New Nordstrom Service Lets Customers Shop by Text

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Having launched TextStyle today in all its 116 Nordstrom stores, Nordstrom Inc. is now the only retail company in the U.S. … [Read more...]

Shopify IPO Soars; Co. Valuation at $1.89 Billion

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Shopify, a Canadian tech company that helps small and mid-sized retailers build e-commerce sites, has incited a bit of investor … [Read more...]

TJX Reports Q1 Earnings Up 8%, Beats Estimates

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TJX Companies beat Wall Street’s earnings estimates by three cents per share in the first quarter of fiscal 2016. The company, … [Read more...]

JCPenney Hires Mary Beth West as New CMO

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Mary Beth West, who served on JCPenney’s board of directors since 2005, will resign from that position to become the retailer’s … [Read more...]

Target Q1 Beats Expectations; Digital Sales Up 38%

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Target reported first quarter earnings that topped analysts' expectations. The company earned 98 cents a share, with adjusted … [Read more...]

Urban Outfitters Inc. Misses Q1 Expectations by $20 Million; CEO to Retire

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Despite reporting what it hailed as record Q1 sales, Urban Outfitters Inc. missed Wall Street’s expectations by $20 million. … [Read more...]

Ascena Acquires Ann Inc. for $2 Billion in Cash, Stock

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New York-based Ascena Retail Group Inc finalized a deal yesterday to acquire women’s apparel retailer Ann Inc for $2.15 billion. … [Read more...]

Vote for Independent Handbag Designer Award Fan Favorite

A few of the finalists in the 2015 Independent Handbag Designer Awards

Choosing from thousands of submissions from around the globe, the 2015 Independent Handbag Designer Awards (IHDA) has announced … [Read more...]

Spring/Summer 2016 Trend Webinar: Watch it NOW!

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Due to overwhelming response, Accessories Magazine’s Spring/Summer 2016 Trend Forecasting webinar is now available for anyone who … [Read more...]

Expert Opinion: The Robin Report on TJX Companies

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Robin Lewis, author of "The New Rules of Retail," has over 40 years of strategic operating and consulting experience in the retail … [Read more...]

H&M Announces Balmain Collaboration for Fall

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Swedish fast-fashion retailer H&M will launch Balmain x H&M this Fall, the latest in its series of designer … [Read more...]

Trend Finder: Bugs & Insects

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Fall Accessories are buggin' out! Bugs and insects are everywhere for Early Fall - from butterfly tattoos and printed scarves to … [Read more...]