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The latest updates from the accessories world

Aeropostale Posts 21% Profit Rise

Aeropostale

New York--Aeropostale saw its profits grow on the back of sales increases during the second quarter meeting expectations, but … [Read more...]

Nina Shoes Launches Handbags

Nina Shoes

New York—Nina Shoes, one of the leading makers of special occasion footwear, is launching its own handbag collection slated to … [Read more...]

Payless Launches Isabel Toledo and Colette Paris

Payless Launches Isabel Toledo and Colette Paris

Topeka, KA---Payless ShoeSource plans to roll out its latest capsule designer collection of footwear and handbags by Isabel Toledo … [Read more...]

Madonna in Trademark Battle Over Macy’s ‘Material Girl’ Line

Madonna in Trademark Battle Over Macy’s ‘Material Girl’ Line

Los Angeles--Madonna might fancy herself the original "Material Girl" but L.A. Triumph begs to differ.The California clothing … [Read more...]

Chico’s FAS More Than Doubles Q2 Profit

Chico's

Fort Meyers, FL--Chico's FAS Inc. has more than doubled its second quarter profit, boosted by higher sales and margins at its … [Read more...]

Accessories Council’s Garden Party Raises $$ for Charities

At the Accessories Council Garden party, a Lilly Pulitzer picnic basket benefits the Urban Arts Partnership

New York—Who doesn't love a fashionable picnic for a good cause?Feeling the spirit of summer, the Accessories Council hosted a … [Read more...]

Target Stages Kaleidoscopic Fashion Show

Target Stages Kaleidoscopic Fashion Show

New York—For once Target thought inside the box, and the and the result was a Kaleidoscopic Fashion Spectacular that impressed … [Read more...]

Ann Taylor Swing 2Q Profit, Improves Margins

Ann Taylor

New York--Ann Taylor Stores Corp. swung to a second-quarter profit, driven by demand for suits and dresses at its namesake chain. … [Read more...]

Rise in Sales Gives Gap 3% Profit Lift in 2Q

Gap Inc.

San Francisco--Gap Inc. has reaffirmed its full-year earnings guidance after higher sales at the Old Navy and Banana Republic … [Read more...]

Hot Topic Nearly Doubles Q2 Loss

Hot Topic storefront

Hot Topic Inc, the retailer of music-influenced apparel and accessories, nearly doubled its losses in the second quarter amid … [Read more...]

Public Scrambles for Tix to Fashion’s Night Out Runway Show

Public Scrambles for Tix to Fashion’s Night Out Runway Show

New York—Think you can’t sit next to top editors at one the hottest runway shows at Lincoln Center? You can try, but it’s gonna … [Read more...]

Limited Brands Lifts Outlooks as Profit Soars 140%

Limited Brands logos

Columbus,OH--Limited Brands, operator of the Victoria's Secret, Pink and La Senza chains, has raised its full-year earnings … [Read more...]