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Nordstrom Q1 Earnings in Line with Expectations

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Nordstrom, Inc. today reported earnings per diluted share of $0.66 for the first quarter ended May 2, 2015, which were in-line … [Read more...]

April Sales, Retail Job Growth Disappoint

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April retail sales for apparel and accessories stores were virtually flat compared to March (up 0.2%) and edged up 0.7% over April … [Read more...]

“Max Max: Fury Road” Sure to Boost Burning Man’s Already Popular Post-Apocalyptic Styling

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With "Mad Max: Fury Road" hitting theaters in a few days to outstanding reviews, fashion trend spotters at Burning Man this … [Read more...]

Macy’s Q1 Earnings Fall Short

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Macy's Q1 earnings fell short of last year's, disappointing investors. For the 13-week period ended May 2, 2015, earnings were 56 … [Read more...]

JCPenney Q1 Narrows Loss; Raises Guidance for Fiscal Year

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For its first quarter ended May 2, 2015, J. C. Penney Company reported Q1 net sales of $2.86 billion compared to $2.80 billion in … [Read more...]

Ralph Lauren Reports Better-Than-Expected Q4

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Ralph Lauren Corporation  today reported net income of $124 million, or $1.41 per diluted share, for the fourth quarter of Fiscal … [Read more...]

Rebel for Torrid Collab is Pitch Perfect

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Here's a collaboration that is just pitch perfect! Pitch Perfect 1 and 2 star Rebel Wilson has partnered with plus-size … [Read more...]

Chat App Tango Launches Shopping

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Mobile messaging service Tango just rolled out Tango Shop, a social shopping function targeted to U.S. subscribers. Now, Tango … [Read more...]

Item of the Day: Helmer Bucket Bag

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The bucket bag seems to be on everyone's bucket list this summer, in a variety of sizes and shapes. We love this python Erika … [Read more...]

West Coast Ports Clearing Backed Up Import Volume

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West Coast ports are getting back to normal after clearing backed up container cargo volume. The Global Port Tracker report by … [Read more...]

Duck Dynasty Women Roll out Dooney Collab at Dillard’s

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Camouflage might be a trendy fashion print these days, but it’s a way of life for the “Duck Dynasty” Robertson family reality … [Read more...]

“Mad Men” Exhibit Captures a Bygone Era in Vivid Detail

New York - March 10, 2015. At the Museum of the Moving Image press preview for the exhibition "Matthew Weiner's Mad Men." Installation view of "Creating Character" section, which features costumes and props for characters including Don Draper, Peggy Olson, Joan Holloway/Harris, Roger Sterling. (Not shown in this photo, but also included in the exhibition are costumes and props for Megan Draper, Betty Draper/Francis, Sally Draper, Pete Campbell, Henry Francis, two secretaries, and two of Megan's friends.) Photo: Thanassi Karageorgiou / Museum of the Moving Image.

Still reeling from last Sunday's episode of "Mad Men" (oh Betty...)? Still in denial that this spot-on period series is is … [Read more...]