Retail sales were virtually unchanged from their strong performance a month before and grew dramatically year-over-year in April as the recovering U.S. economy marked a full year since the pandemic shut down most stores during the spring of 2020, the National Retail Federation said. Read more


    American Eagle Outfitters has introduced a limited-edition line of sustainable denim pieces under the AE x The Jeans Redesign line. "Our denim is built to last across all categories. But this specific one [collection] is made to last just a little bit longer," said Jennifer Foyle, American Eagle Outfitters' chief creative officer and Aerie global brand president... Read more


      ABC has pulled the plug on Rebel, American Housewife, mixed-ish and For Life. Rookie drama Rebel, starring Katie Sagal, premiered April 8 to a 0.5 among adults 18-49. Its most recent episode on May 13 nabbed a 0.3 in the key demo. The Season 5 finale of American Housewife aired on March 31, garnering a 0.4. Mixed-ish, a spinoff of recently renewed black-ish, drew a 0.3 among viewers 18-49 for its most recent new episode, according to Nielsen overnight numbers. Read more