Jeff Prine

Jeff Prine, Editor at Large, Accessories Magazine
Jeff returns as a regular contributor to Accessories magazine. Initially Jeff worked as senior editor at Accessories more than 20 years ago and his love of the industry has followed him until present. Since his tenure here, Jeff has continued to report jewelry, watch and other luxury goods trends as executive editor at Modern Jeweler magazine, fashion director at Lustre, and as contributor on products and trends for consumer and trade publications and websites. In addition to his editorial experience, Jeff also served as an adjunct instructor for accessories merchandising at Fashion Institute of Technology. jeffp@busjour.com

Item of the Day: WeWood

WeWOOD Releases New Watch to Continue Tree Planting Initiative

“I think that I shall never see. A poem lovely as a tree.” The lead sentence from that famous poem resonates now more than … [Read more...]

Tiffany Q3 Earnings, Sales Rise But Misses Estimate as Asia Sales Soften

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New York—Despite strong sales and positive comp sales, Tiffany & Co. reported today that while profit few they missed … [Read more...]

DSW Q3 Earnings Beat Estimates on Sales Gain

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Columbus, OH--DSW Inc. today reported third quarter earnings that beat analysts’ estimates. For the quarter, DSW posted a profit … [Read more...]

Chico’s Swings into Q3 Profit But Revenues Miss

Holiday Season Selling at Chico's

Fort Myers, FL--Chico's FAS Inc. today reported a turnaround into third quarter profit after its year-ago quarter's results were … [Read more...]

Item of the Day: Erica Molinari Monocles

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In this age of transition lenses, Lasik and contact lenses, few remember the days when optical was more primitive. Remember the … [Read more...]

Ann Inc. Q3 Profit Down 19%, Sales Miss

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New York—Ann Inc. reported Friday that its third quarter earnings slid 19% yet still managed to beat estimates. The women’s … [Read more...]

Item of the Day: Boodles X John Smedley

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With Thanksgiving and Black Friday just a week away, there’s only some 20 days till Christmas. Expect to be bombarded with … [Read more...]

Ross Stores’ Stellar Q3: Profit, Sales Beat Estimates

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Pleasanton, CA—Ross Stores reported Thursday a third quarter worth envy to most retailers so far this earnings season. The … [Read more...]

Bon-Ton Stores Q3 Loss Widens, Forecast Lowered

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York, PA—Bon-Ton Stores Inc. today reported a widened third quarter loss due to lower sales and higher expenses. Net loss for … [Read more...]

Cato Post 18% Increase in Q3 Profit

Cato advises shoppers to amp up their jewelry looks

Charlotte, NC—Cato Corp. reported an 18% increase in its third quarter income as sales increased 8%. For the quarter ended Nov 2, … [Read more...]

Buckle Inc. Q3 Profit, Sales Miss Estimates

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Kearney, NE—Buckle Inc. today reported its third quarter earnings were a slight improvement over last year even though they failed … [Read more...]

Target Q3 Surprises; Earnings, Comps Exceed Estimates

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Minneapolis—In an earnings reports that surprised many, Target Corp. today reports its firstincrease in U.S. comp stores sales in … [Read more...]