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NY Market Week Kick-Off: ATS Opens This Sunday

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AccessoriesTheShow, Moda and Fame will be taking place at the Javits Center, New York, August 2-4, 2015.It’s all about … [Read more...]

Fall 2015 Fashion Ads: Handbag Spotlight (Part 1)

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With handbags a key entry point into a designer's brand, it's not surprising many fashion houses have set them front and center in … [Read more...]

NPD’s Words of Wisdom at the Accessories Council Summit

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As always, when you get a group of industry experts together in one room, there is lots of wisdom spouted about. Such was the case … [Read more...]

Nominate Your Picks for Accessories 2016 Merchants Hall of Fame

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It's up to YOU who will be inducted into our 2016 Merchants Hall of Fame! Submit your nominations to … [Read more...]

Steve Madden Reports Q2 Earnings

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Steve Madden, a leading designer and marketer of fashion footwear and accessories for women, men and children, today announced … [Read more...]

Barclays Report Offers Handbag Analysis

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In a report published Monday, Barclays analyst Joan Payson commented on the U.S. Luxury, Apparel & Footwear space with a focus … [Read more...]

TJX Acquires Australian Off-Price Retailer

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The TJX Companies, Inc. has agreed to purchase Trade Secret, an off-price retailer with 35 stores in Australia, from Gazal … [Read more...]

Ones to Watch: Zenzii

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Shawn & Jenny Li found their state of Zen—hence the name Zenzii—by turning their love of business and fashion into a lifelong … [Read more...]

Expert Commentary: Customization, Personalization, Organization

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As part of our ongoing Industry Experts column, we caught up with Richard Kestenbaum, partner at Triangle Capital LLC, a firm … [Read more...]

Accessories Council Inducts Luxottica Luxury Retail’s Ed Jankowski into Hall of Fame

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Ed Jankowski, who leads Luxottica’s North American Luxury Retail division, received the Accessories Council's Hall of Fame Award … [Read more...]

Retail Bestsellers: What’s Hot Now at Serendipity Accessories

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As a new feature, Accessories is asking leading retailers of accessories to tell us exactly what is selling. This week, we chat … [Read more...]

CNN’s “The Seventies” Examines an Influential Era

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The Seventies have been revisited by the fashion world again and again, and are currently having a hot moment.But if you … [Read more...]