Walmart and Target are the top go-to retail stores for college students, according to a new study.
The rising cost of goods and a challenging economic environment took its toll on Gap Inc.'s first-quarter sales and earnings.
Trans World Entertainment reported a 78% improvement in net loss to $2.5 million, or 8 cents per share, for the first quarter as compared with a net loss of $11.4 million or 36 cents per share for the same period last year.
The Children's Place Retail Stores has announced net sales of $430.8 million for the first quarter ended April 30, a 2% increase compared with $422.1 million in the first quarter of fiscal 2010.
Amazon.com has launched an electronics trade-in service that allows customers to exchange their used electronics for Amazon.com gift cards.
Limited Brands reported that adjusted earnings per share for the first quarter ended April 30, were 40 cents compared with adjusted earnings per share of 25 cents for the quarter ended May 1.
Advance Auto Parts reported that first quarter earnings per diluted share were $1.35 , which was a 13.4% increase over the first quarter last year.
PetSmart has reported earnings of 61 cents per share, up 33% compared with 46 cents per share in the first quarter of 2010.
Del Monte Foods Co. announced that it has appointed David West as its new CEO, effective Aug. 15. West will also join the company's board of directors in June.