Kate Spade Wins Fight Over Its Saturday Trademark

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New York—A New York court ruled Tuesday that kate spade new york’s new diffusion brand, Kate Spade Saturday, doesn’t have a brand … [Read more...]

Dolce & Gabbana Charged with Tax Evasion

Designers Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana

Milan—If you think the IRS gives you problems: designers Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana of Dolce & Gabbana fame were found … [Read more...]

Baby-G Mixes It Up With Joyrich


Dover, NJ–The latest designer collaboration for Casio Baby-G watches promises to be a “wild ride” when the limited edition … [Read more...]

Chinese Invent “Anti-Pervert” Hairy Stockings?

Image from Sina Weibo supposedly showing "anti-pervert hairy stockings"

Shanghai—Here’s the latest in hosiery that seems better suited to “Ripley’s Believe It or Not” than most retail … [Read more...]

Item of the Day: Sacred Silks

Sacred Silks

Item of the Day: Sacred Silks We wear apparel and accessories that relate to our political parties, favorite movies and music and … [Read more...]

Commerce Dept: May Retail Sales Rise More Than Expected

May Retail Sales

Washington—Retail sales had their biggest increase in three months in May after a 0.1% gain in April, according to figures … [Read more...]

After Disappointing Year, Mulberry Looks to Sales in Asia, America


Somerset, England—True to its previous warnings, Mulberry today reported a 28% drop in its pre-tax profits for the year ending … [Read more...]

Warnaco Acquisitions Boosts PVH’s Q1 Sales

Calvin Klein Summer Whites

New York—While PVH Corp., parent to Tommy Hilfiger and Calvin Klein, reported Wednesday a first quarter loss less than expected … [Read more...]

Among Luxurygoods, Prada’s Q1 Profit, Sales Are Strongest

Pre-fall image from Prada

Milan—Prada SpA reported Tuesday a 14% rise in its first quarter sales and profit, providing the Italian brand one of the best … [Read more...]

Inditex Q1 Results Weakest in Four Years

Spring at Zara

Madrid—Inditex, which bills itself as a biggest fashion retailer in the world, today reported first quarter results that were its … [Read more...]

Hudson’s Bay Co. Narrows Q1 Loss Despite L&T Sales Miss

Lord & Taylor's Fifth Avenue flagship store

Toronto—The Hudson’s Bay Company, which operates chains in Canada and Lord & Taylor in the United States, today reported that … [Read more...]

Lululemon Shares Plunge on CEO’s Resignation

CEO Christine Day

Vancouver—Although Lululemon Athletica posted Monday first quarter results that beat analysts’ estimates, the sporting-wear … [Read more...]