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ATS, Moda and Fame Shows this Week Present Spring ’11 in NYC

ATS

New York—Whether you’re looking for the latest designs coming out for Spring 2011 or looking to fill in with immediates for … [Read more...]

Forever 21 Opens in India

Women line up for the opening of Forever 21's first store in India

New Delhi--While Bollyhood movies often depict Indian women in traditional saris, the modern Indian consumer embraces the same … [Read more...]

Gold Hits Record High for Third Time This Week

Gold

Could the rising price of gold could just be a golden opportunity for less expensive metals? Gold prices climbed again today to … [Read more...]

Prada Half Year Income Doubles

Prada

Milan--Prada reported today that its profit doubled in the first half of this year, propelled by increased sales in Europe, United … [Read more...]

‘Boardwalk Empire’: The Next Cultural Touchstone?

‘Boardwalk Empire’: The Next Cultural Touchstone?

Come this Sunday, Emmy-award winning “Mad Men” may be getting some competition. That’s when HBO’s much ballyhooed new drama … [Read more...]

Hermes Launches its First Chinese Luxury Brand

Hermes Launches its First Chinese Luxury Brand

Hong Kong—Hermès opened today its latest retail concept, Shang Xia, the first of what the French luxurygoods company hopes will be … [Read more...]

Oakley to Launch Optically Correct 3D Glasses

3D theater

Lake Forest, CA--Those who feel silly wearing the flimsy 3D glasses handed out in 3D movies can now step up their fashion … [Read more...]

G-III Apparel Group Signs Camuto Group Deal

Vince Camuto logo

New York--G-III Apparel Group has signed a joint venture deal with The Camuto Group that will open and operate footwear and … [Read more...]

Justice Boosts Dress Barn Q4 Profit

Justice

Suffern, NY--Dress Barn Inc.'s fiscal fourth-quarter profit jumped 64% as the women's apparel retailer benefited from the … [Read more...]

Maison Martin Margiela and Cutler and Gross Create Eyewear License

Maison Martin Margiela and Cutler and Gross

If having the same vision is the basis for a successful fashion license, then this one's off to a good start.The two edgy … [Read more...]

Sears to Launch Exclusive French Connection UK Collection

Sears to Launch Exclusive French Connection UK Collection

Hoffman Estates, IL—Sears is stepping up its offering in the contemporary market with the launch in early 2011 of UK Style by … [Read more...]

Disney Introduces its Own ‘Minnie’ Bag

Minnie printed canvas and leather trimmed tote bag by Isabella Fiore for Disney

As women look to lighten their loads with small, lighter weight handbag silhouettes, the Disney Store is coming out with its own … [Read more...]