Trend Finder: Patchwork and Color Blocking

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Color block and patchwork are simple-yet-striking ways to implement pops of color this season as designers look to simple … [Read more...]

Trend Finder: Ear Details

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Ear details—including cuffs, front/back studs, ear jackets, ear crawlers and other decorative versions—have become the hottest … [Read more...]

Prada on H1 Profit Drop: No Sign of Improvement

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Milan--Prada has booked a drop in first-half earnings due to weakness in Europe, and said there are no signs of improvement in the … [Read more...]

Nordstrom Opens First Store in Canada

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Calgary, Alberta—Nordstrom, Inc. today opened the doors to its first international store, located at Chinook Centre in Calgary, … [Read more...]

Pandora Teams Up with MLB’s Heidi Watney to Outreaach to Women Sports Fans

MLB Network host, Heidi Watney, at the Pandora Jewelry Lounge at Mercedes Benz Fashion Week.

Columbia, MD--Pandora Jewelry announced today a partnership with MLB Network personality Heidi Watney. The sportscaster is a host … [Read more...]

Week in Review: What Not to Miss

Spring 15 Breaking Trends Aprons

New York—Emerging trends keep rolling off the runways from New York to London to Milan. One of the most unusual ones is what we … [Read more...]

Survey: Why Shoppers Are Leaving Stores Empty Handed

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New York--Consumers are walking into retail stores expecting to get fast, smart guidance while they shop. But they aren’t getting … [Read more...]

Winning Over Women in Athleticwear? Under Armour

Ballerina Misty Copeland for Under Armour

New York—In the increasingly competition world of athleticwear, one brand has been picking up a lot of traction especially among … [Read more...]

Cost of Retail Fraud Jumps 10%, Marking Three-year Upswing

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Atlanta--LexisNexis Risk Solutions released this week its sixth annual True Cost of Fraud study, which reveals that fraud is … [Read more...]

Item of the Day: GateKeeper

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Let’s face it: of all the accessories a key fob is well…just a bit mundane. Sure it holds valuable keys, most crucial to our lives … [Read more...]

Expenses Put Neiman Marcus into Q4 Loss, Sales Rise

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Dallas—Neiman Marcus Group reported today that it swung into a fourth quarter loss despite an increase in sales due to expenses … [Read more...]

Richemont Sales Growth Slows in First Five Months

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Geneva—Hit by currency exchanges, Compagnie Financiere Richemont AG, parent to Cartier, Van Cleef and other top luxury brands, … [Read more...]