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The latest updates from the accessories world

New Yoga Flats Offer Form and Function

Blake Brody Yoga Flats

New York--While ballet flats might be all the rage outside the studio, Blake Brody has created a line of functional yoga/pilates … [Read more...]

Black Friday Forecast Cooler Drier Weather to Help Sales

Black Friday Forecast

Berwyn, PA—All those shoppers lining up before 5 a.m.—or even earlier—for doors to open on Black Friday can expect cooler … [Read more...]

M-Commerce App World Gears Up for Black Friday

m-commerce black friday

Black Friday might be one of the busiest shopping days of the year, but mobile commerce app developers have been busy too--rolling … [Read more...]

Google Unveils Personalized Search Shopping Site

Google Boutiques.com

Mountain View, CA—Ever wish you had your own Rachel Zoe or Patricia Field to help you style and accessorize your wardrobe? Well, … [Read more...]

Holiday Sales Consumers to Use More Debit Card Cash

Debit Cards

Washington–While American consumers may need to do some research and plan ahead for their Black Friday shopping strategies, one … [Read more...]

Safilo Launches Tommy Hilfiger EyeWear

Tommy Hilfiger sunglasses by Safilo

Parsippany, NJ—What do Tommy Hilfiger, Jimmy Choo, Kate Spade, Balenciaga, Dior and a host of other designer brands all have in … [Read more...]

TJX, BJ’s Wholesale Q3 Profits Exceed Estimates

T.J.Maxx

Off price retail operator TJX Companies and BJ’S Wholesale both report their third quarter income rose higher than retail analysts … [Read more...]

Target Q3 Profit Rises 23% as Credit Card Businesses Improves

Target

Minneapolis—Target’s third-quarter earnings showed strong growth on a jump in revenue and significant improvement in the company's … [Read more...]

Study: Mobile Sites Below Average Performance

Chicago—Mobile commerce, or m-commerce, may be the latest retail platform everyone is buzzing about but many shoppers may be … [Read more...]

Nordstrom, Saks Q3 Profits Rise, Predict Better Q4 Sales

Saks Fifth Avenue flagship

Women are returning to buying full-price fashion classifications, especially dresses, footwear and fashion jewelry, according to … [Read more...]

Abercrombie, Urban Outfiters Post Q3 Profit Rise

Abercrombie & Fitch

Specialty retailers Abercrombie & Fitch and Urban Outfitters both reported third quarter profit increases and say they are … [Read more...]

Walmart Lifts Full Year Forecast as Q3 Profits Rise

Walmart store

Bentonville, AR--Walmart raised its full year earnings guidance today after booking a 9% rise in third quarter profit helped by a … [Read more...]