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USA: Charming Shoppes Tries E-Sourcing For Size just-style.com | 14 Sep 04

Plus-size apparel chain Charming Shoppes Inc is switching to online procurement in some of its key categories in an attempt to bring down costs.


USA: Retailers' August 2004 Sales Roundup just-style.com | 2 Sep 04

The following is a general round-up of apparel and shoe chains' August sales results. The list will be updated as new results become available.


USA: Charming Shoppes Reports Q2 Profit of $27.7m just-style.com | 19 Aug 04

Plus-size ladies’ wear retailer Charming Shoppes Inc has reported second-quarter profit of $27.7 million, or 22 cents a share, compared to $18.6m, or 15 cents a share, in the same period last year.


USA: Retailers' July 2004 Sales Roundup just-style.com | 6 Aug 04

The following is a general round-up of apparel and shoe chains' July sales results which have been released over the past few days. The list will be updated as new results become available.


USA: Retailers' June 2004 Sales Roundup just-style.com | 8 Jul 04

The following is a general round-up of apparel and shoe chains' June sales results which have been released over the past few days. The list will be updated as new results become available.


USA: Charming Shoppes Names Chasin SVP Marketing just-style.com | 3 Jun 04

Plus-size women's apparel retailer Charming Shoppes Inc has named Hilary Chasin as senior vice-president of marketing.


USA: Charming Shoppes Q1 Income Soars 178% just-style.com | 19 May 04

Plus-size apparel retailer Charming Shoppes Inc has posted a 178 per cent leap in first quarter net income to $26.92 million, up from $9.68m in the same period last year.


USA: Round-Up Of Retailers' April Sales Results just-style.com | 6 May 04

Here is a general round-up of United States apparel and footwear retailers' April 2004 sales results released this week. Please note that this article will be updated as individual retailers' results are released.


USA: Round-Up Of Retailers' March Sales Results just-style.com | 8 Apr 04

Here is a general round-up of United States apparel and footwear retailers' March 2004 sales results released this week. Please note that this article will be updated as individual retailers' results are released.


USA: Lane Bryant Gauges Online Customer Satisfaction just-style.com | 6 Apr 04

Plus-size fashion chain Lane Bryant has engaged online data analysis firm ForeSee Results to gauge customer satisfaction through its web channel.


USA: Coalition Targets Apparel Firms Over Ties To Tarrant just-style.com | 2 Apr 04

A coalition of human rights groups has chastised several leading US apparel companies and praised others for their differing responses to alleged worker rights violations in Mexico.


USA: Charming Shoppes Q4 Income Soars 162% just-style.com | 18 Mar 04

Plus-size women's apparel retailer Charming Shoppes Inc has reported a 162 per cent rise in fourth quarter net income to $10.14 million, up from $3.87m in the same period a year ago.


USA: Round-Up Of Retailers' Feb Sales Results just-style.com | 4 Mar 04

Here is a general round-up of United States apparel and footwear retailers' February 2004 sales results released this week. Please note that this article will be updated as individual retailers' results are released.


USA: Charming Shoppes Names Bourlon Exec VP Sourcing just-style.com | 9 Feb 04

Plus-size women's apparel retailer Charming Shoppes Inc has named Michel Bourlon as its new executive vice-president of sourcing.


USA: Round-Up Of Retailers' Jan Sales Results just-style.com | 5 Feb 04

Here is a general round-up of United States apparel and footwear retailers' January 2004 sales results released this week. Please note that this article will be updated as individual retailers' results are released.


USA: American Eagle Implements ProfitLogic Solution just-style.com | 3 Feb 04

Casual apparel retailer American Eagle Outfitters will attempt to improve its overall profitability through the implementation of merchandising software by Massachusetts-based IT firm ProfitLogic.


USA: Round-Up Of Retailers' Dec Sales Results just-style.com | 8 Jan 04

The following is a general round-up of United States apparel and footwear retailers' December 2003 sales results released this week:


USA: Charming Shoppes Announces Key Appointments just-style.com | 6 Jan 04

Plus-size women's apparel retailer Charming Shoppes Inc has appointed Lorna Nagler as president of its Lane Bryant division and Dianen Paccione as president of Catherine’s Plus Sizes.


CANADA: Consulting Firm Karabus Signs High Profile Retailers just-style.com | 10 Dec 03

Leading retail consulting firm Karabus Management has announced the addition of Bloomingdales, Northern Group, Casual Male and Charming Shoppes to its portfolio.


USA: Round-Up Of Retailers' Nov Sales Results just-style.com | 4 Dec 03

The following is a general round-up of United States apparel and footwear retailers’ November sales results released this week.


USA: Charming Shoppes Turns Profit For Q3 just-style.com | 20 Nov 03

Clothing retailer Charming Shoppes has posted third quarter profit of $2.2 million, after a loss of $292,000 in the same period last year.


USA: October Retail Sales Results Round-Up just-style.com | 6 Nov 03

The following is a general round-up of apparel and footwear retailers' October sales results released in the past couple of days: Arkansas-based department store group Dillard's Inc reported a five per cent slide in October same-store sales and said total sales for the four weeks ended November 1 also fell five per cent to $481.3m from $509.3m last year.


USA: Charming Shoppes Picks ProfitLogic's Markdown Solution just-style.com | 4 Nov 03

Women's plus-size specialty apparel retailer, Charming Shoppes Inc, has selected ProfitLogic Price to increase the profitability of its markdown decisions at its Fashion Bug chain. The operator of 2,242 stores, which also operates banners such as Lane Bryant and Catherine's Plus Sizes, said the software will provide it with "better management of markdowns and improved pricing decisions across regions".


USA: Round-Up Of Retailers' Sept Sales Results just-style.com | 9 Oct 03

The following is a general round-up of US apparel and footwear retailers' September sales results released this week:


USA: August Same-Store Sales Results Round-Up just-style.com | 4 Sep 03

The following is a general round-up of US clothing and footwear retailers' August sales results released in the past couple of days:


USA: Charming Shoppes Posts Q2 Profit, Sales Slide just-style.com | 21 Aug 03

Specialty retailer of women's plus-size fashions, Charming Shoppes Inc, on Thursday posted a fall in second quarter earnings as soft sales at its Lane Bryant brand hampered the group's performance. The Pennsylvania-based company reported a profit of $18.6 million, or 15 cents per diluted share, for the quarter ended August 2, compared to a profit of $25.5m, or 20 cents per share, in the year-ago period.


USA: Round-Up Of Apparel Retailers' July Sales Results just-style.com | 7 Aug 03

The following is a general round-up of US and Canadian apparel and footwear retailers' July sales results released in the past couple of days:


USA: Round-Up Of Retailers' June Sales Results just-style.com | 10 Jul 03

The following is a general round-up of US clothing and footwear retailers' June sales results released in the past couple of days: Men's fashion chain Men's Wearhouse Inc posted a better-than-expected 7.6 per cent jump in same-store sales for last month and added total sales in the five weeks to July 5 climbed 8.4 per cent to $138.1 million from $127.4m in the year-ago period.


USA: May Sales Results Round-Up just-style.com | 5 Jun 03

The following is a general round-up of apparel and footwear retailers' May sales results released in the past couple of days: Casual apparel chain American Eagle Outfitters Inc said its same-store sales at its own brand stores rose 1.1 per cent last month with total sales up 12.2 per cent to $97.6 million from $87m last year. The operator of 870 stores added total same-store sales, which include its Bluenotes/Thriftys stores in Canada, rose 0.4 per cent with total sales at its Canadian operations up slightly at $5.5m from $5.4m.


USA: Charming Shoppes Suffers Q1 Profit Slump just-style.com | 22 May 03

Women's plus-size apparel chain Charming Shoppes Inc suffered a sharp slide in first quarter net profit as sales slumped, it revealed on Thursday. The Pennsylvania-based operator of 2,245 stores under banners such as Lane Bryant, Fashion Bug and Catherine's Plus Sizes, reported net income of $9.7 million, or eight cents per share, versus $17.3m, or 14 cents per share, in the year-ago period.

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