Author: Andy Polk

The TJX Companies Inc. reported first-quarter earnings that beat expectations and raised its outlook.Net sales for the first quarter of fiscal 2020 increased 7 percent to $9.3 billion, exceeding Wall Street’s consensus estimate of $9.22 billion....

Urban Outfitters Inc. reported earnings in the first quarter declined 21,0 percent to $32.6 million, or 31 cents a share as gross margins were hurt by underperforming women’s apparel at the Anthropologie and Urban Outfitters brands. Earnings surpassed Wall Street’s target of 26 cents....

Stein Mart plans to house Amazon lockers in 200 of its 283 stores. Amazon Hub Lockers are secure, self-service kiosks that provide customers of the online retailer an alternative delivery option to pick up and return their Amazon packages....