23 December 2009
Having delivered apparel and footwear industry news for the past decade, just-style takes a reflective look through its archives to highlight ten key themes that have helped shape the apparel industry over the last 10 years.
21 October 2008
Off-price footwear retailer Shoe Pavilion Inc, which filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in July, is to shutter its entire chain of 64 stores.
27 August 2008
California-based department store chain Mervyns, which last month filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, has been granted final approval for its $465m debtor-in-possession (DIP) financing facility by the US Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware.
22 August 2008
A string of Chapter 11 filings by clothing and footwear retailers in recent months shows that fashion is feeling the pinch of an economic slowdown in the US. However, this week's news that fashion chain Steve & Barry's is being bought by an investment firm for US$168m will do much to buoy the sector. Joe Ayling reports.
5 August 2008
US department store chain Boscov’s has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection and says it is to close ten underperforming stores as it tries to reorganise its business.
18 July 2008
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17 July 2008
Off-price footwear retailer Shoe Pavilion Inc has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection according to a notice posted with the US Securities and Exchange Commission on Tuesday (15 July).
23 June 2008
Off-price footwear retailer Shoe Pavilion has received a written notice from The Nasdaq Stock Market saying the bid price of its common stock has closed below the Nasdaq minimum bid price listing requirement of $1.00 per share for 30 consecutive business days.
26 November 2007
Off-price footwear retailer Shoe Pavilion Inc today (26 November) widened its third quarter net loss as it sold off stock to make way for the addition of a range of new branded consignment merchandise to its stores.
16 November 2007
Independent off-price footwear retailer Shoe Pavilion said that Michael McHugh has been appointed as its new executive VP and chief financial officer.
10 August 2007
Shoe Pavilion has turned in a weaker-than-expected performance in its second quarter, despite a 19.5% rise in net sales over the same period a year before.
1 August 2007
Shoe Pavilion said it expects a net loss for the second quarter of approximately $1.0m to $1.2m, negatively impacted by lower than expected sales at the company's newest stores opened in the last 12 months.
9 May 2007
Off-price footwear retailer Shoe Pavilion Inc swung to a first quarter net loss blaming slow consumer traffic and ongoing construction in many of the shopping centres where its newest stores are located.
19 February 2007
Shoe Pavilion has posted a net sales increase of 38.6%, or $11.3m, to $40.8m for the fourth quarter ended 31 December 2005.
10 January 2007
Off-price footwear retailer Shoe Pavilion said fourth-quarter same-store sales went up 8.6%, contributing to a full-year comparable sales rise of 3.9%.
9 November 2006
Off-price shoe chain Shoe Pavilion reported a net loss in the third quarter of the year, on soft same-store and new store sales.
9 October 2006
Off-price footwear retailer Shoe Pavilion missed third-quarter expectations as same-store sales and net sales failed to meet forecasts.
11 August 2006
Shoe Pavilion has announced that net sales increased 26% to US$31.4m in the second quarter from $24.9m in the prior year period. Same-store sales increased 3.9%.
10 July 2006
Off-price footwear retailer Shoe Pavilion has appointed Bruce Ross as its executive VP and CFO.
6 July 2006
Off-price chain Shoe Pavilion said it is "pleased" with second-quarter results and added that its store openings remain on schedule.
12 May 2006
Off-price footwear retailer Shoe Pavilion said its net income plunged after it met US$500,000 worth of store opening expenses.