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Dallas Market Center Announces the Next Big Give Awards

Dallas Market Center Announces the Next Big Give Awards

Dallas—While retailers don’t embark on philanthropy for the recognition, it sure is nice.Dallas Market Center has announced … [Read more...]

Q4 Reports: Saks, Dillard’s Profit on Sales Increases

Saks Fifth Avenue flagship

More Full Priced Sales Push Saks Inc. into Q4 ProfitNew York—Saks Inc. reported today that sales of full-price … [Read more...]

TJX Q4 Profit Down Despite Sales Increase

TJ Maxx

Framingham, MA--TJX Cos. Inc. reported today that its fourth quarter profit fell 15% due to costs associated with closing its A.J. … [Read more...]

Kikoy4Kenya: Sarongs for Schools

Colorful kikoys from Kenya are versatile accessories that have been around for more than 400 years

Montreal—Just about the chicest thing found in any wardrobe in East Africa for the last few centuries is the kikoy, a large-size, … [Read more...]

Walmart Q4 Profit Up 27% But U.S. Division ‘Disappoints’


Bentonville, AR—While Walmart posted today a 27% increase in profit for the fourth quarter largely due to its international sales … [Read more...]

Macy’s Q4 Profit Jumps 50%


New York--Macy's Inc.'s fourth-quarter profit grew 50%, topping the company's own estimates, helped by improved sales and lower … [Read more...]

Target to Launch Calypso St. Barths Collaboration

An item from the Calypso St. Barths line. Expect the Target collaboration to have the same easy-breezy vibe.

Minneapolis--Can’t afford that St. Barths Caribbean beach vacation? No worries. Target has announced a collaboration with the line … [Read more...]

Erica Lyons Completes 268 In-Store Shops at Bon Ton

Erica Lyons shop-in-shops at Bon Ton

Providence, RI--Leading designer fashion jewelry brand Erica Lyons Jewelry recently completed installation of 268 newly designed … [Read more...]

Grandoe Donates Footwear to Soles4Souls Charity


Gloversville, NY—Grandoe is letting others walk in its shoes. More than 1,000 others, in fact.Grandoe, which manufactures … [Read more...]

Cooper Hewitt Hosts Van Cleef & Arpels Exhibit

A 1937 “Peony” brooch with mystery-set rubies

New York—Van Cleef & Arpels is synonymous with elegant jewels, and an upcoming exhibition features the glamour and … [Read more...]

ATS Pavilion Opens Sunday at Javits

ATS Pavilion

New York—AccessoriesTheShow (ATS) Pavilion, a tightly-edited group of 250+ accessories resources, opens Sunday for a three day … [Read more...]

Nordstrom to Buy Flash Sale Site Haute Look

Haute Look logo

Seattle—Hey, if you can’t beat ’em, join ’em. Or buy ’em.As online flash-sales continue to eat away at traditional e-tailing … [Read more...]