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More Q3 Reports: Charming Shoppes, Express, rue21, Zumiez

Rue21

Rue21 and Zumiez reported higher third quarter sales and income. Charming Shoppes posted flat sales for the quarter with its … [Read more...]

Tacori Launches Virtual Try Ons

Tacori Launches Virtual Try Ons

New York—Tacori jewelry just went virtual. To debut its virtual “Try It On” technology, Tacori has set up a three-day … [Read more...]

Stuart Weitzman’s ‘Fish Tale’ Handbags

Stuart Weitzman

Los Angeles—There really is something fishy going on at Stuart Weitzman. The footwear and accessories brand is coming out with … [Read more...]

Customer Service Report the Top 10 Retailers

LL Bean

Washington—With million of Americans flood stores and websites in search of holiday deals, the NRF Foundation, the research and … [Read more...]

82 Websites Closed for Selling Fake Merchandise

Fake Handbags

Washington—While a record number of shoppers made purchases online this week, which began with Cyber Monday, there were 82 … [Read more...]

Duchess of Windsor Bracelet Sells for $7 Million

Did Madonna buy this Cartier diamond and onyx bracelet, a favorite of the Duchess of Windsor?

London—One of the Duchess of Windsor’s favorite bracelets, a gift from her husband who abdicated the British throne to marry her, … [Read more...]

November Retails Sales Better then Expected

Retail sales

Black Friday doorbusters and other holiday promotions helped America’s top retailers beat Wall Street’s expectations for November. … [Read more...]

Collective Brands Books 29% Rise in Q3 Earnings

Collective Brands

Topeka, KA--Strong sales of its Sperry Top-Sider, Saucony, Keds and Stride Rite brands have helped footwear retailer Collective … [Read more...]

Rebecca Minkoff Invites Consumers to Design a Clutch with Polywore

Rebecca Minkoff

New York--Betting that many consumers would jump at the chance to design a Rebecca Minkoff handbag, the designer launched an … [Read more...]

Billion Dollar Day Cyber Monday Sales Highest in History

Cyber Monday phone

Reston, VA–Cyber Monday, November 29, will go down in the annals of e-commerce history as the biggest online shopping day … [Read more...]

NPD: Black Friday Weekend Recipe for Success

Black Friday

Port Washington, NY–As the holiday weekend approached retailers put together their merchandising, marketing, and operational … [Read more...]

Claire’s Q3 Income Sales Increase

Claire's

Chicago--Claire's Stores, Inc. reported Monday that its third quarter income hit $62.5 million up from $53.7 million in the same … [Read more...]