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The latest updates from the accessories world

Inditex Posts Half Year 14% Profit Rise

Zara Fall 2011 Ad Campaign

Arteixo,Spain—Fast fashion retailer Inditex SA posted today a 14% rise in profit for its first half due to sales growth in new … [Read more...]

“Free Shipping Day” Hopes for 2,000 Participating Retailers

Free Shipping Day

Billings, MT—Facing what could be a less-than-merry holiday season for many retailers, Free Shopping Day, scheduled for Friday, … [Read more...]

Black Friday: Price Off Coupons to Abound?

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Huntsville, AL—While Black Friday may be some 65 days away, some shoppers are already researching doorbusters and other … [Read more...]

NRF Launches Job Advocacy Campaign for Retail

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Washington–With the 2012 election season fast approaching on the horizon, the National Retail Federation (NRF) today launched a … [Read more...]

Wanted: Teens with a Passion for Fashion

Art Institutes' Passion for Fashion Competition

Pittsburgh—Know a teen who is fashion savvy, has great style, perhaps a budding Donna Karan or Marc Jacobs?Then The Art … [Read more...]

Collective Brands Inks Distribution Deals in 4 Markets

Collective Brands

Lexington, MA--Collective Brands Inc. today announced that it has signed new distribution agreements with partners to continue the … [Read more...]

Prada Half-Year Income Leaps 74% As China Sales Lift

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Milan--Prada SpA reported Sunday that its fiscal first half income leaped 74% increase as demand on its leathergoods and other … [Read more...]

“Daphne Guinness” Opens at Museum at FIT

Daphne Guinness

New York--Designer Tom Ford called her “one of the—if not the—most stylish women living.” He might be biased, having co-authored … [Read more...]

New eBay Ad Campaign Targets Mobile Shoppers

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San Jose, CA—Ebay’s latest advertising campaign is aimed at one of its fastest growing segments of shoppers: those who are using a … [Read more...]

British Leather Co. Muubaa Launches Handbags

Muubaa's Nerissa Merium Duffle in lamb leather

London--While the name Muubaa might make women think of the cows or lambs that provided their leather (moo, baa, get it?), that … [Read more...]

ATS Pavilion Opens Sunday at Javits Center

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New York—New York Fashion Week may be over, but there’s still plenty of fashion action going on this weekend. On Sunday, … [Read more...]

The Sak Brand Group Expands Classifications

New hats and scarves by sakroots

San Francisco—What started with a simple crochet Tightweave handbag under The Sak brand is rapidly turning into a lifestyle … [Read more...]