- Gap Global: positive 5 percent versus negative 3 percent last year
- Banana Republic Global: negative 1 percent versus positive 4 percent last year
- Old Navy Global: positive 13 percent versus positive 1 percent last year
In memoriam of the brands we lost and those on their way out.
The e-commerce giant has made apparel a strategic focus.
While discount retailers at "C" malls benefit from the recent store closures, leading to lower rent costs, REITs and the malls themselves are in trouble.