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The latest updates from the accessories world

Nordstrom Reports 9% Q3 Sales Boost, But Lowers Guidance

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Seattle--Nordstrom Inc.’s third-quarter earnings of $142 million were up slightly from last year’s $137 million. Net sales were up … [Read more...]

Good Reads: Fashion Print Design from Idea to Final Print

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Atglen, PA--With print and pattern such a powerful force in fashion and accessories now, Fashion Print Design from Idea to Final … [Read more...]

Week in Review: Top Online Articles to Recall

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New York—There some ominous clouds beginning to cover what had looked like a bright holiday season. In the first busy week of … [Read more...]

JCPenney Narrows Q3 Loss, But Sales Do Too

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Dallas—JCPenney reported Wednesday afternoon that it continues to pare down losses, even beating forecasts. But sales also … [Read more...]

Dillard’s Q3 Profit Beats Despite Slower Sales

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Little Rock, AR—Dillard’s Inc. today reported third quarter profit increase though its net sales were a miss. For the quarter … [Read more...]

Kohl’s Q3 Profit Down 30%, Misses Sales Forecast

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Menomonee Falls, WI—Kohl’s Corp. said third quarter earnings fell 20% as revenue edged down 1.6%. Kohl’s reported a 20% profit … [Read more...]

DRAFTspace Serves Us Delicious Jewelry (for Sale)

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New York—The table settings would do Martha Stewart proud. Instead of perfect settings for the latest gourmet cusine, these … [Read more...]

Store Savvy: Sorrelli’s Trip from Showroom to Storefront

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Many jewelry companies have fantasies of opening up a retail store. Sorrelli turned theirs into a reality. How they did … [Read more...]

Macy’s Inc. Cuts Forecast After Disappointing Q3 Sales

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New York—Good news, not-so-good news in Macy’s Inc.’s third quarter earnings report released today. The department store group … [Read more...]

NRF: Holiday Bargain Hunters Hold Out for Deals

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Washington--Procrastinators and bargain hunters alike are taking their time getting started with their holiday shopping bonanza, … [Read more...]

Tod’s 9-Month Profit Falls 21.6%

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Ancona, Italy—Tod’s reported that its nine-month profit dropped 21.6% as costs rose and fewer of its high margin leathergoods were … [Read more...]

Currency Exchanges Hit Burberry’s First Half Profit

The Orchard in military red for Autumn/Winter, crafted from textured leather and embossed with the iconic check.

London—Burberry Group Plc today blamed foreign currency exchange rates for its reduced half year earnings. For the six month … [Read more...]