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The latest updates from the accessories world

Neiman Marcus Unveils Last Call Studio Concept

Neiman Marcus Unveils Last Call Studio Concept

Dallas—Off-price retailing and timed “flash sales” for upscale brands is all the rage and Neiman Marcus wants a bigger … [Read more...]

Todd Reed Wins AGTA Spectrum Awards “Best in Show”

Todd Reed's cuff wins Best in Show

New York--Gems sparkled and glistened in the sunshine as the winners of the annual AGTA Spectrum Awards (plus hundreds of … [Read more...]

Limited Brands Projects Biggest Growth Rate Overseas

Limited Brand's Victoria's Secret

Columbus, OH--Limited Brands sees its future and much of it is overseas. Limited Brands (LTD), which owns Victoria's Secret, … [Read more...]

Mykita Unveils New High-Tech Eyewear Material

Mykita sunwear collaboration with Bernhard Willhelm

Berlin--Funky eyewear just got a bit more cutting edge. Already known for its cutting-edge eyewear frame materials and … [Read more...]

HSN to Add Mobile Commerce Team

HSN logo

New York—HSN reported last week that it plans to beef up its mobile commerce (or m-commerce) abilities to differentiate itself … [Read more...]

Stocks Rise as LVMH Takes Stake in Hermes

Hermes

Paris—Stock prices for both LVMH and Hermès rose today after the surprise announcement this weekend that LVMH spent $2.2 billion … [Read more...]

Zappos Launches iPad App

Zappos ipad

Online footwear retailer Zappos launched its first mobile shopping application for the popular iPad tablet computer. The company … [Read more...]

American Watch Association Elects New Officers

AWA

Washington--The American Watch Association, an industry trade organization, has elected its new officers. Elected officers for … [Read more...]

Burlington Coat to Pay $10 Million to Settle Fendi Suit

Burlington Coat

New York—Burlington Coat Factory’s wallet will be more than $10 million lighter due to settlement with Fendi, which sued the … [Read more...]

Macy’s Jumps into Fast-Fashion Arena

Sketch from Kinder Aggugini's upcoming collection for Macy's

New York--Macy's is definitely acting on "Impulse." The mega department store retailer is jumping on the designer collaboration … [Read more...]

Columbia Sportswear Q3 Profit up as Sales Surge

Columbia Sportswear

Portland, OR--Higher spending on marketing and new technologies helped contribute to Columbia Sportswear's 16% jump in third … [Read more...]

MSJA Announces 2011 Vision Awards Design Competition

MJSA

Attleboro Fall, MA--The 20th Annual MJSA Vision Awards Competition is now open to receive entries, according to Manufacturing … [Read more...]