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Tiffany Q1 Results Weakened by Strong U.S. Dollar

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The strong U.S. dollar is keeping bargain-hunting international tourists away and Tiffany & Co. is feeling the crunch. The … [Read more...]

Amazon Adds Free Same-Day Delivery

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Amazon has just added free same-day delivery to sate consumers' lust for immediate gratification. Now, Amazon Prime members in … [Read more...]

Kors Stock Tumbles on Q4 Earnings, Weak Guidance

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Shares of Michael Kors Holdings Limited (KORS) fell by up to 17% in early trading on Wednesday after the company reported … [Read more...]

Everpurse Announces Partnership with Kate Spade

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Chicago--Everpurse, the fashion-tech startup that developed a line of handbags with embedded smartphone chargers, has recently … [Read more...]

Retail Trade Groups Applaud U.S. Senate Passage of TPA

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Washington—U.S. retail trade associations joined in a chorus of thanks yous to the U.S. Senate which last week passed the Trade … [Read more...]

Powerful Documentary Reveals “True Cost” of Fashion

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While hard to face, the fashion industry is being forced to confront what is truly considered the "true cost" of inexpensive, … [Read more...]

Shopify IPO Soars; Co. Valuation at $1.89 Billion

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Shopify, a Canadian tech company that helps small and mid-sized retailers build e-commerce sites, has incited a bit of investor … [Read more...]

TJX Reports Q1 Earnings Up 8%, Beats Estimates

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TJX Companies beat Wall Street’s earnings estimates by three cents per share in the first quarter of fiscal 2016. The company, … [Read more...]

JCPenney Hires Mary Beth West as New CMO

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Mary Beth West, who served on JCPenney’s board of directors since 2005, will resign from that position to become the retailer’s … [Read more...]

Target Q1 Beats Expectations; Digital Sales Up 38%

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Target reported first quarter earnings that topped analysts' expectations. The company earned 98 cents a share, with adjusted … [Read more...]

Urban Outfitters Inc. Misses Q1 Expectations by $20 Million; CEO to Retire

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Despite reporting what it hailed as record Q1 sales, Urban Outfitters Inc. missed Wall Street’s expectations by $20 million. … [Read more...]

Accessories Council Hosts 16th Annual Next Generation Awards

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The Accessories Council is looking toward the next generation of accessories designers with the 16th Annual Next Generation … [Read more...]