Industry News

The latest updates from the accessories world

Timberland to Hit $3.1 Billion in Revenue by 2019

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New York—Timberland is on track to grow revenue by $1.4 billion over the next five years, parent company VF Corporation said … [Read more...]

Accessories Council to Sponsor Emerging Designer Competition

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New York—The most famous names in accessories, such as Louis Vuitton, Coach, or Michael Kors, have had their fair share of … [Read more...]

Sears to Borrow $400 Million Following Ratings Downgrade

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Hoffman Estates, IL—Sears Holdings is borrowing $400 million from an investment fund headed by the department store retailer’s … [Read more...]

Neiman Marcus Goes International with Luxury Website Purchase

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Dallas—Neiman Marcus Group hasn’t had an international presence until today. The luxury retailer revealed it is purchasing a … [Read more...]

Retailers Applaud Efforts to Reform the National Labor Relations Board

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Washington—The National Retail Federation today expressed strong support for the National Labor Relations Board Reform Act, … [Read more...]

Macy’s Inc. Outlines Omnichannel Strategies, Including Apple Pay

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Cincinnati—Macy's, Inc. today outlined its latest advancements in omnichannel strategy and technology as the company continues to … [Read more...]

Ann Inc. Again Defends Position as Investors Urge Sale

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New York—Ann Inc. has once again moved to defend its position after investors have again urged the women’s specialty retailer to … [Read more...]

H&M Q3 Sales Beat Forecast

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Stockholm--H&M today reported a 16% rise in its third quarter sales boosted by August revenue that exceeded estimates.In … [Read more...]

Coldweather Winner? PrimaLoft Develops High-Tech Down

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Latham, NY–PrimaLoft has developed a high-performance down blend that it says is the next generation of apparel and accessories … [Read more...]

Commerce Dept: Retail Sales Increase by Most in Four Months

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Washington--U.S. retail sales rose broadly in August and consumer sentiment hit a 14-month high in September, supporting … [Read more...]

ATS, Moda, Fame Open Sunday with 900 Lines

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New York—New York Fashion Week may be at an end but September New York market is just beginning. BJI Fashion Group brings … [Read more...]

Sales Surge Helps Hudson’s Bay Co. Narrow Q2 Loss

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Toronto—Canadians are jumping all over Hudson's Bay Co. discount brand Saks Fifth Avenue Off 5th. Saks Fifth Avenue Off 5th … [Read more...]