HGTV Star Steps into Footwear, Accessories Design with Naturalizer

Designer and HGTV host David Bromstad

New York—Although there are numerous examples of fashion designers/brands delving into the home furnishings field, there are fewer … [Read more...]

JCPenney: “Significant Strides” Made in Turnaround Efforts

JCPenney storefront

Plano, TX—Seeking to stave off the effects of recent reports about its business, JCPenney today issued an update noting its … [Read more...]

Wolverine Q3 Profit Jumps, Boosted by Its Collective Brands Buys

New Taylor Swift for Keds Holiday Collection

Rockford, MI—Wolverine World Wide Inc. today reported that its third quarter net earnings grew 66% boosted by contribution of the … [Read more...]

Urban Outfitters Invest $210 Million in Expansion, Doubling Workforce

Urban Outfitters storefront

Philadelphia—Pennsylvania government officials applauded Monday news that Urban Outfitters is planning to invest $210 million in … [Read more...]

Holiday 2013 Shopping Deals: Beyond Black Friday

Cyber Monday

Los Angeles—With just 25 days between Black Friday and Christmas, down from 32 last year, and four weekends, not five, expect … [Read more...]

Fifth & Pacific to Sell Off Juicy Couture for $195 Million

juicy

New York—In a move to put emphasis on its lucrative Kate Spade brand, Fifth & Pacific Cos. Inc. today agree to sell … [Read more...]

Hanesbrands Completes $583 Million Purchase of Maidenform

Maidenform Comfort Devotion Extra Coverage Bra

Winston-Salem, NC—Hanesbrands Inc. said today that it had completed its purchase of Maidenform Brands Inc. for $583 million, an … [Read more...]

Fitch Lowers JCPenney’s Rating Further into Junk Status

JCPenney's logo turns red again

New York—Fitch Ratings, the ratings agency, this week lowered JCPenney’s credit rating into junk status on fear the struggling … [Read more...]

PVH Sells Off G.H. Bass to G-III Apparel Group

G.H. Bass Weejuns penny loafers in patent for fall

New York—PVH said Thursday it plans to sell its G.H. Bass & Co. footwear brand to G-III Apparel Group for $50 … [Read more...]

NRF: Extended Government Shutdown Could Affect Holiday Retail

Holiday 2015 Sales Report

Washington—While the National Retail Federation (NRF) today issued its holiday sales forecast, NRF executives emphasized that a … [Read more...]

Jacobs to Exit Louis Vuitton to Build His Own Brand

Marc Jacobs

Paris—Just hours after his latest Louis Vuitton runway show earlier today, the fashion world found out that after 16 years as … [Read more...]

Item of the Day: BirkSun

BirkSun

Item of the Day: BirkSun Backpacks are indeed back, but we found one that functions double duty. Not only does the Atlas … [Read more...]