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Avon-Natura tie-up to yield more cost savings: CEO

06 Jan 2020

SAO PAULO/NEW YORK Brazilian cosmetics group Natura & Co on Monday lifted its cost savings target for its takeover of Avon Products as it begins integrating the world's fourth-largest beauty group.

焦点:ネット販売増で複雑化、見えにくい小売各社「真の実力」

27 Dec 2019

[ニューヨーク 23日 ロイター] - クリスマス商戦の時期に同じ店舗を見て回るのが、マーシャル・コーエン氏の30年来の恒例行事だ。

Forget store traffic and bag count: Gauging retail performance in an online world

23 Dec 2019

NEW YORK Marshal Cohen has religiously visited the same stores every holiday season since 1999.

Forget store traffic and bag count - Gauging retail performance in an online world

23 Dec 2019

NEW YORK Marshal Cohen has religiously visited the same stores every holiday season since 1999.

Hudson's Bay quarterly loss widens on discounts amid take-private battle

10 Dec 2019

Hudson's Bay Co reported a bigger third-quarter loss on Tuesday, hit by deeper discounts at luxury chain Saks Fifth Avenue and weak sales at its namesake stores, as the Canadian department store operator tries to take itself private.

U.S. shoppers, mostly online, spend 16% more over holiday weekend

03 Dec 2019

NEW YORK A record number of U.S. consumers spent more online and in stores over the holiday weekend for everything from clothing to toys, the National Retail Federation said on Tuesday.

That frenzied Black Friday crush? Not this year

30 Nov 2019

NEW YORK/WASHINGTON The frenzy associated with Black Friday shopping was missing this year as U.S. retailers offered earlier discounts and more consumers shopped online, though spot checks around the country showed traffic picked up after a sluggish morning. | Video

U.S. shoppers stay away from stores, spend online as Black Friday begins

29 Nov 2019

NEW YORK, Nov 29 U.S. consumers splurged more than $2 billion online in the first hours of Thanksgiving shopping on Thursday, while crowds were largely thin at retailers on the eve of Black Friday, reflecting the broader trend away from shopping at brick-and-mortar stores.

Nordstrom bucks trend of grim retail forecasts; share jump 8%

21 Nov 2019

Nordstrom Inc raised its 2019 forecast, unlike many competitors, and reported third-quarter profit above Wall Street expectations on Thursday as it sold more off-price clothing and kept inventories in check, sending the retailer's shares up about 8% in extended trading.

World News

China virus toll rises to nine as pandemic fears grow

The death toll from a new flu-like coronavirus in China rose to nine on Wednesday with 440 confirmed cases, Chinese health officials said as authorities stepped up efforts to control the outbreak by discouraging public gatherings in Hubei province.