Industry News

The latest updates from the accessories world

Burberry Pushes into China as Half Year Sales Rise

Burberry

London—Burberry executives said today that the company will continue its push into China after the British luxury house posted a … [Read more...]

Give the Gift of Sight for World Sight Day

World Sight Day

Individjual Custom Eyewear is helping the world see a little more clearly.Tomorrow is World Sight Day, and for every custom … [Read more...]

QVC/FANNY Team Up for Shoe Shopping to Kick Breast Cancer

Fanny shoes on sale

West Chester, PA--Get your credit cards ready, for this is dutiful shopping at its best. On Friday, October 15, from 7 p.m. to 10 … [Read more...]

ACE Awards to Honor Henri Bendel, QVC and more

Henri Bendel

New York--November is just around the corner and that means...ACE Awards!The 14th annual black-tie event, sponsored by the … [Read more...]

Fraas Adds Upscale Label

Fraas Silver Label

New York and Wuestenselbitz, Germany--Fraas scarves, which have been around for more than 100 years, has found a new silver … [Read more...]

FTC to Tighten Rules to Stop Misleading Eco Claims

FTC to Tighten Rules to Stop Misleading Eco Claims

Washington--In an effort to prevent "green washing"--misleading information about a product's environmental attributes--The … [Read more...]

Steve Madden to Acquire Betsey Johnson Brand

Betsey Johnson

New York—In a restructuring deal that had been speculated about a month ago, Steven Madden Inc. announced Friday that the footwear … [Read more...]

Mulberry Sales Rise 57%, Lifts Full-Year Forecast

Mulberry's Alexa bag

Somerset, England--Shares in Mulberry hit a new highs last week after the British leathergoods brand reported record sales … [Read more...]

Iconic Parisian Couturier Jacques Fath Relaunches with Accessories

Jacques Fath

Jacques Fath--the iconic, offbeat Parisian couturier from the 1950s--is relaunching his brand with an upscale accessories … [Read more...]

American Apparel Taps Ex-Blockbuster CFO

American Apparel

Los Angeles--American Apparel has hired former Blockbuster chief financial officer Tom Casey as its acting president, who will be … [Read more...]

New Jersey Fashion Week Premieres Oct 11, 12

NJFW

West Orange, NJ—Fashion weeks may have ended in New York, Paris and Milan, but the Garden State is ready to take its fashion bow … [Read more...]

Parsons to Honor Reed Krakoff

Reed Krakoff

New York--Parsons The New School for Design has announced it will honor Reed Krakoff at its 63rd Annual  Fashion Benefit, held … [Read more...]