Retail Briefs

October 2004
Home Textiles Today;10/18/2004, Vol. 26 Issue 8, p2
Trade Publication
The article presents various news items related to textile industry. Hoisting a yellow flag and bracing Wall Street for an earnings disappointment Linens 'n Things Inc. warned that third-quarter profits will come in beneath its previous forecast, hampered by slower traffic, lower same store sales, weaker margins and the impact of recent hurricanes. Target Corp. recently announced it will launch the Isaac Mizrahi brand into home next spring, an expansion of the co-branded apparel association the designer and the retailer debuted in 2003.


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