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H&M Reports Strong November

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Stockholm--H&M reported today that its November sales jump 17%, boosted by new store openings. The specialty store giant … [Read more...]

November Retail Sales Better Than Expected

November "sales second" best ever

Washington—After the U.S. Department of Commerce reported today that November retail sales rose 0.8% to $378.7 billion, some … [Read more...]

Postal Services Report Shipping Peaks

Postal Sevice Reports Shipping Peaks

Memphis and Atlanta—Santa's helpers (FedEx, UPS and the U.S Postal Service) are busier than ever. If the latest shipping and … [Read more...]

Hush Puppies Brings its Global Watches to the U.S.

Hush Puppies

New York—Now the Hush Puppies basset hound will never be late in the States! The cuddly Hush Puppies mascot is quite the icon, … [Read more...]

Shivaloka Soul Jewelry Made from Spiritual Seeds

Shivaloka Soul Jewelry

Burbank, CA—Some wild and crazy types are known for sowing their wild oats. But Shivaloka Soul Jewelry has a better, mystical use … [Read more...]

Gap Opens Store in Milan Banana Republic Next


Milan--So much for Italian chic! Those ever-fashionable Italians are about to get a dose of casual Americana, as The Gap … [Read more...]

Sakroots Artist Circle Launches Printed Sneakers


San Francisco--Sakroots is turning into the prince of prints. Sakroots Artist Circle, a division of The Sak Brand Group, has … [Read more...]

Supreme Court Deadlocked Over Costco Grey Market Case

Costco vs. Omega

Washington—Due a 4 to 4 split in the U.S. Supreme Court today on whether Costco Wholesale Corp. could be held liable for copyright … [Read more...]

Bakers Footwear Narrows Q3 Loss

Bakers Store Front

St Louis--Bakers Footwear Group has narrowed its third-quarter loss thanks to higher sales at its 236 stores. Net loss for the … [Read more...]

Genesco Suffers Cyber Attack

Genesco's Shi by Journeys was one of the brands affected in a recent cyber attack on its payment process network.

Nashville—Genesco Inc. said its customers’ can safety use their credit and debit cards after the footwear and hat company reported … [Read more...]

Puma Renews Eyewear License with Charmant

Puma Eyewear

Herzogenaurach, Germany--Puma is pouncing on the U.S., at least in eyewear. German sportstyle brand Puma has renewed its global … [Read more...]

Pandora Builds Bracelet Apps

Pandora apps

Columbia, MD—Attention bead heads! Pandora is making it possible to shop for its collectible beads from your iPhone and Facebook … [Read more...]