United Parcel Service Inc. said it expects six days during this holiday season to surpass its single-busiest shipping day last year, a workload sure to put its yearlong preparation to the test as online retail sales rise.
Kohl’s Corp., the third-largest U.S. retailer, fell in extended trading after saying annual profit will be at the lower end of its forecast, hurt by a sales slowdown toward the end of its third quarter.
Nordstrom Inc.’s share price is outperforming Macy’s Inc. as investors bet its earnings will accelerate more than its rival’s in 2015.
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Amazon.com Inc’s sales projections for the crucial holiday quarter disappointed, and third-quarter results missed Wall Street’s targets, sending the online retailer’s shares 9 percent lower.
A shortage of transportation equipment and possible labor disruptions at the Long Beach port complex is delaying shipping containers for up to three weeks, threatening timely delivery to retailers for the holiday season.
Under Armour Inc., the second- largest U.S. athletic-apparel maker, declined in early trading after growth slowed last quarter, raising concerns that the company’s torrid expansion is waning.
Struggling retailer Sears Holdings Corp will lay off at least 5,457 employees and close over 100 stores, many before Christmas.
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