Tag: Gap Inc.

Retail Types, Stores

Should retailers open stores in malls or look outside for better results?

February 27, 2023

Via: RetailWire

Bath & Body Works, among several chains reorienting their footprint away from malls, added 95 off-mall North American stores in 2022 and plans to open approximately 90 more in 2023. Forty-five of the stores Bath & Body Works closed in […]

News & Trends

Gap expands tech investments with deal for AI retail analytics startup

October 7, 2021

Via: RetailWire

Gap Inc. has acquired Context-Based 4 Casting Ltd. (CB4), a New York and Tel Aviv-based start-up that uses artificial intelligence and machine learning technologies to improve the customer experience and drive sales through predictive analytics and demand sensing. “We believe […]

Customer Engagement, Customer Experience

Did Gap just learn that no good tweet goes unpunished?

November 5, 2020

Via: RetailWire

The recent and still undecided presidential election was one of the most contentious races in modern U.S. history. Even before the voting was done, there were some politicos and pundits talking about the need for whomever won the election to […]

News & Trends

While government backstops business, distressed retailers left out, Moody’s says

April 21, 2020

Via: Retail Dive

The stimulus packages passed by the federal government to backstop an economy in free fall could provide some relief for the retail world, which has gone through an unprecedented disruption. Moody’s analysts point out that tax changes in the CARES […]

News & Trends

Gap Inc.’s Stock Rises Despite A Fall In October Sales

November 16, 2016

Via: Forbes

Investors seem to think that a small sales drop is better than a big one. Apparently this is the reason behind a rally in Gap Inc‘s share price since the time the company reported its October sales and its earnings […]

News & Trends

Gap Inc. Reports October and Third Quarter Sales Results

November 8, 2016

Via: Business Wire

Gap Inc. (NYSE: GPS) today reported that net sales for the four-week period ended October 29, 2016 were $1.20 billion, or flat when compared with the four-week period ended October 31, 2015. For the third quarter of fiscal year 2016, […]