Retail

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    Penney's U.S. February sales down

    J.C. Penney Co Inc's February sales are down from last year, its chief executive said on Friday, as the retailer tries to get shoppers used to a new pricing strategy that does not include...

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    Wal-Mart holiday price cuts hit profits

    Wal-Mart Stores Inc's price cuts hurt its fourth-quarter profit and it plans to trim prices further in the coming months, a move that is expected to keep shrinking margins.The company's...

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    Talbots gets $75 mln loan from Wells Fargo

    Women's apparel chain Talbots Inc , which last month opened its books to a private equity firm, said it secured a new term loan and an amendment to its credit facility.

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    US retail sales pick up in January

    US retail sales geared up in January as consumers flocked to stores and restaurants amid unseasonably warm weather in large areas of the country.

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    S&P assigns Claire's Stores notes rating

    Standard & Poor's Ratings Services said today that it assigned its 'B' issue-level rating to the company's $400 million senior secured first-lien notes. According to the company, Claire's...

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    H&M January same-store sales rise 3 pct

    World no.2 fashion retailer Hennes & Mauritz said on Wednesday sales at its established stores grew in January for a second consecutive month, by 3 percent in local currencies.

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    Amazon tests e-commerce waters in India

    US online retail giant Amazon has made its first foray into India with launch of a shopping website, Junglee.com, as it tests the waters for a possible full entry into the nation's...

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    Taubman quarterly earnings surpass estimates

    Taubman Centers Inc reported a drop in quarterly earnings, but they easily beat Wall Street's estimate as sales at its luxury malls grew a 14.2 percent, and rents and occupancy rates...