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Study: Which Social Media Platforms Yield Retailers New Customers

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How are retailers acquiring new customers, besides paid search and email marketing?According to the State of Retailing Online … [Read more...]

Retailers and Designers Both Win at Etsy’s First Open Call

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Like Willy Wonka's coveted Golden Ticket, retailers at Etsy's first-ever Open Call each issued a Golden PO (purchase order) to the … [Read more...]

Charming Charlie Opens 2 Stores in Dubai

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Opening as many as 55 stores in the United States each year (the latest a flagship on Fifth Avenue and 39th Street), women's … [Read more...]

Athleisure Triumph: Under Armour Q2 Financials Soar

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As validation that the athletic lifestyle (and athletic style) are surging, Under Armour Inc. posted impressive 2nd quarter … [Read more...]

Gwen Stefani Launches Eyewear

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Tura Inc. has signed a multi-year agreement with Grammy Award-winning musician and fashion entrepreneur Gwen Stefani to introduce … [Read more...]

National Retail Federation Revises Sales Forecast

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The National Retail Federation today lowered its retail sales forecast for 2015 because of unexpected slow growth recorded during … [Read more...]

60s Fashions Blast Off on Astronaut Wives Club

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Ladylike '60s fashions are front and center on The Astronaut Wives Club, ABC's new period series that recounts the (true) story of … [Read more...]

Keds Nabs Taylor Swift as Face of its New “Ladies First” Campaign

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What does it mean to be a woman today?According to Keds® Ladies First Since 1916, it's about women who create their own paths, … [Read more...]

Macy’s Partners with Deliv to Boost Same-Day Shipping Program

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Faster and faster delivery (aka the "last mile") is becoming today's retail battleground, especially when competing against … [Read more...]

Rihanna Named Creative Director for Sock Co.

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Rihanna has joined Stance as a contributing Creative Director and a Punk & Poet brand ambassador. As a creative partner, … [Read more...]

Survey: 90% of Shoppers Use Smartphones in Stores

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You've seen it time and time again. Consumers walk through the aisles in a retail store, then pull out their phone to do some … [Read more...]

Amazon: Nation’s Top Apparel Retailer by 2017

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Macy's, watch your back, Amazon is coming for you!Amazon will become our country’s top apparel retailer by 2017, “comfortably … [Read more...]