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The latest updates from the accessories world

Teen Vogue and ICSC Study: How Millennials Shop

Teen Vogue

So just how will that elusive Millennial/Gen Z consumer navigate the malls, the web and social media as they plan this year's back … [Read more...]

2016 New York Market Dates: Mark Your Calendars!


Hang up those wall calendars, sync your mobile phones and start making travel reservations: the 2016 New York Market Week dates … [Read more...]

Sneak Peek: HBO’s “Vinyl” Captures 70s Music Industry


Get ready for plenty of sex, drugs and rock 'n' roll, not to mention some awesome 70s music and fashion, as HBO unveils a sneak … [Read more...]

GAP Reports Q2 Earnings


Gap Inc. continues to struggle. The company's comp sales for July 2015 were down 3% versus a 2% increase last year. For the second … [Read more...]

Retail Bestsellers: What’s Hot Now at Handbag Designer 101


Handbag Designer 101 is a curated marketplace with the largest selection of handbags made by independent designers. HBD101 is … [Read more...]

Study: Overstocks, Out-of-Stocks and Returns = $1.75 Trillion Retail Loss


As retailers come out of August Market, buying and planning are top of mind, especially in today's tricky economy, where getting … [Read more...]

Imports Up as Retailers Look Toward Holiday Season


Import cargo volume at the nation’s major retail container ports is expected to increase 3.6% this month over the same time last … [Read more...]

Anti-Counterfeit Clothing and Accessories Packaging Market Expected to Reach $20.5B by 2020


A new report by Allied Market Research titled "Global Opportunity Analysis and Forecast for Anti-Counterfeit Clothing and … [Read more...]

Expert Opinion: What Does a Neiman Marcus IPO Signal for Affluents

Pam Danziger

Pamela N. Danziger is an internationally recognized expert specializing in consumer insights for marketers targeting the affluent … [Read more...]

Haskell Takes Stake in Jewelry E-Tailer Charm & Chain


Fashion jewelry and watch manufacturer Haskell LLC is branching into e-tailing with a strategic investment. The company just … [Read more...]

Infographic: Back to School Goes Mobile

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In the Back to School (BTS) Shopping Goes Mobile in the U.S. infographic, advertising platform InMobi shows how mobile advertising … [Read more...]

Kors Posts Good News in First Quarter

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Despite an overall slowing handbag market, lighter retail traffic and complaints of Kors oversaturation and discounting, Michael … [Read more...]