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Chico's Sets 120 Store Closures, Cuts 240 Jobs

Sales, comps and adjusted earnings all rise, surpass expectations.

Consumer Price Index Inches Up

Apparel prices overall rose 0.3 percent in January.

TJX Ups Minimum Pay, But Target Hangs Back

Major retailers' moves to boost the minimum pay of their workers gained an ally Wednesday in The TJX Cos. Inc. but failed to win the support of Target Corp.

Italy's OVS Sets Share Price in IPO

The listing will raise about $469 million gross of fees and costs related to the transaction.

L Brands Profits Climb

L Brands Inc. posted gains in fourth-quarter and full-year profits.

Irving Place Capital to Restructure Fund

Investor in talks with Coller Capital and Abu Dhabi Investment Authority.

Weather's Impact on Weekly Sales Modest

Year-on-year sales grow 2.1 percent as sequential sales decline.

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2XU Aims to Boost U.S. Sales

The Australian-based activewear brand that specializes in engineered compression apparel is launching its first global marketing campaign.

Consumer Confidence Falls in February

The Index is now at 96.4.

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Ann Inc. Seen Seeking Buyer, Stock Jumps 9%

The retailer is said to have reached out to potential buyers, including rivals, in recent weeks.

Walmex's Sales Disappoint; Looks to 'Double' Size

Walmex posted a 6% jump in 2014 operating income though same-store sales disappointed as Mexican consumers tightened their belts in a weakening economy

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