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June proved to be a more positive month for the few US apparel retailers who still report their monthly sales, thanks to better weather conditions and the Memorial Day holiday shift.
April showers did not bring forth May revenue flowers as the slow start to the spring season continued for the few US apparel retailers who still report their monthly sales.
US specialty clothing retailer Gap Inc has been downgraded to junk status by Fitch Ratings in the latest of a series of woes for the company, which earlier this week warned about slumping sales in its first quarter and steps to streamline its business.
The spring season appears to be off to a slow start for the few US apparel retailers who still report their monthly sales, with cool, wet weather continuing to dampen demand for spring clothing collections.
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US speciality clothing retailer Gap Inc is to shutter all eight of its Banana Republic stores in the UK, with the majority of the locations due to close by the end of fiscal 2016.
Despite posting its 17th month of negative comparable sales in September, US apparel giant Gap saw its share price climb as the results were better than expected and included a positive performance from its Old Navy division.
US retail giant Gap Inc has named its former executive, Jamie Gersch, as chief marketing officer (CMO) of Old Navy in a bid to drive the brand's vision in the run-up to the holiday season.
US apparel giant Gap Inc has revealed it will partner with Oregon-based lifestyle brand Pendleton Woolen Mills on a limited-edition collection set to roll out in the autumn.
US apparel giant Gap Inc has published the names and locations of the factories which manufacture garments for its namesake, Banana Republic, Old Navy and Athleta brands.
Major apparel groups including Adidas, Gap Inc, Inditex, Gildan and Asics have been included in the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI), putting the companies among the best-in-class sustainability performers globally.
A massive blaze that swept through US apparel giant Gap Inc's Fishkill distribution centre in New York City at the end of last month was caused by arson, an official investigation has found.
More favourable hot and dry weather and an uptick in consumer confidence resulted in a bounce-back in US same-store sales for August. For the few apparel retailers who still report their monthly sales, however, an increase in technology and travel spend weighed on monthly results.
US apparel giant Gap saw its share price tumble as it turned in its 15th negative monthly comparable sales result that missed analyst estimates and a fall in net revenues for August.
A massive blaze has swept through US apparel giant Gap Inc's Fishkill distribution centre in New York City.
Gap Inc's overall pace of decline has moderated since last quarter but sales continued to fall in its second-quarter, with US revenue declines worse than last year, weighed down by a heavy fall in sales at its Banana Republic brand.
US apparel giant Gap Inc has recruited the chief executive officer of toy maker Hasbro, Brian Goldner, to serve on its board of directors as the retailer tries to reverse a slump in sales.
US specialty fashion giant Gap Inc has signed up to the Better Cotton Initiative (BCI) as part of its commitment to help improve cotton farming practices globally.
Gap Inc has put an end to its 14-month run of negative same store sales, helped by a 5% increase in comparable sales at Old Navy.
US speciality fashion giant Gap Inc has told just-style it is collaborating with unions, governments and industry associations to improve working conditions in the factories that make its clothes after a study found violations at suppliers in India, Indonesia and Cambodia.
In a bid to save US$275m a year, US speciality clothing retailer Gap Inc has announced it will be closing 75 Old Navy and Banana Republic stores outside North America.
Gap Inc said it must transform at a faster pace as the US clothing giant revealed its thirteenth consecutive month of negative same store sales.
US retail giant Gap Inc has appointed veteran global sourcing executive Sonia Syngal as global president of its Old Navy brand.
A lacklustre spring merchandise assortment that failed to drive sales and resulted in a surplus of inventory led to a "disappointing" March performance for Gap Inc, with the US clothing giant's comparable store falling for the twelfth month in a row.
Gap Inc has said it is "encouraged" by the initial response to its spring collection, despite the US retail giant posting yet another decline in monthly comparable store sales.
Gap Inc's turnaround visibility remains low and could happen later than anticipated – late 2016/early 2017, according to one analyst, after the US clothing giant saw its fourth-quarter and full-year profits slump.
US specialty clothing retailer Gap Inc expects full-year earnings to be at the high end of its guidance, despite the US retail giant posting net sales and comparable store sales declines in the fourth-quarter and month of January.
Innovation was the hot topic last week as a raft of apparel and textile companies revealed new fabrics, fibres and technologies designed to shake-up the industry.
If evidence is needed as to the new direction likely to be pursued by US retail giant Gap Inc, look no further than the company's new leadership change. It was revealed last week that CEO Glenn Murphy is to step down in February, making way for Art Peck, the head of Gap's digital division.
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