6 February 2014
The Wet Seal has said it expects to report a larger fourth-quarter loss than previously guided, due to lower-than-expected sales and higher promotional activity.
19 December 2013
Activist investor Clinton Group has said it is looking at financing options for a possible acquisition of US women's apparel retailer Wet Seal.
5 December 2013
The Wet Seal saw its net loss widen in the third quarter, resulting in the teen apparel retailer offering a cautious outlook for the remainder of the year.
13 November 2013
It's not so long ago that teens were something of a sweet spot on the retail landscape, buoyed by a core customer who seemed immune to the recession. But today's teens are not spending money like they used to.
16 October 2013
Teen apparel retailer The Wet Seal has lowered its sales guidance for the third quarter, blaming softer mall traffic in September and October for increased promotional activity.
29 August 2013
Retailer The Wet Seal Inc is extending availability of its plus-size collection to its stores in response to growing demand.
28 August 2013
Teen apparel retailer The Wet Seal has returned to profit during the second quarter, thanks to higher sales, improved margins and lower expenses.
11 June 2013
US retailer The Wet Seal has appointed Lesli Gilbert as EVP, stores and operations.
29 May 2013
Improved merchandise margins have helped The Wet Seal return to profit during the first quarter, with the teen apparel retailer remaining optimistic in its outlook.
10 May 2013
Teen clothing retailer The Wet Seal has lifted its first-quarter guidance because of better-than-expected sales and margins during the period.
15 April 2013
Specialty clothing retailer The Wet Seal has named former Bebe Stores executive Tamara Chamberlain as its new vice president and general merchandise manager of the Arden B division.
4 April 2013
US clothing brand Bebe has appointed Katrina Glusac as chief merchandising officer.
22 March 2013
Speciality retailer The Wet Seal posted substantial losses for the fourth quarter and full year, impacted by falling sales and restructuring charges.
26 February 2013
US value apparel retailer Body Central has announced a series of executive appointments across its merchandising and e-commerce departments.
20 February 2013
Brigitte Bogart is re-joining US women's wear retailer Bebe Stores after an absence of more than three years, to the newly-created role of executive vice president of design and product development.
12 February 2013
US teen apparel retailer The Wet Seal has announced the resignation of Barbara Cook, its senior vice president of store operations, after less than two years in the post.
8 February 2013
2013 got off to a strong start for US clothing and footwear retailers in January, with many reporting their best performance since September 2011.
7 February 2013
The following is a general roundup of US apparel and shoe retailers' January 2013 sales results.
4 February 2013
The Wet Seal has parted company with its president and chief operating officer Ken Seipel and 35 other employees as the teen apparel retailer implements a number of cost-saving initiatives.
8 January 2013
US based teen apparel retailer The Wet Seal has named board member John Goodman as its new CEO, replacing Susan McGalla who left the company at the end of July last year.
3 January 2013
The following is a general roundup of US apparel and shoe retailers' December 2012 sales results.
14 December 2012
Ten Los Angeles based garment contractors making clothes for retailers including Dillard's, Forever 21, Ross Stores and Urban Outfitters have been accused of serious labour violations.
29 November 2012
The following is a general roundup of US apparel and shoe retailers' November 2012 sales results.
26 November 2012
A record 247m shoppers visited US stores and websites over Black Friday weekend, up from 226m last year, according to the National Retail Federation (NRF).
16 November 2012
The Wet Seal has swung to a third-quarter loss after legal costs, impairment charges and falling sales hurt the teen apparel retailer.
1 November 2012
The following is a general roundup of US apparel and shoe retailers' October 2012 sales results.
12 October 2012
Teen retailer The Wet Seal has appointed Lynda Davey as chairman following the resignation of Hal Kahn and three other directors.
8 October 2012
Teen retailer The Wet Seal has settled its proxy battle with dissident shareholder Clinton Group as its chairman and three directors have stepped down from the board.
8 October 2012
The chief merchandising officer of teen retailer The Wet Seal Harriet Sustarsic has resigned to join luxury jeanswear business True Religion.
4 October 2012
The following is a general roundup of US apparel and shoe retailers' September 2012 sales results.