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Ireland’s Primark Sets Sights on U.S.

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The Europeans continue to conquer American retailing, and the latest invader comes from Ireland. Dublin-based fast-fashion … [Read more...]

Ralph Lauren Sued for Handbag Patent Infringement

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Ralph Lauren sells a wearable tech, $5,000 handbag that can charge devices and lights up when opened to help wearers find keys, … [Read more...]

Expert Opinion: Richard Kestenbaum on What Makes a Brand?

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As part of our ongoing Industry Experts column, we caught up with Richard Kestenbaum, partner at Triangle Capital LLC, a firm … [Read more...]

Last Chance to See “China: Through the Looking Glass”

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These are the final weeks to see China: Through the Looking Glass at the Metropolitan Museum of Art before it closes on September … [Read more...]

Marchon Eyewear Announces New Subsidiary in Australia

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Marchon Eyewear, Inc., a VSP Global company, announces that General Optical (GenOp) and Marchon Australia have become wholly owned … [Read more...]

Nordstrom Launches SPACE for Emerging Designers

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Nordstrom today launched SPACE, a new shop curated by Olivia Kim, Nordstrom Director of Creative Projects, featuring emerging and … [Read more...]

W. Hollywood Revises its Fur-Free Apparel Status

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Fur designers rejoice: West Hollywood is no longer "Fur Free."The West Hollywood City Council recently approved revisions to … [Read more...]

Target Beats Expectations in Q2; Digital Sales Grow 30%

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Target's turnaround strategy seems to be right on target. In fact, this is the sixth consecutive quarter of sales … [Read more...]

LAST CHANCE to be Part of Accessories Magazine’s Holiday Gift Guide

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After our editors have toasted the holidays at all the "Xmas in July" previews, posed with Santa and sipped eggnog, Accessories is … [Read more...]

Man Buys $10,000 Diamond Earrings After Bloomingdale’s Mistakenly Issues Gift Card

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Talk about seizing the moment. A 29-year-old man bought his wife a pair of $10,000 diamond earrings from Bloomingdale's after the … [Read more...]

Wal-Mart Profit Misses Estimates, Cuts Outlook

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Wal-Mart Stores Inc., the world's largest retailer, reported weaker-than-expected quarterly earnings and lowered its annual … [Read more...]

QVC To Buy Flash Sale Site Zulily for For $2.4 Billion

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Liberty Interactive Corp., the parent company of home shopping network QVC, has agreed to buy flash sales site Zulily Inc. for … [Read more...]