Tag: footwear


Supply chain snags could knock out $17B in apparel and footwear profit in 2022: report

January 26, 2022

Via: Retail Dive

Supply chains around the world are still working through bottlenecks along nearly every point in the chain, from raw material production to domestic trucking. While last year’s holiday season didn’t bring the system-wide collapse that some feared, retailers and brands […]

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Is it lights out for Lord & Taylor?

May 13, 2019

Via: Retail Dive

A year after rumors surfaced that HBC was looking into selling Lord & Taylor, the company made it official, saying last week that a sale is among the strategic options it’s now pursuing for its small, struggling department store banner. […]

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Footwear retailer hits Q4 goals, surpasses $1 billion in sales

March 24, 2017

Via: Chain Store Age

Highly promotional activity and increased multichannel initiatives not only helped Shoe Carnival hit its expectations, but exceed $1 billion in net sales for the year. For the quarter ended January 28, 2017, the retailer’s net sales were $234.2 million, a […]

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Nike loses footing on revenue miss

March 23, 2017

Via: Retail Dive

Nike Inc. on Tuesday reported fiscal 2017 third quarter earnings that mostly beat analyst expectations, but Wall Street took a dim view of the report, sending shares down nearly 6%, because it also showed a revenue miss. Q3 revenues rose […]

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Footwear giant in customization partnership

March 13, 2017

Via: Chain Store Age

Shoppers will soon be able to personalize and accessorize the shoes they buy at DSW Inc. The retailer has entered into a partnership with Trend:Bar, a new, Los Angeles-based company that produces luxe fabric stickers, appliques, charms, shoelaces, patches, and […]

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Wal-Mart buys Shoebuy for $70 million to bolster

January 5, 2017

Via: Internet Retailer

Wal-Mart Stores Inc. has accessorized its recently acquired online marketplace by buying it one of the largest shoe e-retailers in North America. Wal-Mart, No. 4 in the Internet Retailer 2016 Top 500 Guide, today announced it bought online shoe and apparel […]

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The bright spot in the apparel industry is…

July 29, 2016

Via: Retailing Today

Consumers are putting their best foot forward when it comes to spending. One of the brightest spots in the apparel industry is the footwear category, according to a report on Overall, footwear sales have outpaced apparel in recent years, […]