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Cherie Christmas, Jessica London Collaborate on Plus-Size Apparel, Accessories

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New York—Cherie Christmas, the handbag and accessories designer and founder of MAXX New York, is returning with a new … [Read more...]

Safilo to Relocate Its North American Headquarters, Consolidates Its US Distribution Network

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Parsippany, NJ and Padua Italy--Safilo Group, the Italian eyewear creator and worldwide distributor of eyewear, recently announced … [Read more...]

Activist Shareholder Wages Proxy Battle at Christopher & Banks

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Plymouth, MN—Activist shareholder Jonathan Duskin of Macellum Advisors has been pushing for a change at Christopher & Banks, … [Read more...]

TUMI Taps Michael Petry as New Creative Director

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New York--TUMI Holdings, Inc. announced today the appointment of New York designer Michael Petry as its new Creative Director as … [Read more...]

Nicole Richie’s House of Harlow 1960 to Pop Up at the Grove

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Los Angeles–Nicole Richie’s House of Harlow 1960 will open its first-ever U.S. pop-up at award-winning retail, dining and … [Read more...]

Study Mother’s Day: Customer Experience Data Can Help Retailers Capitalize on Last Minute Father’s Day Sales

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Ann Arbor, MI—Father’s Day is Sunday and we wish Dad the best. But in the weeks leading up to this year’s Mother’s Day shopping … [Read more...]

New York & Company, Eva Mendes Collaboration Extended to 2019

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New York—Just because a retailer collaborates with a celebrity or designer doesn’t mean it’s always successful. Witness the … [Read more...]

Foot Locker Launches Film Contest for NYC Marathon

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New York—Today, Foot Locker, Inc., the specialty athletic retailer, announces its partnership with ASICS America Corp. to launch … [Read more...]

Presenting the 9th Annual Independent Handbag Designer Awards Winners

Mandy Chang accepting her IHDA for theThe EVINE Live Best Handbag in Overall Style and Design

New York—When it began nine years ago, the Independent Handbag Designer Awards (IHDA) seemed like a good idea, providing some much … [Read more...]

Retailers, Trade Associations Applaud TPA Vote in the House

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Washington—Retailers and industry trade associations today lauded the U.S. House of Representatives for passing a new Trade … [Read more...]

Another Round of Job Cuts at Target

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Minneapolis—Target Corp. has been undergoing what its chief executive and others call a transformation. That has included laying … [Read more...]

Affluents Enjoy the Little Things in Life, as a Luxury Drought Takes Hold

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Stevens, PA—Affluent consumer confidence took another turn for the worst in the second quarter 2015, according to the latest … [Read more...]