Basic dominate sputtering sales

July 2003
Home Textiles Today;7/14/2003, Vol. 24 Issue 43, p28
Trade Publication
Reports on the increase of the same-store retail sales of commodity items in New York. Impact of the retail sales on the textile industry; Increase of the need of retail managers for basic items; Average retail sales of the department stores.


Related Articles

  • Clothing Records Dip, Gain. Ramey, Joanna // WWD: Women's Wear Daily;12/14/2004, Vol. 188 Issue 124, p17 

    Reports on the sales performance of retail clothing and accessories stores in Washington in November 2004. Comparison of department store sales between 2003 and 2004; Increase in sales at general merchandise stores; Forecast from the National Retail Federation on holiday sales.

  • Retailers Search for Holiday Spark. Edelson, Sharon; Bowers, Katherine; Moin, David // WWD: Women's Wear Daily;12/13/2005, Vol. 190 Issue 126, p12 

    The article forecasts the sales performance of retailers in the U.S. in December 2005. Retailers are predicted to obtain a total sales gain between 4 to 6 percent for the period. Areas with strong sales are handbags, jewelry, boots, Western looks, scarves, gloves, men's dress shirts, gift cards...

  • Chilly shoppers finally warm up.  // Home Textiles Today;11/17/2003, Vol. 25 Issue 12, p2 

    With cold weather settling in across much of the U.S., purchases on winter clothing is pushing same-store retail sales up by 4.1 percent easily beating a target of 3.7 percent increase. This is according to the report by Redbook retail sales Average. Getting a lift from more normalized weather...

  • There was no joy in retail holiday sales. Lillo, Andrea // Home Textiles Today;1/13/2003, Vol. 24 Issue 18, p2 

    Result on the disappointment of the textile retailers following the unmet holiday sales projection in the U.S. Extension of the sales period; Decrease of sales earnings; Performance of the merchandise categories.

  • A specialized approach. Sloan, Carole // Home Textiles Today;12/10/2001, Vol. 23 Issue 15, p12 

    Discusses the trend of textile fabric industries to indulge in retail trade system in United States. Increase of retailers streamlining vendor bases; Construction of a matrix system by May Corp.; Homogenicity of retailing.

  • Weekly Stock Index.  // WWD: Women's Wear Daily;4/7/2003, Vol. 185 Issue 70, p12 

    Reports on the stock performance of several department stores, softline retailers, vendors and textile companies as of April 7, 2003. 52-week highs and lows in the firms' stock prices; Sales figures; Price-earnings ratio.

  • Price pressures plagued suppliers. Corral, Cecile B. // Home Textiles Today;6/14/2004, Vol. 25 Issue 40, p14 

    Consistent with what the top five category players reported for their own financial results last year, the kitchen textiles industry experienced zero growth in 2003 when retail sales remained flat at $444 million. Carrying the weight of the blame, suppliers say, was the continued slashing of...

  • Textile and Apparel Sectors Lead Rise in U.S. Job Scene. Ellis, Kristi // WWD: Women's Wear Daily;5/10/2004, Vol. 187 Issue 97, p2 

    Reports on the availability of jobs in the textile and apparel industries in the U.S. Percent increase of jobs; Comparison of 2003 and 2004 job openings; Job openings in the manufacturing sector; Department stores; General merchandise stores.

  • Retial Briefs.  // Home Textiles Today;1/26/2009, Vol. 30 Issue 3, p2 

    The article presents news items related to the U.S. retail and textile industries as of January 2009. British designer Orla Kiely will design placemats and aprons as her first exclusive items for Target. Stein Mart will eliminate 178 store-based and 31 field and corporate jobs. Western regional...


Read the Article


Sign out of this library

Other Topics