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The latest updates from the accessories world

Tiffany Q3 Sales, Profit Miss, Outlook Trimmed


New York—Tiffany & Co. reported today a drop in its third quarter sales as a strong dollar cut into tourist spending.For … [Read more...]

India Starts New Initiative to Become World Leader in Leather Manufacturing


New York—The Government of India recently launched a new initiative—“Make in India,” where all sectors of manufacturing from … [Read more...]

Charming Charlie Kicks Off Partnership with K.I.D.S./Fashion Delivers with $3.7M Donation

Charming Charlie

Houston—Charming Charlie sure lives up to its name. This week the accessories retailer announced announced it donated more than … [Read more...]

Latest Affluent Consumer Tracking Survey Reveals Uptick in Spending

Wealthy Shoppers

Stevens, PA—Finally some good news for retailers—those that cater to more affluent consumers that is.The good news is that … [Read more...]

New Smartwatch, Guess Connect, Just in Time for the Holidays

GUESS CONNECT Smartwatch Now Available Worldwide (

New York—Tis the season to connect—via a smartwatch. Following holiday-time smartwatch introductions from Fossil and TAG Heuer, … [Read more...]

Gap Inc. Slashes Forecast after Poor Q3 Results

Old Navy continues to be Gap Inc.'s best performing division

San Francisco—Gap Inc. cut its full year earnings forecast Thursday afternoon due to declining sales and discounting that soured … [Read more...]

Danielle Nicole Signs Jewelry License to Expand Handbag Brand

Danielle Nicole Jewelry

New York--Jewelry and fashion accessories manufacturer International Inspirations has signed a deal to license Danielle Nicole … [Read more...]

Camuto Group Unites With Bernard Chaus for Strategic Growth


New York---Camuto Group announced today that it has acquired the remaining shares of Bernard Chaus Inc., making the company a … [Read more...]

Urbanspace Opens Expanded Union Square Holiday Market

Union Square Holiday Market

New York—Urbanspace and the Union Square Partnership have welcomed back more than 150 small businesses to the new and improved … [Read more...]

Foot Locker Tops Estimates as Q3 Sales Jump

New Arrival at Foot Locker: Women's All Red Nike Air Huarache

New York—Foot Locker, the athletic chain that has been expanding away from technical gear toward more apparel and “athleisure” … [Read more...]

Despite Earlier Promotions, Few to Start Shopping Before Thanksgiving


Chicago—In its annual shopping survey of 1,919 U.S. Consumers, A.T. Kearney said today that despite holiday promotions starting … [Read more...]

Stage Stores Q3 Worse Than Expected, Hurt By Oil, Peso Slump

Fall style at Stage Stores

Houston—Stung by fallout from the weak oil and gas markets, Stage Stores Inc. reported today worse-than-expected third quarter … [Read more...]