Industry News

The latest updates from the accessories world

Bain: Luxurygoods Sales Recover This Year, Slow Down in 2011

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Milan--The United States and Asia have been behind an unexpectedly strong recovery in luxury spending this year but sales are … [Read more...]

NRF: “Glimmers of Hope” Appear in Christmas Shoppers

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Washington–Though Americans are still operating with the recession in the back of their minds and many have fundamentally changed … [Read more...]

New App Allows for Fun Hat Try-Ons

The Hatter App

For all those women who say "I'm not a hat person," this app's for you!The Hatter, a 99-cent app for iPhone/iPad/iTouch users, … [Read more...]

Tag Heuer and Parsons Announce “Art of Watchmaking” Competition

TAG Heuer's Monaco Automatic Chronograph: up for design reinterpretation

New York--Call it Project Timepiece.Luxury Swiss watch company TAG Heuer and Parsons The New School for Design have created … [Read more...]

Pantone Unveils New Color Capturing System

Pantone's New Capturing System

Carlstadt, NJ--Pantone LLC, an X-Rite company, has announced a new, portable tool for design professionals and contractors to … [Read more...]

Get the ‘Loot’ at Museum of Art and Design’s Jewelry Show/Sale

Some of the jewelry from last year's LOOT event and sale.

New York--Get ready for some LOOT.MAD Museum of Arts and Designs is once again celebrating the world of contemporary jewelry … [Read more...]

Muck Boots Adds Women’s Rain Boots

Pretty in Pink: Muck Book brand's "Dove" rain boot

Conklin, NY—The Muck Boot brand, best known for—well—muck boots for farm, equestrian and winter outdoor activities, has jumped … [Read more...]

November 1 is “Fashion’s Night In”

November 1 is "Fashion's Night In"

Fashion's Night Out was a smashing success at cities around the world--and shoppers who participated in this ultimate shopping … [Read more...]

Shoppers Practice ‘Safe Spending’ says WSL’s Pulse Report

Shoppers Practice Safe Spending

Americans have always been known for their optimism, but this is no longer a given.According to a new Pulse Report by … [Read more...]

Swatch Group Likely to Hit Full Year Profit Goal

Swatch Group

Bienne—Swatch Group, the world's largest watchmaker, is likely to reach its sales target this year despite the negative impact of … [Read more...]

Coach Reshuffles Asian Management

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New York--Coach has made a number of senior management changes in Asia as the brand seeks to drive expansion in the region. The … [Read more...]

H&M Boosts Sales 16% in September

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Stockholm--H&M reported today that its September rose 16% on 2009, thanks in part to the performance of new stores.The store, … [Read more...]