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The latest updates from the accessories world

Edit: A New Trade Show Concept to Debut in Early 2014

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New York—Shopping the premium women’s wear market is about to become a whole lot easier, more focused and targeted with Edit, an … [Read more...]

Fashion Extravaganza Sunday at Strange Loop Gallery

Photo self portrait by Ryan Burke

New York Fashion Week—To kick off the fall season and as part of the Lower East Side Gallery Night (where more than 40 gallery and … [Read more...]

Zumiez Q2 Profit, Sales Beat Estimates; But Cautious Ahead

Asphalt Yacht Club display in Zumiez' NYC store

Everett, WA—Although many of its competitors in the teen specialty retail have had earnings hit by poor traffic and slumping … [Read more...]

Week in Review: 10 Must-Reads

collage spring 2014 colors

New York—Just because it was a shorter week for many of us—between Labor Day and Rosh Hashanah—there was no shortage of … [Read more...]

Pantone Fashion Week Report: Designers Pick Their Spring 2014 Colors

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New York Fashion Week--What color palette are designers using for their Spring 2014 shows? Color service and authority Pantone … [Read more...]

Economists Call August Comp Store Sales Lackluster

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New York—While all the remaining retailers who report monthly sales figures have yet to report them, the tally from economists so … [Read more...]

Belk Q2 Profit Rises as Comp Sales Post Another Gain

Belk is sponsoring the accessories wall on the current season of TV's "Project Runway"

Charlotte, NC—Boasting its 14th consecutive quarter of comparable store sales increases, Belk Inc. reported Wednesday that its … [Read more...]

R.G.Barry Fiscal 2013 Profit, Sales Decline on Shift in Business

Baggallini's Audrey satchel

Pickerington, OH—Despite declines in profit and sales for its 2013 fiscal year, R.G. Barry Corporation today reported a “solid … [Read more...]

High-End Legwear Brands Now Sold Online at Legwear Loft

Legwear Loft

New York—Legwear Loft, a new retailer, has hit the market to make the designer leggings, tights and socks of Via Spiga, Ileana and … [Read more...]

G-III Q2 Profit More Than Doubles, Sales Up 21%

The multi-category launch of the Ivanka Trump collection was successful for G-III

New York—G-III Apparel Group Ltd. today reported a second quarter profit more than double from last year as its sales of apparel … [Read more...]

“Hunger Games” Sequel Inspires Fashion Collection at Net-a-Porter

Oscar-winner Jennifer Lawrence stars as Katniss in "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire" opening in November

New York/Santa Monica, CA—One of this fall’s most highly anticipated movie sequels, “The Hunger Fames: Catching Fire” will have … [Read more...]

2nd Parisian Ball Celebrates New York Fashion Week

Parisian Ball

New York Fashion Week—While “yes” you do have to have an invitation (or bar code) to enter runway shows at Mercedes-Benz Fashion … [Read more...]