Charlotte Russe Holding Inc reported a fourth-quarter loss on markdowns Wednesday, the same day shareholder KarpReilly Capital Partners LP offered to take the women's-apparel retailer private in a deal valued at about $198.6 million.
British fashion label Ted Baker reported a slowdown in sales growth in the third quarter of its financial year, hit by a big drop in wholesale sales, and said it was cautious about prospects for the fourth quarter.
Urban Outfitters Inc reported a 31 percent rise in quarterly net profit on Thursday, as the apparel, accessories and home goods retailer got a boost from higher profit margins and sales gains at its chains.
Shares of Perry Ellis International Inc plunged to their lowest levels in almost 8 years, as the apparel maker, stung by bigger discounts and ballooning costs, sees bleak days ahead amid a stormy retail environment.
Philip Green, the billionaire owner of Bhs department stores and the Arcadia group of fashion companies, said he has purchased a 28 percent stake in Moss Bros and was considering making an offer for the mens fashion retailer.
Watchmaker Fossil Inc posted better-than-expected quarterly results, but cut its fourth-quarter earnings outlook to reflect a weaker economy and pressure from the strengthening U.S. dollar, sending its shares down 6 percent.
Online fashion retailer EBTM Plc said on Friday it expects to post a small operating loss for the first half, mainly on challenging trading conditions for its wholesale division, and its shares fell 38 percent in morning trade.