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Federated selling off its debt
In an effort to improve what's left of its Fingerhut catalog business, Federated announced it would auction off $2.4 billion...
A survey says consumers are spending less
For the first time in more than a decade, consumers are reported to be cutting back on their spending. A consumer survey...
Best Buy is hurt in the resultant stock dumping
Circuit City Stores (Richmond, Va.) announced that it was lowering its profit outlook for the quarter ending November 30. It...
Retailer reports significant third quarter growth
RadioShack Corp. (Fort Worth, Texas) announced a healthy earnings increase of nearly 30 percent for its fourth quarter 2000...
Plans for the giant format speed up
A SuperTarget rollout is on its way, with 14 new outlets slated to open this year. Minneapolis-based Target Corp. held a...
Makes Best Small Companies list for fifth...
Koala Corp., Denver-based provider of "family friendly solutions for business," includingparental convenience and children's...
Apparel company announces new president,...
A few hours after announcing the appointment of a new president, Duck Head Apparel Company (Winder, Ga.) reported a modest...
Expands its relationship with AOL
Federated Department Stores (Cincinnati) announced that it has significantly expanded its e-commerce relationship with...
Retailer reports increased third quarter earnings
Sears, Roebuck reported an increased third-quarter net income in 2000 of $278 million, compared with reported 1999 third-...
The tween retailer drops boys' merchandise...
Tween-focused retail is heating up -- especially for girls. The Gymboree Corp. (Burlingame, Calif.) will convert Zutopia,...

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