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FJATA Compliance Initiative to Establish Industry-Wide CSR Standard

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Kingstown, RI—The Fashion Jewelry & Accessories Trade Association (FJATA) is in the throes of finalizing its 2015 Annual … [Read more...]

Belk Donates More than $21.5 Million in Charitable Contributions

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Charlotte, NC—Belk, Inc. announced today that the company, and its associates, customers and vendors contributed more than $21.5 … [Read more...]

AAFA Names New Board Members

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Arlington, VA—The American Apparel & Footwear Association, today announced 10 new members to serve on its Board of … [Read more...]

H&M Q1 Profits Jump, 400 New Stores to be Added This Year

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Stockholm—H&M, the world's second-biggest fashion retailer, reported today a better than expected first quarter pretax profit. … [Read more...]

Game Changers: NPD’s Marshal Cohen on the Next Big Thing

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2014 ended with a good news/bad news sort of holiday season. Sure sales were up and mostly in line with forecasts. Online sales … [Read more...]

G-III Q4 Profit Jumps Nearly 60%

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New York—G-III Apparel Group reported today that its fourth quarter profit jumped 58% and an 8.8% rise in sales. While the profit … [Read more...]

Glamour, History of Italian Fashion Industry on Display at Frist Center

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Nashville, TN--The Frist Center for the Visual Arts presents Italian Style: Fashion Since 1945, an elegant exhibition that … [Read more...]

CFDA Partners With POPSUGAR For Must Have Box

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San Francisco--POPSUGAR (www.POPSUGAR.com), announced today the first collaborative effort with the Council of Fashion Designers … [Read more...]

Consumers on the Hunt for Candy, New Apparel This Easter: NRF Survey

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Washington–With three straight months of declines in U.S. retail sales blamed on the weather, economists are hoping that Easter, … [Read more...]

Consumers Demand More, Better App Experiences: Survey

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New York—Retailers are finding out that consumers are just as concerned about the quality of their mobile app experience as they … [Read more...]

Whistleblower Says JCPenney Overcharged Customers

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St. Petersburg, FL--Former JCPenney employee Robert Blatchford has filed a claim against the retailer under the State of Florida’s … [Read more...]

JTV Launches “Rock Star” Designer Search Competition

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Knoxville, TN—While it may not be the LVMH Young Designer Prize, there’s still hope of finding the next big thing (person) in … [Read more...]