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The latest updates from the accessories world

Investcorp, Others to Buy Totes Isotoner Corp.

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New York—Investcorp, the Bahrain-based investment fund, along with Freeman Spogli & Co., a private equity firm, said Tuesday … [Read more...]

Primark to Open in Boston by 2015

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Dublin—Value-oriented Primark said today that it plans to open its first store in the United States in Boston by 2015. The … [Read more...]

Skechers Q1 Profit Jumps on 21% Sales Increase

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Skechers USA has seen its first-quarter profit increase more than four-fold, on the back of double-digit sales growth and higher … [Read more...]

Bebe Warns Lower Q3 Profit on Sales Miss

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Brisbane, CA—Bebe Stores Inc. warned Tuesday that its third quarter profit will be lower than expected due to store closings, bad … [Read more...]

Ultimate Fashionista Barbie to Appear in Movie

Ready for the Red Carpet: Hollywood Premiere Barbie Doll

Culver City, CA—Move over Sarah Jessica Parker, Lupita Nyong'o and Angelina Jolie! There’s an even bigger fashionista coming to … [Read more...]

National Retail Federation Honored By Environmental Protection Agency

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Washington—On Tuesday, Earth Day, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) awarded the National Retail Federation (NRF) with its … [Read more...]

Study: Why Millennials are Avoiding Luxury Jewelry Purchases

Getting it right: Hearts on Fire

Stevens, PA—The way many retailers and brands market jewelry, especially fine jewelry, to a new generation of consumers may be … [Read more...]

Third Annual “Imports Work” Week Scheduled May 5-9

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Washington—For the third year in a row, Imports Work Week, scheduled for May 5 to 9, draws attention to the crucial role that … [Read more...]

Barneys Debuts New iPad Integrated Shopping App

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New York—What’s it like to shop inside Barneys New York, only online? It got a whole lot easier today when the luxury retailer … [Read more...]

Footwear Firms Face Conflict Minerals Confusion

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Washington—Confusion continues to reign over new rules on the use of “conflict minerals” sourced from central Africa by footwear … [Read more...]

Don’t Miss: Spring, Summer 2015 Accessories Trends!

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New York--Trends happen faster than ever, driving demand for accessories trend projections that are right on the money. … [Read more...]

China to Become Gap Inc.’s No.2 Market in 3 Years

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San Francisco—Gap Inc. is looking to become less dependent upon the (unpredictable) U.S. market, which accounts for about 84% of … [Read more...]

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