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US Q3 in brief –Boot Barn Holdings, VF Corp, Genesco

5 February 2020 | just-style

In the latest third-quarter filings from US apparel and footwear brands and retailers, Boot Barn Holdings has delivered an increase in both profit and revenue with the company "well-positioned" to deliver a solid finish to fiscal 2020, Stage Stores has narrowed its net loss, and American Eagle Outfitters has booked record sales. Elsewhere, J.Crew Group has announced an agreement on the terms of a transaction that will enable it to separate its J.Crew and Madewell brands into two independent companies and pursue a proposed IPO of Madewell. ... read more


US holiday sales in brief – Target Corp, Zumiez, Urban Outfitters

16 January 2020 | just-style

It's been a mixed bag of holiday sales filings from US apparel and footwear brands and retailers as Target's holiday sales failed to meet company expectations but Urban Outfitters reported record results. Elsewhere, L Brands has lowered its fourth-quarter earnings guidance and Kohl's is now expecting fiscal 2019 diluted earnings per share to be at the low end of its guidance range.... read more


Hudson's Bay Co names Nairn as president

14 January 2020 | Michelle Russell

Canadian department store retailer Hudson's Bay has appointed Iain Nairn, former CEO of Australian retailer David Jones, as its new president.... read more


Hudson's Bay Co. reaches takeover deal

6 January 2020 | Hannah Abdulla

Following a lengthy acquisition battle, Canadian retail chain Hudson's Bay Co. (HBC) has accepted a bid for the company to be taken private at C$11 per share.... read more


Catalyst Capital makes third offer for Hudson's Bay Co

28 November 2019 | Michelle Russell

Canadian retailer Hudson's Bay Company (HBC) has received a third – and higher – offer from Catalyst Capital Group to acquire the company.... read more


Hudson's Bay completes sale of Lord & Taylor to Le Tote

11 November 2019 | Beth Wright

Canadian retailer Hudson's Bay Company (HBC) has completed the sale of its Lord & Taylor banner to fashion rental subscription service startup Le Tote for US$100m. ... read more


US Q2 in brief – Boot Barn Holdings, VF Corp, Stage Stores

1 November 2019 | just-style

In the latest second-quarter filings from US apparel and footwear brands and retailers, Boot Barn Holdings has delivered what CEO Jim Conroy called an "outstanding" second-quarter, VF Corp has reaffirmed its full-year outlook, and Oxford Industries has posted its tenth consecutive quarter of consolidated comparable sales growth. Elsewhere, Genesco moved to a profit, while G-III Apparel Group has revised its full-year guidance in the wake of Trump's latest tariff hike. ... read more


Hudson's Bay Company to be taken private

22 October 2019 | Beth Wright

Canadian retailer Hudson's Bay Company (HBC) has entered into a definitive agreement with a group of HBC shareholders to take the company private at a price of CAD10.30 per share in cash.... read more


New JC Penney head of planning, allocation and pricing

16 October 2019 | Michelle Russell

US department store retailer JC Penney has appointed former Macy’s executive Laurie Wilson as senior vice president of planning, allocation and pricing.... read more


Hudson's Bay investor slams privatisation offer

3 October 2019 | Hannah Abdulla

Another of Canadian retailer Hudson's Bay Company (HBC)'s investors has slammed chairman Richard Baker's CAD1.74bn offer to take the company private.... read more


Hudson's Bay to cease Netherlands operations

23 September 2019 | Beth Wright

Hudson's Bay Company (HBC) is to close its 15 Hudson’s Bay stores, e-commerce site and headquarters in the Netherlands before the end of the year.... read more


Hudson's Bay widens Q2 net loss amid sales slump

13 September 2019 | Beth Wright

Hudson's Bay Company CEO Helena Foulkes says the Canadian retail group is "still in the early stages of what HBC can become" after reporting weak sales and a drop in gross margins during the second quarter.... read more


Lord & Taylor to be sold to fashion rental firm Le Tote for $100m

29 August 2019 | Beth Wright

Canadian retailer Hudson's Bay Company (HBC) has inked a deal to sell its Lord & Taylor banner for US$100m to clothing rental startup Le Tote.... read more


Catalyst adds extra 10% stake in Hudson's Bay Company

21 August 2019 | Beth Wright

Private equity firm Catalyst Capital is to acquire 10.05% of the outstanding stock in Hudson's Bay Company (HBC) for CAD187m in a move that could block a deal to take the Canadian retailer private by its executive chairman.... read more


JC Penney warned on potential NYSE delisting

9 August 2019 | Beth Wright

JC Penney has been warned of a potential delisting from the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) after shares in the US department store retailer traded below US$1 for a period of 30 days.... read more


Catalyst Capital Group ups HBC share offer

7 August 2019 | Beth Wright

Stakeholders in Hudson's Bay Company (HBC) have received an improved offer from Catalyst Capital Group – with the private equity firm now seeking to purchase up to CAD200m worth of shares in the Canadian retailer.... read more


US Q1 in brief – Boot Barn Holdings, VF Corp, Cherokee Global Brands

1 August 2019 | just-style

In the latest first-quarter filings from US apparel and footwear brands and retailers, VF Corp has raised its fiscal 2020 outlook, Cherokee Global Brands booked a mixed first quarter and announced it will officially rebrand to Apex Global Brands, Destination Maternity reported a challenging start to the year amid the news Marla Ryan will step down as CEO, while PVH Corp saw profits slip. Dick's Sporting Goods enjoyed higher sales as did Footlocker. ... read more


JC Penney new hire to bolster stores and omnichannel

31 July 2019 | Beth Wright

US retail giant JC Penney has announced more leadership changes, bringing James DePaul on board as executive vice president of stores while Mike Robbins, executive vice president of stores and supply chain, leaves the company.... read more


Catalyst Capital Group in HBC share offer

26 July 2019 | Beth Wright

Canadian retailer Hudson's Bay Company (HBC) shareholders have received an offer from private equity firm Catalyst Capital Group to purchase up to CAD150m worth of shares in the firm.... read more


JC Penney denies debt restructuring claims

22 July 2019 | Beth Wright

US retail giant JC Penney has responded to reports the company has hired advisers to explore debt restructuring options, noting it has a "strong liquidity position" and is not preparing for a restructuring or bankruptcy.... read more


Hudson's Bay optimistic despite Q1 sales slip

17 June 2019 | Beth Wright

Hudson's Bay Company (HBC) CEO Helena Foulkes has hailed progress on a "number of crucial fronts" despite a drop in first-quarter sales. ... read more


HBC sells European joint venture and mulls take-private bid

12 June 2019 | Beth Wright

Canadian retailer Hudson's Bay Company (HBC) has inked a deal to sell its remaining European real estate and divest the related retail joint (JV) for CAD1.5bn (US$1.13bn) amid the news a group of its shareholders wants to take the company private.... read more


JCPenney names Ejarque Lopez as GMM women’s apparel

4 June 2019 | Leonie Barrie

US department store retailer JCPenney Company has today (4 June) named Victor Ejarque Lopez as its senior vice president, general merchandise manager for women’s apparel.... read more


US Q4 in brief – VF Corp, Boot Barn Holdings, Destination Maternity

23 May 2019 | just-style

In the latest fourth-quarter filings from US apparel and footwear brands and retailers, Iconix Brand Group reported a GAAP net loss, CEO of PHV Corp, Emanuel Chirico, said the company is "very pleased" with its fourth-quarter and full year 2018 results, and Guess Inc released its first results under new CEO Carlos Alberini.... read more


JC Penney looks to new chief customer officer to revitalise brand

21 May 2019 | Hannah Abdulla

US retail giant JC Penney has announced another C-suite appointment, bringing Shawn Gensch on board as executive vice president, chief customer officer, to revitalise the brand and drive customer-centric strategies to grow store traffic.... read more


Hudson's Bay optimistic despite fourth-quarter sales slip

4 April 2019 | Beth Wright

Shares in Hudson's Bay Company (HBC) remained up by almost 6% this afternoon (4 April) as CEO Helena Foulkes hailed the Canadian retailer as "far stronger" than it was a year ago despite a drop in fourth-quarter sales.... read more


JC Penney names new CFO as it eyes return to profit

28 March 2019 | Beth Wright

US retail giant JC Penney has announced another C-suite appointment, bringing Bill Wafford on board as executive vice president, chief financial officer.... read more


The price of US imports from China continues to fall

19 March 2019 | Leonie Barrie

Despite concerns about sourcing from China amid an intensifying trade war with the US, newly-published figures show China continues to dominate US apparel imports – with import volume rising and prices continuing to fall again last year.... read more


Outlook for UK retailers looks bleak

11 March 2019 | Hannah Abdulla

The outlook for UK retailers continues to look bleak. UK department store John Lewis blamed a "challenging" retail backdrop for a more than 45% drop in full-year profits to GBP160m. It was a similar story for rival Debenhams, which issued a warning on full-year profits based on poor sales performance. In an update, the retailer said for the 18 weeks to 5 January, gross transaction value fell 5.6% and like-for-like sales were down 5.7%. ... read more


How Levi Strauss is driving sustainable change

4 March 2019 | Beth Wright

The denim and jeans sector is having to work tirelessly to change perceptions over its sustainability, or lack of it. But change is nigh, promises Michael Kobori, vice president of social and environmental sustainability at Levi Strauss & Co. The company recently expanded its Partnership for Cleaner Textiles (PaCT) programme to four countries in Asia and is now engaging in one of its most ambitious plans to date, with a target to cut carbon emissions across its supply chain by 40% by 2025. "At this point, that is the most aggressive target in the industry, we believe, in terms of both the magnitude and the timeframe," Kobori tells just-style.... read more


JC Penney ups stores closures to 18

1 March 2019 | Beth Wright

US retail giant JC Penney is to shutter 18 full-line stores this summer as part of its bid to return to profitable growth.... read more


JC Penney continues to bolster leadership team

28 February 2019 | Beth Wright

US retail giant JC Penney has further bolstered its leadership team, naming former Gap Inc and Target Corp executive Michelle Wlazlo as executive vice president, chief merchant, as part of its bid to drive sustainable profitable growth.... read more


British MPs call for laws to tackle fast fashion

25 February 2019 | Hannah Abdulla

The UK government is being urged to introduce legislation that requires fashion brands and retailers to perform due diligence checks across their supply chains and take more responsibility for the environmental impact of their businesses. ... read more


Cambodia facing trade benefits suspension

18 February 2019 | Beth Wright

The European Union has officially started the process that could lead to the temporary suspension of Cambodia's preferential access to the EU market under the Everything But Arms (EBA) trade scheme. The move follows a warning toCambodia in Octoberthat without clear and demonstrable improvements to its human rights situation there would be asuspension of trade preferences. Not surprisingly, the news has disappointedthe Garment Manufacturers Association in Cambodia (GMAC), which sayssuch a movewould jeopardise the country's efforts to build a responsible apparel supply chain.... read more


JC Penney to focus on "higher margin" apparel

12 February 2019 | Hannah Abdulla

US retailer JC Penney is looking to tighten its core offering, ditching products like major appliances and focusing more on higher margin products such as apparel.... read more


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