Fourth-quarter, Full-year Earnings That Beat Estimates
FOX Business / Posted 2 days ago
Gap Inc. said same-store sales for January were down 8% with sales for the four-weeks ending Jan. 30 totaling $813 million, down from $888 million in sales for the same period last year. Same-store sales at the global Gap brand were down 6% for... Read more
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Business Wire
Gap Inc. Reports January and Fourth Quarter Sales ResultsOn a constant currency basis, Gap Inc. net sales decreased 5 percent for the fo
Gap Inc. Reports January and Fourth Quarter Sales Results
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
On a constant currency basis, Gap Inc. net sales decreased 5 percent for the fourth quarter of fiscal year 2015. In calculating net sales growth on a constant currency basis, current year foreign exchange rates are applied to both current year and... Read more
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examiner.com
Newly expanded SFMOMA re-opening set for May 14, 2016Artwork is being installed in preparation for the doors at the San Francisco Mu
Newly expanded SFMOMA re-opening set for May 14, 2016
examiner.com / Posted 5 days ago
Artwork is being installed in preparation for the doors at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art to re-open on May 14, 2016 at the conclusion of a three-year-long expansion. With more than double the museum exhibition space, the new building... Read more
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New York Post
Kohl's, Ralph Lauren among brands taking a beatingApparel stocks are getting stripped naked and flogged. Clothing companies and
Kohl's, Ralph Lauren among brands taking a beating
New York Post / Posted 6 days ago
Apparel stocks are getting stripped naked and flogged. Clothing companies and the retailers that hawk their threads took a beating Thursday, after Ralph Lauren and Kohl’s reported results that badly missed expectations. Ralph Lauren led the way... Read more
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Denver Post
Sports Authority said to take steps toward bankruptcy filingSports Authority Inc. is preparing to file for bankruptcy as it faces a debt pa
Sports Authority said to take steps toward bankruptcy filing
Denver Post / Posted 6 days ago
Sports Authority Inc. is preparing to file for bankruptcy as it faces a debt payment due in 10 days, according to people with knowledge of the matter. The retailer, once the biggest sporting-goods chain in the U.S., is in talks with lenders... Read more
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Market Watch
Ralph Lauren to review ops after weak salesRalph Lauren Corp.'s new chief executive said he was conducting a review of the
Ralph Lauren to review ops after weak sales
Market Watch / Posted 6 days ago
Ralph Lauren Corp.'s new chief executive said he was conducting a review of the business after the apparel company reported a 39% drop in quarterly profit and cut its sales outlook for the current year. The results, the latest in a string of... Read more
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Business Wire
Kathryn Henry Joins lululemon athletica Board of DirectorsVANCOUVER, British Columbia--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lululemon athletica inc. (NASDAQ:
Kathryn Henry Joins lululemon athletica Board of Directors
Business Wire / Posted 8 days ago
VANCOUVER, British Columbia--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lululemon athletica inc. (NASDAQ:LULU) today announced that Kathryn Henry has been appointed to the company's Board of Directors, effective immediately. Ms. Henry's appointment expands lululemon... Read more
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National Post
Story | Business Wire News Releases | News | Financial PostVANCOUVER, British Columbia--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lululemon athletica inc. (NASDAQ:
Story | Business Wire News Releases | News | Financial Post
National Post / Posted 8 days ago
VANCOUVER, British Columbia--(BUSINESS WIRE)--lululemon athletica inc. (NASDAQ:LULU) today announced that Kathryn Henry has been appointed to the company's Board of Directors, effective immediately. Ms. Henry's appointment expands lululemon... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Gavin Newsom keeps up fundraising pace, starts buying Facebook adsLt. Gov. Gavin Newsom kept up his relatively aggressive fundraising in the seco
Gavin Newsom keeps up fundraising pace, starts buying Facebook ads
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 8 days ago
Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom kept up his relatively aggressive fundraising in the second half of last year, raising about $3.3 million and starting an online advertising campaign far ahead of the 2018 race for governor, according to campaign finance reports... Read more
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Orange County Register
8 workplace trends to watch this year: Equal pay, higher wages, expanded leave and moreA new law guaranteeing equal pay for equal work and California’s minimum wage b
8 workplace trends to watch this year: Equal pay, higher wages, expanded leave and more
Orange County Register / Posted 11 days ago
A new law guaranteeing equal pay for equal work and California’s minimum wage bump to $10 an hour are two big changes Orange County workers will see on the job this year – but they’re not the only ones. A younger workforce, expanded employee... Read more
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Denver Post
Gap closing Aurora, Loveland storesTwo Gap stores in Aurora and Loveland will close their doors for good Tuesday a
Gap closing Aurora, Loveland stores
Denver Post / Posted 15 days ago
Two Gap stores in Aurora and Loveland will close their doors for good Tuesday as part of a wave of store closings by the struggling clothing retailer. The Gap store at Southlands, 6155 S. Main St., Aurora, and the Promenade Shops at Centerra, 5957... Read more
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NewsWatch 12 Medford - Klamath Falls
Gap Closes Store in Rogue Valley MallMEDFORD, Ore. – Today, the Gap closes. It’s the latest hit to the Rogue Valley
Gap Closes Store in Rogue Valley Mall
NewsWatch 12 Medford - Klamath Falls / Posted 15 days ago
MEDFORD, Ore. – Today, the Gap closes. It’s the latest hit to the Rogue Valley Mall in Medford. But the mall says things are already in play to bring another big retailer to town. The company, which also owns Banana Republic, Old Navy and two other... Read more
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Op-Ed News
What To Watch For Next In The Fight Against The TPPThe Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) will likely be back in the news at least fo
What To Watch For Next In The Fight Against The TPP
Op-Ed News / Posted 15 days ago
The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) will likely be back in the news at least for a brief moment next week, when the treaty comes up for a formal signing ceremony involving representatives of the 12 participating countries, including the United... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Gap stores closing in Tampa, St. Pete todayTwo Gap stores in the Tampa Bay area are among 70 nationwide that will close pe
Gap stores closing in Tampa, St. Pete today
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
Two Gap stores in the Tampa Bay area are among 70 nationwide that will close permanently tonight. The local stores shutting down are located at Citrus Park Town Center in Tampa and Tyrone Square Mall in St. Petersburg. Both are scheduled to remain... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Sports Authority said struggling to avoid bankruptcy filingSports Authority, which once dreamed of becoming the biggest U.S. sporting-good
Sports Authority said struggling to avoid bankruptcy filing
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 16 days ago
Sports Authority, which once dreamed of becoming the biggest U.S. sporting-goods retailer, is now working to stave off bankruptcy after failing to capitalize on a fitness boom that's benefiting upstart competitors. The Englewood-based company is... Read more
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Denver Post
Sports Authority said struggling to avoid bankruptcy filingSports Authority, which once dreamed of becoming the biggest U.S. sporting-good
Sports Authority said struggling to avoid bankruptcy filing
Denver Post / Posted 16 days ago
Sports Authority, which once dreamed of becoming the biggest U.S. sporting-goods retailer, is now working to stave off bankruptcy after failing to capitalize on a fitness boom that's benefiting upstart competitors. The Englewood-based company is... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Sports Authority said to be near bankruptcy filingSports Authority Inc., which once dreamed of becoming the biggest U.S. sporting
Sports Authority said to be near bankruptcy filing
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 20 days ago
Sports Authority Inc., which once dreamed of becoming the biggest U.S. sporting-goods retailer, is now working to stave off bankruptcy after failing to capitalize on a fitness boom that's benefiting upstart competitors. The company, which has seven... Read more
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Market Watch
Gap Inc.'s Athleta brand to launch girls' clothing lineThe name of the new brand, Athleta Girl, has been corrected. Athleta, the fitn
Gap Inc.'s Athleta brand to launch girls' clothing line
Market Watch / Posted 21 days ago
The name of the new brand, Athleta Girl, has been corrected. Athleta, the fitness apparel brand owned by Gap Inc. GPS, -2.07% will launch Athleta Girl online and in select stores this summer, according to a release. Items will target girls between 6... Read more
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Pleasanton Weekly
Business, economic gains show Pleasanton has made full recovery from recent recessionEvents and actions over the last fiscal year show that Pleaasanton's economy ha
Business, economic gains show Pleasanton has made full recovery from recent recession
Pleasanton Weekly / Posted 23 days ago
Events and actions over the last fiscal year show that Pleaasanton's economy has made a full recovery from the recent recession. According to reports from City Manager Nelson Fialho and otheres, median home prices were roughly $1 million, or nearly... Read more
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Market Watch
Tiffany cuts guidance and staff after weak holidayTiffany & Co. said Tuesday that sales during the holiday period softened, promp
Tiffany cuts guidance and staff after weak holiday
Market Watch / Posted 23 days ago
Tiffany & Co. said Tuesday that sales during the holiday period softened, prompting the luxury jeweler to reduce staff and cut its outlook for the year. The New York company said "challenging and uncertain global economic conditions" have resulted... Read more
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Morningstar
Wal-Mart Retreats As Retail's Woes DeepenEconomic data released on Friday showed the U.S. economy entered 2016 with litt
Wal-Mart Retreats As Retail's Woes Deepen
Morningstar / Posted 25 days ago
Economic data released on Friday showed the U.S. economy entered 2016 with little momentum from one of its key sectors. U.S. retail sales fell 0.1% in December, and were up just 2.1% for all of 2015, compared with a 3.9% annual gain the previous... Read more
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Market Watch
Mart closures a rare retreat for retailerWal-Mart is closing more than 150 stores in the U.S., a rare retreat for the be
Mart closures a rare retreat for retailer
Market Watch / Posted 26 days ago
Wal-Mart is closing more than 150 stores in the U.S., a rare retreat for the behemoth on its home turf, capping what has been a difficult year for retailers as shoppers slowed their spending pace and accelerated their shift to the Internet. Economic... Read more
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PC Magazine
How Shift-Scheduling Software Makes On-Call Shifts Obsolete HR tech played a role in the rise of on-call shifts in retail, restaurants, h
How Shift-Scheduling Software Makes On-Call Shifts Obsolete
PC Magazine / Posted 27 days ago
HR tech played a role in the rise of on-call shifts in retail, restaurants, healthcare, and other industries. PCMag's HR tech columnist discusses how today's smarter shift-scheduling... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Lululemon is avoiding the retail industry's worst trendhttps://www.facebook.com/lululemon/photos/pb.33693527731.-2207520000.1451924094
Lululemon is avoiding the retail industry's worst trend
Stamford Advocate / Posted 27 days ago
https://www.facebook.com/lululemon/photos/pb.33693527731.-2207520000.1451924094./10152960288757732/?type=3&theater Lululemon might be pricey, but that's good news for the brand. At the ICR Conference in Orlando, CEO Laurent Potdevin said that the... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Lululemon is avoiding the retail industry's worst trendhttps://www.facebook.com/lululemon/photos/pb.33693527731.-2207520000.1451924094
Lululemon is avoiding the retail industry's worst trend
Connecticut Post / Posted 27 days ago
https://www.facebook.com/lululemon/photos/pb.33693527731.-2207520000.1451924094./10152960288757732/?type=3&theater Lululemon might be pricey, but that's good news for the brand. At the ICR Conference in Orlando, CEO Laurent Potdevin said that the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Starbucks, Walgreens to add Visa Checkout as payment optionREUTERS: Visa Inc said several big merchants including Starbucks Corp and Walgr
Starbucks, Walgreens to add Visa Checkout as payment option
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 30 days ago
REUTERS: Visa Inc said several big merchants including Starbucks Corp and Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc have started accepting its digital payments service, Visa Checkout. Visa Checkout, launched in July 2014, allows shoppers to store their payment... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Starbucks, Walgreens to add Visa Checkout as payment option Published: 12 January 2016 10:10 PM Starbucks is one of several big merchant
Starbucks, Walgreens to add Visa Checkout as payment option
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 30 days ago
Published: 12 January 2016 10:10 PM Starbucks is one of several big merchants that accept Visa Checkout for payments. – Reuters pic, January 12, 2016.Visa Inc said several big merchants... Read more
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Reuters
Starbucks, Walgreens to add Visa Checkout as payment optionThe sign of a Starbucks store is seen in New York January 24, 2014. Visa Inc s
Starbucks, Walgreens to add Visa Checkout as payment option
Reuters / Posted 30 days ago
The sign of a Starbucks store is seen in New York January 24, 2014. Visa Inc said several big merchants including Starbucks Corp and Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc have started accepting its digital payments service, Visa Checkout. Visa Checkout,... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Gap, Container Store, Time Warner make big movesNEW YORK (AP) " Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Friday on the
Gap, Container Store, Time Warner make big moves
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 1 months ago
NEW YORK (AP) " Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Friday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq stock market: The Container Store Group Inc., down $2.96 to $4.22 The storage products retailer reported a surprise third-quarter... Read more
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ABC News
Gap, Container Store, Time Warner Make Big MovesThe Container Store Group Inc., down $2.96 to $4.22 The storage products retai
Gap, Container Store, Time Warner Make Big Moves
ABC News / Posted 1 months ago
The Container Store Group Inc., down $2.96 to $4.22 The storage products retailer reported a surprise third-quarter loss and disappointing sales. Gap Inc., down $3.83 to $22.91 The retailer's sales slumped in December deeper than analysts... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Gap stock drops after holiday sales fall, including at Old NavyShares of Gap Inc. plummeted Friday, the day after the retailer reported a decl
Gap stock drops after holiday sales fall, including at Old Navy
Los Angeles Times / Posted 1 months ago
Shares of Gap Inc. plummeted Friday, the day after the retailer reported a decline in its holiday season sales, including at stalwart brand Old Navy. Gap stock was down $3.47, or 13%, to $23.27 in midday trading. Total net sales for the San... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Gap (GPS) Stock Plunges After December Sales Fall 4%Comparable store sales were down 5% last month, compared with a 1% increase for
Gap (GPS) Stock Plunges After December Sales Fall 4%
TheStreet.com / Posted 1 months ago
Comparable store sales were down 5% last month, compared with a 1% increase for December 2014 as the retail industry struggled with unseasonably warm weather. Comparable store sales dropped across all brands, with Banana Republic declining 9%, Old... Read more
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Business Insider
Instagram is killing Gap's business more than everThe company announced yet another month of poor results today. In December, co
Instagram is killing Gap's business more than ever
Business Insider / Posted 1 months ago
The company announced yet another month of poor results today. In December, comparative sales were down at every single one of Gap Inc.'s brands (-5% overall for the entire company). Comparative sales for Gap fell -2% for the month December... Read more
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Market Watch
Gap December sales fall 5%; shares tumbleGap Inc. said its core sales fell 5% in December amid declines across all of it
Gap December sales fall 5%; shares tumble
Market Watch / Posted 1 months ago
Gap Inc. said its core sales fell 5% in December amid declines across all of its brands, as the retailer continues to struggle to turn itself around. Shares of Gap tumbled 6.9% to $24.90 a share in after-hours trading. Gap's stock had risen 5.7% in... Read more
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Market Watch
Macy's looks weakest among retail holiday salesA number of retailers on Thursday reported better-than-expected sales growth fo
Macy's looks weakest among retail holiday sales
Market Watch / Posted 1 months ago
A number of retailers on Thursday reported better-than-expected sales growth for the holiday season, easing some investor concerns about the year's most important selling period following the warning Wednesday from Macy's Inc. The full picture of... Read more
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Market Watch
Gap December same-store sales fell 2%, net sales fall to $2 billionGap Inc. GPS, +5.73% shares are down 7% in after-hours trading after it said sa
Gap December same-store sales fell 2%, net sales fall to $2 billion
Market Watch / Posted 1 months ago
Gap Inc. GPS, +5.73% shares are down 7% in after-hours trading after it said same-store sales were down 5% for the month. The consensus estimate was a decline of just 3.5%, according to Reuters. Net sales for the five-week period ending Jan. 3 were... Read more
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Business Wire
Gap Inc. Reports December Sales ResultsOn a constant currency basis, December 2015 net sales decreased 3 percent when
Gap Inc. Reports December Sales Results
Business Wire / Posted 1 months ago
On a constant currency basis, December 2015 net sales decreased 3 percent when compared with last year. In calculating the net sales change on a constant currency basis, current year foreign exchange rates are applied to both current year and prior... Read more

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