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Phosphor Watches Change Face of Digital

Phosphor Watches

Hong Kong--Do you read your books on a Kindle e-reader? Even if you don’t, surely you’ve seen how the digital words look like ink … [Read more...]

Vote for Hat Person of the Year

Gwen Stefani looks stunning in a while veiled top hat

New York—Last year it was Brad Pitt. Will this year’s winner be Gwen Stefani? Kate Hudson? Johnny Depp? No, we’re not talking … [Read more...]

Study Best M-Commerce Sites of 2010

M-commerce graphic

Austin, TX—With a more than 100 million smart phone activated in the United States today, retailers and fashion brands have made a … [Read more...]

Blizzard Could Cost Retailers $1 Billion in Sales

Blizzard could cost retailers $1 billion in sales

Chicago--The blizzard that crippled the Northeast on the days immediately following Christmas may have strongly affected retail … [Read more...]

Jan 1: The Big White One

2011

Westport, CT—After better-than expected Black Friday, Cyber Monday, Super Saturday and Day After Christmas retail sales, some … [Read more...]

Veuve Clicquot Unveils Bubbly Rain Boots

DKNY-Veuve Clicquot rain boots

New York--What’s (almost) better than a tasty flute of champagne on a gray, wet miserable day? A pair of sunny Veuve Clicquot rain … [Read more...]

Color Blocked Bella Borz Handbags Offers Fresh Look

Bella Borz

New York--After the fashion industry’s love affair with bohemian, ethnic and neutral looks, the upcoming color-blocked trend is … [Read more...]

Consumer Satisfaction Report: E-Commerce Winners and Losers

Holiday Shopping Online

 Ann Arbor, MI—Although e-commerce sales during the holiday season hit record highs, consumer satisfaction with the top 40 online … [Read more...]

LiLo to Design Footwear?

Lindsay Lohan

Hollywood—She may be the butt of many jokes due to her antics, arrests and flamboyant behavior, but actress Lindsay Lohan is still … [Read more...]

French Regulator to Rule on Hermes Family Plan

LVMH

Paris—The French stock marker regulator said today that it plans to announce its decision on a plan by Hermes’ majority … [Read more...]

Top 10 Luxury Phone Apps for 2010

Mulberry's app for iPhone/iPad

New York--Unlike the hesitation many luxurygoods marketers held in launching into e-commerce, many luxury brands and retailers … [Read more...]

Holiday Wrap Up: Christmas Week Sales Rose 4%-8%

Holiday Wrap Up

New York—Holiday shoppers keep retailers busier than usual last week. The International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) and … [Read more...]