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SEC Begins Formal Investigation into Ex-CEO Dov Charney

Dov Charney, found and controversial leader at American Apparel

Los Angeles--The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has launched a formal investigation into the conduct of Dov Charney, … [Read more...]

The Mall of San Juan Opens in Puerto Rico

A. Alfred Taubman with sons Robert and William Taubman join New Century Development, Inc. and other special guests to open The Mall of San Juan in Puerto Rico (Photo/Taubman Centers, Inc.)

San Juan, PR—Mall developer Taubman opened the Mall of San Juan, the first luxury shopping center in Puerto Rico. The … [Read more...]

PVH Swings into Q4 Profit, But Gives Lackluster Forecast

A look at Spring 2015 eyewear, as featured in the Calvin Klein Collection advertising campaign with models Vanessa Axente and Clark Bockelman.

New York—PVH Corp said Wednesday that it swung into a fourth quarter profit helped by increases at its Tommy Hilfiger and Calvin … [Read more...]

Kipling Launches Make Happy Campaign

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New York—“Come on get happy”..or if Kipling North America has its way, the lyrics to the famous Judy Garland song might be “come … [Read more...]

Nasty Gal Opens Flagship Retail Store In Santa Monica

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Santa Monica, CA—You just can keep those Nasty Gals down. Still riding high on the success of its first brick-and-mortar store on … [Read more...]

Hermès 2014 Net Profit Surges, “Easily Tops the Mark of Luxury Peers”

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Paris—Hermès International’s strategy of pursuing the uppermost reaches of the affluent market has paid off again for the luxury … [Read more...]

Christopher & Banks Q4 Shows Improvement Despite Earnings Miss

Spring Look at Christopher & Banks

Plymouth, MN—Despite a decline in its sales, Christopher & Banks Corp. reported Tuesday that it swung into a fourth quarter … [Read more...]

FJATA Compliance Initiative to Establish Industry-Wide CSR Standard

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Kingstown, RI—The Fashion Jewelry & Accessories Trade Association (FJATA) is in the throes of finalizing its 2015 Annual … [Read more...]

Belk Donates More than $21.5 Million in Charitable Contributions

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Charlotte, NC—Belk, Inc. announced today that the company, and its associates, customers and vendors contributed more than $21.5 … [Read more...]

H&M Q1 Profits Jump, 400 New Stores to be Added This Year

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Stockholm—H&M, the world's second-biggest fashion retailer, reported today a better than expected first quarter pretax profit. … [Read more...]

G-III Q4 Profit Jumps Nearly 60%

Fall '15 Photo Shoot for G.H. Bass

New York—G-III Apparel Group reported today that its fourth quarter profit jumped 58% and an 8.8% rise in sales. While the profit … [Read more...]

Glamour, History of Italian Fashion Industry on Display at Frist Center

Photograph by Gian Paolo Barbieri for Gianfranco Ferré advertisement, Fall/Winter 1991. Model: Aly Dunne.

Nashville, TN--The Frist Center for the Visual Arts presents Italian Style: Fashion Since 1945, an elegant exhibition that … [Read more...]