- STILL GOING DOWN. Hirano, Koji // WWD: Women's Wear Daily;3/25/2003, Vol. 185 Issue 60, p32
Reports on the decline of the sales of department stores in Tokyo, Japan.
- Profits fall for chain store duo. Kidd, Andrew // Cabinet Maker;04/09/99, Issue 5133, p4
Reports that department store chains Bentalls and Upton & Southern have been profits drop as consumers as both ends of England kept tight control of their spending.
- Same-store sales heat up in June. // Home Textiles Today;6/17/2002, Vol. 23 Issue 41, p33
Reports the condition of same-store sales in the U.S. Sales performance of department stores; Role of the hot weather in driving demand for summer goods; Months representing a peak of seasonal business ahead of a clearance sales.
- Same-stores enjoy late summer push. // Home Textiles Today;9/8/2003, Vol. 25 Issue 2, p20
Reports on the increase in the same-store sales of retailers in New York City. Factors contributing to the increase; Sales performance of department stores.
- JUNE GLOOM. Murphy, Robert // WWD: Women's Wear Daily;7/21/2003, Vol. 186 Issue 14, p12
Reports on the decline in the sales of the department stores in Paris, France.
- Wholesale Heartache. Spethmann, Betsy // Promo;Jun2003, Vol. 16 Issue 7, p135
Focuses on the factors causing the bankruptcy of Jacobsen department store in Northfield, Minnesota. Analysis on the revenue growth of the company; Details on the total assets of the firm; Impact of economic downturn on the earnings of the company.
- Inclement Weather Affects Ames Sales. // WWD: Women's Wear Daily;6/22/2000, Vol. 179 Issue 121, p19
Reports that Ames Department Stores Inc. has warned that lower than expected sales as of June 2000 will lead to a profit decline for the year. Effect of weather conditions on sales; Expected earnings per share in the year ending January 2001; Stock price.
- Ames's relaunch of Hills sites generates loss in quarter. Seckler, Valerie // WWD: Women's Wear Daily;8/20/1999, Vol. 178 Issue 36, p11
Reports on the financial performance of Ames Department Stores for the second quarter of 1999. Losses sustained by company as a result of the opening of former Hills sites stores; Operating profits; Comparable-store sales; Earnings per share.
- May warns Wall St. after slow Back-to-School season. Hogsett, Don // Home Textiles Today;09/11/2000, Vol. 22 Issue 2, p2
Reports on United States-based May Department Stores' expectations for lower third-quarter 2000 profits as a result of the slow summer and back-to-school season. Effect of the news on the company's stock price; Other department stores hit hard by sluggish retail sales.