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The latest updates from the accessories world

Abercrombie & Fitch Q4 Profit Nearly Doubles

Abercrombie & Fitch

New Albany, OH--Abercrombie & Fitch Co., which struggled and lost share during the height of the recession, reported today … [Read more...]

Billionaire Offers $7 Billion for Family Dollar Stores

Family Dollar

Matthews, NC--Family Dollar stores confirmed Tuesday that it received a $7 billion buyout offer from hedge fund Trian Group … [Read more...]

Circa Lounge Features Estate Jewelry CFDA Designer Accessories

The installation at Lincoln Center

New York--CIRCA, a leading purchaser of diamonds, gold and fine jewelry, is supporting CFDA Designers with the launch of its … [Read more...]

U.S. Commerce Dept January Sales Edge Up

January Sales Edge Up

Washington—Retail sales edged up in January, marking the seventh straight month of increases, but falling below what economists … [Read more...]

NPD Group: 2010 Apparel Sales Up 2%

NPD Group

Port Washington, NY—Sales of apparel in the United States improved in 2010, rising almost 2%, but still lagging behind other … [Read more...]

AccessoriesTheShow Las Vegas Opens

AccessoriesTheShow Las Vegas

Las Vegas—AccessoriesTheShow (ATS) Las Vegas opened today at the Venetian Hotel with 10% more exhibitors than last year. The show, … [Read more...]

B Brian Atwood Celebrates Footwear Launch with Jones

Brian Atwood

New York—Designer Brian Atwood is the newest name in the Jones Apparel Group stable of licensed brands. His B Brian Atwood line of … [Read more...]

L.U.S.T. Jewelry Urges a Break from Texting

L.U.S.T. jewelry urges people to Look Up Stop Texting

New York—Of course we love Fashion Week for the glamour, the energy and the clothes, but naturally accessories are our favorite … [Read more...]

Pantone Report Most Popular Fall 2011 Colors

Pantone Fall 2011

New York—Like teal? How about gray and a nice bamboo?Get used to them, because you’ll be seeing them a lot this Fashion Week, … [Read more...]

Young and NG Presents Fashion at Bodies Exhibit

Photos: Jaka Vinsek Photography

New York—It's Fashion Week, so look alive! Or not...Just before things got rolling at Lincoln Center uptown for Fashion Week, … [Read more...]

On Eve of IPO, Prada Posts 31% Gain in 2010

Prada

Milan—As Prada prepares to go public in the Hong Kong market, the luxury brand reported today that its 2010 sales jumped 31% to … [Read more...]

Polo Ralph Lauren Q3 Income Soars 52%

Ralph Lauren 2011 Spring-Summer Ad Campaign

New York--Polo Ralph Lauren raised its full-year profit outlook Wednesday after third-quarter profit rose by more than half, … [Read more...]