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.
4 October 2012
The Wet Seal has yet again urged its shareholders to reject Clinton Group's efforts to replace experienced board members with directors who allegedly lack the relevant experience.
3 October 2012
Women's wear retailer Christopher & Banks says its interim chief executive Joel Waller will remain in the role for an additional three months until March.
3 October 2012
Teen retailer The Wet Seal has lifted its comparable store sales forecast for the third quarter driven by its focus on a fast fashion strategy.
1 October 2012
The Wet Seal has urged its shareholders to reject Clinton Group's efforts to replace experienced directors with less qualified members during what the company described as a "critical time".
28 September 2012
The Clinton Group has lashed back at claims by US teen retailer The Wet Seal that it has been supported by two proxy advisers to keep its board.
27 September 2012
The battle for control of troubled US teen clothing retailer The Wet Seal continues, with two proxy advisers recommending shareholders reject Clinton Group's efforts to replace six of its board members.
25 September 2012
Teen fashion retailer The Wet Seal Inc is has urged its shareholders to reject efforts by dissident investor Clinton Group to replace experienced board members - and says it has taken "positive steps" to address their concerns.
21 September 2012
Teen fashion retailer The Wet Seal Inc has ended a "poison pill" shareholder rights plan recently adopted to defend itself against potential takeovers, and says it hopes to reach a "reasonable compromise" with dissident stockholder Clinton Group.
7 September 2012
The Wet Seal has called on shareholders to postpone making a decision on calls by the Clinton Group to replace its board before the holiday season.