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The latest updates from the accessories world

Costco Confirms: Closed on Thanksgiving Day

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Seattle—Holiday creep may be turning Thanksgiving Day into an extension of Black Friday as retailers from Macy’s to Target and … [Read more...]

AAFA, China Counterpart Forge Partnership

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Arlington, VA—The U.S. and Chinese governments may be on dicey terms, but two major fashion industry groups are in … [Read more...]

Deckers Brands Posts Strong Q2 Earnings, But Forecast Disappoints

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Goleta, CA—Deckers Brands Thursday credited its “diversified product range” for its second quarter boost in earnings of more than … [Read more...]

H&M Celebrates Its Designer Collaborations with New Book

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New York—One of the hottest trends in the fashion industry has nothing to do with hemlines or fabrics. Its collaborations. And to … [Read more...]

Week in Review: Don’t Miss These 10 Articles

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New York—Usually this review takes a look back at the week, but today we’re looking forward. To Fall/Winter 2015-16 trends. That’s … [Read more...]

Report: Sears Holdings to Close 110 Stores, Layoff 6,000

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Hoffman Estates, IL—Sears Holdings is once again being dogged by rumors much like JCPenney was a year ago. Today, in a report on … [Read more...]

Gucci Down, Puma Up in Kering’s Q3 Sales Report

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Paris—Kering SA today reported third quarter sales in line with estimates even though its Gucci business was off due to weaker … [Read more...]

Under Armour Scores Another Earnings Win

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Baltimore, MD—Under Armour today gave another stellar earnings report beating analysts' estimates for both sales and earnings and … [Read more...]

Skechers Q3 Shines Despite Costs, Ringo Starr Named Spokesman

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Manhattan Beach, CA—Skechers USA reported third quarter sales Wednesday of $674.3 million, a huge jump from last year’s $515.8 … [Read more...]

L’eggs Markets New Sheer Energy Sheer Tights

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Winston-Salem, NC--The L'eggs Sheer Energy brand is planning a fall/holiday launch of its new Sheer Energy Sheer Tights. L'eggs … [Read more...]

Melin Partners with Lids on Luxury Headwear Line

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Laguna Hills, CA—Melin is partnering with LIDS, the largest hat specialty retailer in the world, to bring their premium hats to … [Read more...]

Bene Rialto Launches New Accessories, Fashion Marketplace

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New York--Bene Rialto, a new marketplace in midtown Manhattan, showcases an exciting mix of local, national, and international … [Read more...]