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September 24, 2014

L.L. Bean provided the best overall customer service in August 2014.

September 11, 2014

Apple Inc. has reportedly hired Marcela Aguilar, senior global director of marketing communications for Gap Inc., to be its new director of global marketing communications, according to AdAge.

September 5, 2014

Majestic Realty Retail announced today that it has signed lease agreements with four new retailers at its Mountain Grove at Citrus Plaza retail and entertainment center, including agreements with The Gap (7,500 sq. ft.), Banana Republic (7,500 sq. ft.), Old Navy (15,000 sq. ft.) and Ulta (10,000 sq. ft.).

September 5, 2014

Instagram has become a mainstream social media tool for retailers. However, while most retailers limit their Instagram usage to maintaining an official page or encouraging customers to post photos with Instagram hashtags as part of promotional campaigns, some retailers are more forward-thinking in their Instagram approach.

September 4, 2014

Costco Wholesale Corp. and L Brands Inc. were among the retailers that posted stronger-than-expected sales in August, fueled in many cases by back-to-school promotions.

August 28, 2014

Gap is returning to television. The brand debuted four commercials that will air on TV, in cinema, in stores and online.

August 21, 2014

Gap Inc. posted a better-than-expected quarterly profit and sales and raised its full-year profit forecast, helped by strong sales at Old Navy.

August 18, 2014

Piperlime, a division of Gap Inc., has enhanced its website to include streams of images filtered directly from Instagram providing customers with fashion.

August 12, 2014

Gap is launching the inaugural GapKids Class of 2014, a social media contest inviting parents to submit photos of their kids for the chance to be featured in a 2015 GapKids marketing campaign.

July 21, 2014

Continuing its global growth, Gap Inc. on Monday announced that it will introduce the Gap brand to Slovenia and Austria through agreements with new and existing franchise partners.

May 22, 2014

Gap Inc. on Thursday said its first-quarter profit dropped 22%, hurt by weakening foreign currencies.

May 8, 2014

Many retailers reported better than expected sales in April, helped by warmer weather and a later-than-usual Easter. Gap Inc., L Brands, Costco Wholesale Club, The Buckle, Stein Mart and Zumiez all came in ahead of analysts estimates.

April 16, 2014

Gap Inc. highlighted its use of technology and innovation to bridge the growing digital world with its physical stores at the company’s annual meeting with investors.

March 18, 2014

Gap Inc. plans to open five franchise-operated Old Navy stores in the Philippines in 2014.

March 7, 2014

Gap Inc. had a disappointing February 2014 as net sales and same-store sales declined, compared to the same month in the prior year.

March 6, 2014

Gap will officially open its first Taiwan flagship store on March 8 as part of its ongoing strategy to expand Gap’s global footprint.

March 3, 2014

Gap Inc. reportedly plans a substantial increase in its Gap and Old Navy store count in China during the next several years.

February 27, 2014

Gap Inc. reported a 12.5% decline in fourth-quarter profit, with its results impacted by heavy discounting during the holidays.

February 27, 2014

Gap Inc. is bringing its Old Navy brand to China, with the opening of a store on March 1 on Shanghai’s famous Nanjing West Road.

February 20, 2014

Gap Inc. will raise the minimum hourly wage for all U.S. employees to $9 in 2014, and then raise it again, to $10, in 2015.

February 19, 2014

F.J. Benjamin Holdings Inc., a developer and manager of retail brands including Gap, Banana Republic and Guess, in Asia, has deployed the traffic intelligence application from Tyco Retail Solutions.

February 18, 2014

Launching Feb. 18 "Lived-In,” Gap's global marketing campaign, features magazine, outdoor and social components.

February 18, 2014

Launching Feb. 18 "Lived-In,” Gap's global marketing campaign, features magazine, outdoor and social components.

February 7, 2014

Gap Inc. posted strong sales for January and issued a fourth-quarter profit forecast that topped expectations.