Footwear and apparel company Deckers Outdoor Corp. has declared a significantly improved third quarter performance. Overall sales during the period rose 6.6 percent to $810.5 million, up from $760.35 million last year.
The Japanese cosmetics group announced on Thursday that company sales increased more than 2% in 2017, while net profit gained 16%, on the back of last year's tourist influx in Japan and strong sales across Asia.
Amazon reported a profit near $2bn, the largest in its history, as the retailer drew millions of new customers to its Prime fast-shipping club for the holiday season and changes to tax law added to its bottom line.
Guess Inc shares fell more than 14 percent on Thursday following a tweet by model and actress Kate Upton about the company’s co-founder using the #MeToo hashtag designed to highlight sexual harassment.
The regional department store chain has listed the locations of 42 store closures, bringing the number of stores to be closed this year to a total of 47 as the troubled company tries to turn its fortunes around.
Unilever reported a bigger-than-expected acceleration in Q4 sales growth on Thursday, helped by a stronger performance in emerging markets that saw the consumer goods maker end its tumultuous year on a higher note.
Alibaba Group Holding Ltd , China's biggest e-commerce company, reported a 56 percent increase in third-quarter revenue, beating analysts' expectations as the firm shrugged off any concerns about a market slowdown.