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Pantone Showcases How Designers Use its Top 10 Colors for FW16

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 Launching alongside New York Fashion Week, the PANTONE® Fashion Color Report Fall 2016 takes a comprehensive look at fashion … [Read more...]

National Retail Federation Endorses Customs Bill

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Will ‘Key Vote’ Bill Due to Positive Impact on Retailers’ Supply ChainsWASHINGTON, DC– The National Retail Federation sent a … [Read more...]

Taking Off! Travel Accessories Get a First-Class Upgrade

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According to the U.S. Travel Association, business travel in 2016 is expected to increase 1.4% (to 446 million people) and leisure … [Read more...]

Zoolander 2 Catwalks into Theaters Just in Time for Fashion Week

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Is there more to life than being really, really ridiculously good looking? Just ask dim-witted "model" Derek Zoolander (who will … [Read more...]

Swatch to Return to Eyewear in Deal with Safilo

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Biel, Switzerland—Two accessories giants are combining efforts. Today, Swatch Group, the largest watch manufacturer, and Safilo … [Read more...]

Ahead of NYFW, Tom Ford is the Latest Designer to Plan “Seasonless” Runways

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New York—What’s happening behind the scenes at New York Fashion Week may just be the most innovative thing about the key fashion … [Read more...]

New Off 5th in NYC to Feature First-Ever Gilt Shop

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New York—Call it a meeting of the minds: fashion driven, affordable priced, often discounted, retailers combining efforts.For … [Read more...]

Style Fashion Week New York Set to Coincide with NYFW

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New York—An amazing set of designers will grace the runway for this New York Style Fashion Week as they debut their 2016/17 Fall … [Read more...]

American Apparel Emerges from Chapter 11 as Private Company

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Los Angeles—After a tumultuous few months and a last chance try by former Chairman/CEO Dov Charney to return to its helm, American … [Read more...]

Macy’s Teams Up with AwesomenessTV for New Gen Z Brand

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New York– Macy’s has partnered with AwesomenessTV to debut In Awe of You, a lifestyle brand aimed at the Gen Z (AKA … [Read more...]

Safilo Renews Partnership with Special Olympics

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Padua, Italy--Better performance comes with better vision. This credo seems to explain why eyewear group Safilo recently announced … [Read more...]

Report: Jonas Chilled January Comp Store Sales

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New York—Thanks to the blizzard named Jonas, lower foot traffic and the fact it’s really a transitional time of the retail year, … [Read more...]