Against the backdrop of minimal growth and heavy competition in the retail sector, Fitch names...

|By:, SA News Editor

Against the backdrop of minimal growth and heavy competition in the retail sector, Fitch names several "best-in-class operators," including: Hanesbrands (HBI), PVH, Limited Brands (LTD), Sally Beauty (SBH), Dollar General (DG), GNC, and NBTY (NTY). Fitch IDs slippage at Sears (SHLD), Bon-Ton (BONT), RadioShack (RSH) and SUPERVALU (SVU).