Skechers Plunges on “Disappointing” Q3 Sales

Skechers touts its light-up shoes for Halloween trick-or-treating

Manhattan Beach, CA—Skechers USA, the footwear brand that’s been of the darlings of Wall Street, saw its sales plunge as much as … [Read more...]

VF Q3 Sales, Profit Hit by Workwear Expenses, Timberland Rises


Greensboro, NC—VF Corp., owner of Timberland and denim brands, reported today that its third quarter sales and outlook were pared … [Read more...]

Item of the Day: KMO


All that glitters isn’t necessarily gold—it could be some magical formula. That’s what it seems like with Caroline and … [Read more...]

Paris Shocker: Raf Simons to Leave Post at Dior


Paris—The sudden announcement that Raf Simons, creative director at Dior, one of LVMH’s biggest brands, is leaving took many by … [Read more...]

Item of the Day: Kara Ross for Dennis Basso


It’s only been a few months since President Barack Obama re-establish diplomatic relations with Cuba and the two countries were … [Read more...]

Krill of Ann Inc, Meyrowitz of TJX Move on to New Roles, New CEOs Appointed

Executive Moves

Mahway, NJ and Framingham, MA—Two of retail’s most powerful women executives will be transitioning from their current CEO posts … [Read more...]

Retailers Enthused over News of TPP Agreement


Washington—Retail trade associations were quick to applaud a deal reach among the United States and 11 other Pacific Rim countries … [Read more...]

Item of the Day: Christian Drake

Christian Drake

Yeah, TGIF to some. But to others we’re in the last days. We mean it. The last days of Earth as we know it. At least some (wacky) … [Read more...]

Nike Becomes Top Performer in Stocks After Q1 Earnings Beat


Beaverton, OR—Some people may be worried about sales in China. Well, Nike ain’t some people. The athleticwear giant reported late … [Read more...]

Film Short: Scarves as Sensual Artwork

Just in time for PFW: Paris scarf and dress from Cityzen by Azin

New York—A video of ways to tie a scarf may be a great idea for a classic, mainstream scarf collection, but not if it’s a luxury … [Read more...]

Item of the Day: Coca-Cola + Katherine Baumann


Most of us would eschew the notion of turning 40, much less a 100 years old, but if you’re an American brand icon it’s actually … [Read more...]

Neiman Marcus Q4 Loss Narrows, Full Year Sales Up 5.3%

Rag & Bone at Neiman Marcus stores

Dallas—Neiman Marcus Group reported Tuesday that its fourth quarter loss narrowed its loss as sales continued to rise.For the … [Read more...]