L Brands shares rise on Victoria’s Secret owner’s earnings beat, strong first-quarter outlook

Hits: 4 A customer carries a shopping bag while exiting a Victoria’s Secret Stores LLC store, a subsidiary of L Brands Inc., in New York, U.S., on Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018. Bloomberg | Getty Images Victoria’s Secret parent L Brands …

U.S. retail sales to rise 6.5% to 8.2% in 2021, as Covid vaccine triggers fastest growth in over two decades, NRF says

Hits: 2 Customers wearing protective masks exit a Uniqlo store in San Francisco, California, on Wednesday, Feb. 17, 2021. David Paul Morris | Bloomberg | Getty Images Retail sales are expected to grow this year between 6.5% and 8.2%, amounting …

Crocs became a pandemic staple, but CEO Andrew Rees optimistic its new fans will stick around

Hits: 6 Some have called Crocs the “it” shoe of the pandemic, as the clog became a closet staple for consumers seeking comfort during their more casual pandemic lifestyle. The popularity helped push Crocs to stunning sales gains in its …