Gap Inc. elects Chris O’Neill to its board of directors

EVERNOTE CEO BRINGS MORE THAN A DECADE OF LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCE FROM TOP TECH FIRMS San Francisco, CA, 2017-Nov-17 — /EPR Retail News/ — Gap Inc. (NYSE: GPS) today (November 14, 2017) announced that Chris O’Neill has been elected to serve on the Gap Inc. board of directors, effective February 4, 2018. Mr. O’Neill, 44, is currently chief […]

Gap Inc. and Gap Foundation respond to devastations caused by recent natural disasters with increased donation to $2 million

San Francisco, CA, 2017-Sep-29 — /EPR Retail News/ — In response to the devastation caused recently by Hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria, and earthquakes in Mexico, Gap Inc. (NYSE: GPS) and Gap Foundation have increased their total donation to $2 million to address immediate needs and ongoing recovery efforts. The donation includes cash grants from Gap […]

Gap Inc. to participate at the Goldman Sachs 24th Annual Global Retailing Conference on September 6, 2017

SAN FRANCISCO, 2017-Sep-06 — /EPR Retail News/ — Gap Inc. (NYSE: GPS) today announced that President and Chief Executive Officer Art Peck and Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Teri List-Stoll will address investors at the Goldman Sachs 24th Annual Global Retailing Conference on September 6, 2017 in New York City. A live webcast of the […]

Gap Inc. to open its newest “digital Gap brand flagship store” on Yahoo! Taiwan

GAP CONTINUES TO PIONEER SEAMLESS OMNI-CHANNEL SHOPPING EXPERIENCES THROUGH ANYTIME, ANYWHERE ACCESSIBILITY FOR TAIWANESE SHOPPERS Taipei, Taiwan, 2017-Aug-10 — /EPR Retail News/ — Building on its e-commerce success and responding to the growing demand of online shopping in Taiwan, today (August 8, 2017), Gap Inc. announced it will open its newest “digital Gap brand flagship […]

Gap Inc. to host Q2 2017 results conference call and webcast on August 17, 2017

SAN FRANCISCO, 2017-Aug-08 — /EPR Retail News/ — Gap Inc. (NYSE: GPS) will report its second quarter 2017 earnings results by press release on August 17, 2017 at 1:15 p.m. Pacific Time. In addition, the company will host a summary of Gap Inc.’s second quarter results during a live conference call and webcast on August 17, […]

Gap Inc. expands This Way Ahead program to Miami and Vancouver; doubles participation in its 10-week paid internship program

San Francisco , 2017-Jul-03 — /EPR Retail News/ — This month, 1,200 teens and young adults between the ages of 16 and 24 started a 10-week paid internship with Gap Inc. (NYSE: GPS) at select Gap, Old Navy and Banana Republic stores in the U.S., Canada and the U.K. Gap Inc.’s This Way Ahead program was launched in […]

Gap Inc. and the UN Foundation to raise awareness and funds to promote equal rights and fair treatment for LGBTI people globally

PROCEEDS FROM GAP INC. EGIFT CARDS AND GAP PRIDE T-SHIRTS TO HELP PROMOTE EQUAL RIGHTS FOR LGBTI PEOPLE EVERYWHERE San Francisco and Washington, DC, 2017-Jun-06 — /EPR Retail News/ — Gap Inc. and the United Nations Foundation today (June 5, 2017) announced a new partnership to raise awareness and funds for UN Free & Equal, a […]

Gap Inc. declares second quarter fiscal year 2017 dividend of $0.23 per share

SAN FRANCISCO, 2017-May-19 — /EPR Retail News/ — Gap Inc. (NYSE: GPS) today (05/18/2017) announced that its board of directors authorized a second quarter fiscal year 2017 dividend of $0.23 per share, payable on or after July 26, 2017 to shareholders of record at the close of business on July 5, 2017. About Gap Inc. Gap […]

Gap Inc. to host 1Q 2017 earnings results conference call on May 18, 2017

SAN FRANCISCO, 2017-May-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — Gap Inc. (NYSE: GPS) will report its first quarter 2017 earnings results by press release on May 18, 2017 at 1:15 p.m. Pacific Time. In addition, the company will host a summary of Gap Inc.’s first quarter results during a live conference call and webcast on May 18, […]

Gap Inc. announces the appointment of Mark Breitbard as president and CEO of Banana Republic

SAN FRANCISCO, 2017-Mar-17 — /EPR Retail News/ — Gap Inc. (NYSE: GPS) today (March 14, 2017) announced the appointment of Mark Breitbard as president and chief executive officer of Banana Republic. Breitbard will report to Art Peck, president and chief executive officer of Gap Inc., and will serve on the company’s senior leadership team. Peck will continue […]

Gap Inc. declares first quarter fiscal year 2017 dividend of $0.23 per share

SAN FRANCISCO, 2017-Feb-25 — /EPR Retail News/ — Gap Inc. (NYSE: GPS) today (February 23, 2017) announced that its board of directors authorized a first quarter fiscal year 2017 dividend of $0.23 per share, payable on or after April 26, 2017 to shareholders of record at the close of business on April 5, 2017. About Gap Inc. Gap […]

Gap Inc. announces departure of Banana Republic global brand president Andi Owen

SAN FRANCISCO, 2017-Jan-25 — /EPR Retail News/ — Gap Inc. (NYSE: GPS) today (January 24, 2017) announced that Andi Owen, global brand president of Banana Republic, will leave the company in late February. While a search is underway for Banana Republic’s next president, Gap Inc. Chief Executive Officer Art Peck will directly oversee the brand. “Andi has […]

Social shopping platform for wedding parties Weddington Way joins Gap Inc.

SAN FRANCISCO, 2016-Dec-07 — /EPR Retail News/ — Gap Inc. (NYSE: GPS) today (12/05/2016) announced that Weddington Way, a social shopping platform for wedding parties, will join the company. Weddington Way built a digital first, data driven shopping destination distinguished by a virtual showroom that fosters communication and coordination across geographically dispersed bridal parties. The online […]

Gap Inc. announces the appointment of Teri List-Stoll as EVP and CFO effective January 17, 2017

SAN FRANCISCO, 2016-Nov-17 — /EPR Retail News/ — Gap Inc. (NYSE: GPS) today (November 15, 2016) announced the appointment of Teri List-Stoll as executive vice president and chief financial officer, effective January 17, 2017. List-Stoll will report to Gap Inc. chief executive officer Art Peck and will serve on the company’s senior leadership team. “Teri is a […]

Gap Inc. declares quarterly dividend of $0.23 per share

SAN FRANCISCO, 2016-Nov-12 — /EPR Retail News/ — Gap Inc. (NYSE: GPS) today (11/10/2016) announced that its board of directors authorized a quarterly dividend of $0.23 per share payable on or after January 25, 2017 to shareholders of record at the close of business on January 4, 2017. About Gap Inc. Gap Inc. is a leading […]

Gap Inc. EVP and CFO Sabrina Simmons to leave the company

SAN FRANCISCO, 2016-Nov-05 — /EPR Retail News/ — Gap Inc. (NYSE: GPS) today (November 2, 2016) announced that executive vice president and chief financial officer Sabrina Simmons will be leaving the company. Simmons will remain with Gap Inc. through the end of the 2016 fiscal year, ensuring a seamless transition over the coming months. “Throughout her […]

Gap Inc. to hire 5 percent of all entry-level store employees from graduates of its This Way Ahead internship program by 2025

SAN FRANCISCO, 2016-Sep-12 — /EPR Retail News/ — Gap Inc. (NYSE: GPS) today (September 10, 2016 ) announced its goal of hiring 5 percent of all entry-level store employees from graduates of the company’s This Way Ahead paid store internship program by 2025. First launched in 2007, the program empowers teens and young adults from low-income communities […]

Gap Inc. reports net sales for the four-week period ended August 27, 2016

SAN FRANCISCO, 2016-Sep-05 — /EPR Retail News/ — Gap Inc. (NYSE: GPS) today (September 1, 2016) reported that net sales for the four-week period ended August 27, 2016 decreased 2 percent to $1.17 billion compared with net sales of $1.20 billion for the four-week period ended August 29, 2015. “While we are pleased with the continued progress […]

Gap Inc. declares quarterly dividend of $0.23 per share

SAN FRANCISCO, 2016-Aug-16 — /EPR Retail News/ — Gap Inc. (NYSE: GPS) today announced that its board of directors authorized a quarterly dividend of $0.23 per share payable on or after October 26, 2016 to shareholders of record at the close of business on October 5, 2016. About Gap Inc. Gap Inc. is a leading global retailer […]

Gap Inc. reports of 2% increase in net sales for five-week period ended July 2, 2016 vs. the previous year

SAN FRANCISCO, 2016-Jul-08 — /EPR Retail News/ — Gap Inc. (NYSE: GPS) today reported that net sales for the five-week period ended July 2, 2016 increased 2 percent to $1.57 billion compared with net sales of $1.54 billion for the five-week period ended July 4, 2015. “We are pleased to see better performance across the portfolio […]

Gap Inc. announces March net sales for the five-week period ended April 2, 2016

SAN FRANCISCO, 2016-Apr-09 — /EPR Retail News/ — Gap Inc. (NYSE: GPS) today reported that net sales for the five-week period ended April 2, 2016 were $1.43 billion compared with net sales of $1.53 billion for the five-week period ended April 4, 2015. “While March proved challenging, we remain focused on taking the necessary steps to […]

Gap Inc.: February 2016 net sales decreased 2 percent compared with last year

SAN FRANCISCO, 2016-Mar-07 — /EPR Retail News/ — Gap Inc. (NYSE: GPS) today reported that net sales for the four-week period ended February 27, 2016 were $888 million compared with net sales of $918 million for the four-week period ended February 28, 2015. On a constant currency basis, February 2016 net sales decreased 2 percent compared with […]

Gap Inc. to reduce absolute greenhouse gas emissions by 50% from 2015 levels by the end of 2020

With release of the company’s most recent global sustainability report, Gap Inc. commits to reducing absolute greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions across all global owned and operated facilities by 50 percent from 2015 levels by the end of 2020 SAN FRANCISCO, 2016-Jan-22 — /EPR Retail News/ — As a strategic investment to foster cleaner global business, […]

Gap Inc. reports net sales for the five-week period ended January 2, 2016

SAN FRANCISCO, 2016-1-11 — /EPR Retail News/ — Gap Inc. (NYSE: GPS) today reported that net sales for the five-week period ended January 2, 2016 decreased 4 percent to $2.01 billion, compared with net sales of $2.10 billion for the five-week period ended January 3, 2015. On a constant currency basis, December 2015 net sales decreased 3 […]

Gap Inc. November 2015 net sales decreased 9 percent vs. the 6 percent increase last year

SAN FRANCISCO, 2015-12-7 — /EPR Retail News/ — Gap Inc. (NYSE: GPS) today reported that November 2015 net sales decreased 9 percent compared with a 6 percent increase last year. On a constant currency basis, November 2015 net sales decreased 8 percent compared with last year.1 Net sales for the four-week period ended November 28, 2015 were […]

Tracy Gardner to serve on Gap Inc. Board of Directors effective November 11, 2015

SAN FRANCISCO, 2015-10-22 — /EPR Retail News/ — Gap Inc. (NYSE: GPS) today announced that Tracy Gardner has been elected to serve on the Gap Inc. Board of Directors, effective November 11, 2015. “With more than 30 years of experience, Tracy is an accomplished merchant, creative advisor and leader in growing multi-channel brands,” said Bob Fisher, […]

Gap VP Sonia Syngal on TPP negotiations: International trade is vital to the global competitiveness of Gap Inc.

SAN FRANCISCO, 2015-10-7 — /EPR Retail News/ — Gap Inc. (NYSE: GPS) today applauded the successful conclusion of the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) negotiations. “International trade is vital to the global competitiveness of Gap Inc.,” said Sonia Syngal, Executive Vice President of Global Supply Chain and Product Operations, Gap Inc. “We employ tens of thousands of Americans who […]

Gap Inc. applauded the bipartisan Senate vote to approve Trade Promotion Authority legislation

SAN FRANCISCO, 2015-6-26 — /EPR Retail News/ — Gap Inc. (NYSE: GPS) today applauded the bipartisan Senate vote to approve Trade Promotion Authority legislation. The measure approved will modernize and renew Trade Promotion Authority (TPA) and help to build a robust trade agenda to bolster U.S. economic growth and competitiveness. The measure now goes to the […]

H&M and Gap Inc. issue joint statement at the conclusion of the ILO Labor Capacity Building Forum in Myanmar

SAN FRANCISCO, 2015-6-24 — /EPR Retail News/ — The Government of Myanmar together with the ILO and the Governments of the United States of America, Japan, Denmark and the European Union are jointly implementing the Initiative on Labour Law Reform and Institutional Capacity Building to improve labor rights and practices in Myanmar. The ILO held a […]

Gap Inc. to host investment meeting on June 16, 2015 at its headquarters in San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO,  2015-6-16 — /EPR Retail News/ — Gap Inc. (NYSE: GPS) today announced that it will host a meeting for the investment community on Tuesday, June 16, 2015 at its headquarters in San Francisco. A live webcast of the presentations will take place from approximately 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Pacific Time. The following […]