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Pandora Raises Outlook Despite Profit Miss

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Copenhagen—Pandora said today it would raise its revenue forecast for its sixth quarter in the row as sales improved in its … [Read more...]

Store Savvy: DSW Crowdsources a Spring 15 Shoe Print

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Columbus, OH--Why should fashion directors, buyers and shoe companies give all the design direction? DSW recently let its … [Read more...]

BJI Offers Black Friday Room Specials for ATS, Stitch Vegas Shows

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South Norwalk, CT—BJI Fashion Group is getting into the holiday spirit with a special Black Friday offer on rooms during the … [Read more...]

American Apparel Suffers Big Loss in Q3

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Los Angeles--American Apparel continued to struggle as it posted a $19.2 million loss, or 11 cents a share, in the third quarter … [Read more...]

MAD Ball to Honor Four Tonight with Visionaries Awards

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New York—Its all about being MAD this evening. But before you get all hot under the collar, MAD stands for Museum of Arts and … [Read more...]

Retail Imports Set Records Despite Continuing West Coast Port Issues

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Washington--Import cargo volume at the nation’s major retail container ports is expected to slow down this month following record … [Read more...]

Caché Q3 Profit, Sales Miss Estimates

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New York--Caché reported Monday that it swung into a wider loss, missing analysts’ estimate. The women’s specialty store said … [Read more...]

Sears Seeks Holding Agencies to Structure the Company

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Hoffman Estates, IL—In its latest ploy to survive a financial spiral downward, Sears Holdings evidently has reached out to “all of … [Read more...]

Creeds Collective Pop-Up Offers Cause-Related Holiday Shopping

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New York--Creeds Collective, a socially responsible pop-up shopping emporium, is giving holiday shoppers in Soho a chance to buy … [Read more...]

China Touts Top Accessories Brands in Times Square on “Singles Day “(11/11)

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Shenzhen, China—It’s known as “Singles Day,” a reference to the day (11/11) and has become the Cyber Monday for China especially … [Read more...]

24-Hour Runway Show Sets Guinness Record for Longest Fashion Show

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New York—Usually, as guests to New York Fashion Week can attest, it’s a game of hurry up and wait for most runway shows. After 30 … [Read more...]

Retailers Applaud Extended Chinese Visas, Encouraging International Shopping

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Washington–The National Retail Federation today was among the retail groups that applauded the announcement that the United States … [Read more...]