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Robert Redford’s Sundance Opens New Store in Dallas

Sundance Catalog, premier lifestyle retailer of women's and men's apparel and footwear, jewelry, accessories, art and home decor. (PRNewsFoto/Sundance)

Salt Lake City—Known for its founder actor Robert Redford and his Sundance film festival, Sundance, a retailer of women's and … [Read more...]

Fashion Week Returns to West Palm Beach

Designer St. Frimpong is one of the participants in this year's Fashion Week West Palm Bach

West Palm Beach, FL—The snowbirds may still be flying down to sunny South Florida, but the fashionistas are flocking to the 2nd … [Read more...]

Warmer Weather Chills October Comp Store Sales


New York—October comparable store sales had only a modest 0.2% growth hindered analysts say by warmer weather that kept consumers … [Read more...]

Small Business Owners Optimistic about the Holiday Season: American Expess


New York--Small business owners are optimistic about holiday sales this year – with the majority saying they will be the same … [Read more...]

IAC Announces 17th Fashion + Design Conference: “Trailblazers” Nov. 13,14

Chi Huyhn, Sutol Ring, 10mm Galatea Pearl nucleated with turquoise and featuring the company’s signature “Diamond in a Pearl” setting.

New York—Initiatives in Art & Culture (IAC) announced the agenda for its roster of presenters at its 17th Annual Fashion + … [Read more...]

Ralph Lauren’s Shares Rise on Better-Than-Expected Q2 Results


New York—Despite a decline in its quarterly profit and sales, Ralph Lauren Corp. today posted a rise in sales as restructuring … [Read more...]

Top 100 Brands & Players–Spring Trend Boards

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A look at the industry's Top 100 Accessories Brands & Players for 2015, featuring Spring 2016 trend boards from key industry … [Read more...]

Stockholders Agree to Merger Agreement Between Belk, Sycamore Partners

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Charlotte, NC--Belk, Inc., announced today that its stockholders voted to approve the adoption of the previously announced merger … [Read more...]

By Investing in Omnichannel, Merchants Prepare for Holiday Rush


Boston—Retailers’ omnichannel efforts may be paying off and will be evident this holiday, a source of news … [Read more...]

Simon Plans to Transform Bergen Country’s The Shops at Riverside


Hackensack, NJ—Simon, the retail real estate company, said today it plans to transform its The Shop at Riverside in Bergen County, … [Read more...]

TOP 100 Accessories Brands & Players of 2015

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To see Spring 2016 trend boards, see the November 2015 issue of Accessories magazine or click here to download the pdf.  … [Read more...]

Retail CMOs Predict 4.2% Increase in Total Holiday Store Sales


Chicago—A skittish market and diminished back-to-school sales have U.S. retailers feeling cautiously optimistic for the upcoming … [Read more...]