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Does Rudeness Boost Sales in Luxury Stores?

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Vancouver--A study by the University of British Columbia’s Sauder School of Business suggests that snooty service may actually … [Read more...]

Loehmann’s, Reborn as Off-Price E-Commerce, Names Advisors

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New York--Off-price retailer Loehmann’s, which was recently resurrected as an online retailer after a hedge fund acquired its … [Read more...]

2014 Top 100 Brands & Players: K&M Accessories

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In business for more than 50 years with headquarters in Providence, Rhode Island, and a showroom in NY, K&M Associates sells … [Read more...]

Hanes Helps The Homeless By Donating 150,000 Pairs Of Socks

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Winston-Salem, NC—Tuesday was known as #GivingTuesday and one of the largest accessories brands took the message to heart. Hanes, … [Read more...]

Thanksgiving Payers Spoiler to Top Sales Day of the Year

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Chicago–Black Friday may have the reputation of being the biggest sale day of the year, but that may soon change. Watch out for … [Read more...]

AAFA Announces its Annual American Image Awards

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Arlington, VA—American Apparel & Footwear Association (AAFA) today announced four of the five industry leaders to be honored … [Read more...]

2015’s Business Climate and New Opportunities Forecast

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Irvine, CA—2015 is less than a month away but prognosticators are already predicting what’s going to be the most important trends … [Read more...]

Citizen Watch Debuts Global Retail Concept Store in Times Square

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Lyndhurst, NJ—It seems that every major retailer is clamoring to get a spot in Times Square. Amid the flashing lights and chaos of … [Read more...]

Dearfoams Touts Pinterest-Based Holiday Sweepstakes

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Pickerington, OH--Dearfoams today announced the launch of its Comfort & Joy Pin-to-Win Sweepstakes, a celebration of all … [Read more...]

2014 Top 100 Accessories Brands & Players: Icon Eyewear

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One of the country’s fastest-growing eyewear companies, Icon Eyewear was founded more than 25 years ago with the credo to provide … [Read more...]

More than 126 Million Cyber Monday Shoppers Online Today

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Washington– Getting an even better deal—and deeper discounts—may be the leading reason online holiday shoppers this year may wait … [Read more...]

Black Friday Sales Drop as Shopping Trend Shift: NRF

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Washington—Early holiday promotions even before Thanksgiving, the continued growth of online shopping, and an improving economy … [Read more...]