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The latest updates from the accessories world

Nike Q4 Income, Sales Beat Expectations

Nike Swoosh

Beaverton, OR—Nike reported Monday better-than-expected fourth-quarter earnings as sales increases made up for higher … [Read more...]

Michael Kors Exploring IPO to Fund Expansion?

Michael Kors on runway

New York--Michael Kors is looking to sell a 25% stake in his company to fund a $500 million global expansion plan. And the chief … [Read more...]

Macy’s, Bloomingdale’s Add Global Shipping

Macy's Inc.

Cincinnati--Macy's Inc is to begin shipping outside of the United States to 91 countries through its Bloomingdale's and Macy's … [Read more...]

First Designer Resale Flash Sale Site Launches

The Real Real Flash Site

San Francisco—In an increasingly competitive environment among flash sale websites, The Real Real hopes to carve its own niche by … [Read more...]

Study: Top 10 Cities with ‘Messiest Sock Drawers’

Messy Sock Drawer

Dallas—Why in the world would anyone study which cities have citizens who have the messiest and the most organized sock … [Read more...]

Deb Shops to Restructure Under Chapter 11

Deb Shops

Philadelphia--Deb Shops filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in Delaware on Sunday as part of plans to sell the company to … [Read more...]

Couple Wins $10,000 Kate Middleton-Inspired Ring

The lucky winners of a Kate Middleton inspired ring

Orlando, FL—How do you get consumers to “like” your new e-commerce site on Facebook? Offer a spectacular giveaway and make sure it … [Read more...]

New Book Unveils Secrets to Brand Success

Bold by Shaun Smith and Andy Milligan

London--How does a brand use its long, venerable heritage to its advantage without alienating customers who want the latest and … [Read more...]

Cassidy Randall Handbags Hit Market

Cassidy Randall The Southampton

New York--Does the handbag market need another handbag line? Sure, when it’s Cassidy Randall, which offers classic styling with … [Read more...]

2012 Brand Demises: Sears, American Apparel?

Blockbuster Closing?

New York—It’s not exactly the top 10 list any company wants to find their name on: 24/7 Wall St.’s “10 brands that will disappear … [Read more...]

Beauty.com Adds Accessories

Beauty.com accessories

Bellevue, WA--While it was always a natural for Beauty.com to sell items like cosmetic cases, the mega e-commerce site has … [Read more...]

Genesco Acquires UK Footwear Retailer, SCHUH Group

Schuh store in the United Kingdom

Nashville--Genesco Inc. today announced that it has acquired Schuh Group Ltd., a specialty retailer of casual and athletic … [Read more...]