Jockey has devised a new way to measure bra sizes and is offering a $20 kit to help women get a better fit, in what could be a mass-market answer to custom fittings popular among women in boutiques and high-end department stores.
Far from representing the mindset of the consumer or the overall health of retailing, the two mid-tier department stores only represent themselves as they struggle to update their 19th-century business models.
Below are the top department stores stocks on the NYSE and the NASDAQ in terms of return on equity.
The trailing-twelve-month return on equity at The TJX Companies (NYSE: TJX) is 55.47%. TJX's operating margin for the same period is...
May 18, 2013 1:15 AM
PHILIPPINE billionaire John Gokongwei is planning an initial public offering (IPO) of Robinsons Retail Group, the operator of supermarkets and department stores, said three people with knowledge of the matter.
Department stores such as Macy's Inc. (M) and Nordstrom (JWN) sell are retailers that sell a large range of items ranging from apparel and sporting goods to paint and furniture. Over the last 3 decades, department stores in the United States have undergone significant consolidation.