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QVC Goes Live in Italy

QVC Italia logo

Ciao, QVC!American home shopping channel QVC continues to enter new international markets. QVC has just gone live in the … [Read more...]

August Spending Edged Up Ahead of Expectations

August Spending Edges Up

Washington—The U.S. Commerce Department reported today that American consumers spending and incomes rose in August exceeding … [Read more...]

Vera Bradley Looking for Its Next Top Model

Vera Bradley

Orlando--Handbag, travel, stationery and eyewear designer Vera Bradley is looking for its next model.Vera Bradley is looking … [Read more...]

Notorious & Notable: 20th Century Women of Style Show Opens

Notorious & Notable 20th Century Women of Style Exhibition

New York—Even in our high tech era where it seems everyone at some point or the other gets their own 15 minutes of fame, some … [Read more...]

Christopher & Banks Reports Weak Q2

Christopher Banks

Plymouth, MN--Losses at Christopher & Banks Corp. extended during the second quarter as sales remained largely flat over the … [Read more...]

Social Networks Spice Up E-Commerce

Social Commerce

The development of e-commerce is expected to result in a seismic shift in the retail of fashion products, with latest research … [Read more...]

Retailers vs Manufacturers Over China Currency Bill

China Currency

Washington—While The House of Representatives’ 348 to 79 vote Wednesday in favor of the Currency Reform for Fair Trade Act has … [Read more...]

Bluefly Launches Mobile Coupons in TV Ads

Bluefly mobile coupons

New York--Bluefly.com is incorporating mobile barcode technology into its latest television advertising campaign to give viewers … [Read more...]

Gov. Schwarzenegger Vetos Fur Label Law

Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger

Sacramento, CA--Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger vetoed a bill this week that would have required apparel and accessories … [Read more...]

Kohl’s Store Expansion May Create 3,000 Jobs

Kohl's

Menomonee Falls, WI--Kohl's Corp is to open 21 new stores across the US, which will create close to 3,000 jobs in 15 states. The … [Read more...]

Family Dollar to Open More Stores as Profits Surge 23%

Family Dollar

Charlotte--Family Dollar Stores Inc is to open more stores and expand its refurbishment programme after posting 23% surge in … [Read more...]

New California Cadmium Limits Increase Demands for Federal Regulations

Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger

North Kingston, RI—Responding to a new state law limiting cadmium in children’s jewelry that California Governor Arnold … [Read more...]