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10 Minutes With…Elaine Turner

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They say things are big in Texas, and to that end, designer/retailer Elaine Turner has a big personality, a big (and growing) … [Read more...]

Lululemon Athletica Founder Sells 50% of His Stake

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Vancouver—Lululemon Athletica founder Chip Wilson has sold 50% of his ownership in the Canadian yoga wear brand to Advent … [Read more...]

Item of the Day: Movado

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(Warning: For all you NY Mets and Boston Red Sox fans, just to let you know, today’s Item of the Day deals with the NY Yankees, … [Read more...]

Hunt Slonem X Echo Design: Wearable Art

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New York—It was an evening of bunnies, butterflies and birds (painting, printed and real) at Wednesday’s Hunt Slonem X Echo Design … [Read more...]

Changing Places: New Chiefs Named at Bon-Ton, Belk

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York, PA and Charlotte, NC—It’s a case of retail trading places. Kathryn Bufano, president and merchandising officer at Belk was … [Read more...]

Deadline for 2015 Merchants Hall of Fame: August 15

Ramin Mozafari of Kohl's accepts his 2014 Merchants Hall of Fame plaque at this year's FABB

There’s still time to submit your nominations to buyer_hof@busjour.comWhat’s the best way to honor outstanding accessories … [Read more...]

Nominate Your Picks for Accessories 2015 Merchants Hall of Fame!

Lord & Taylor's Robin Lee accepting her 2014 Merchants Hall of Fame award at FABB this year

Submit your nominations to buyer_hof@busjour.comWhat's the best way to honor outstanding accessories merchants? Send in your … [Read more...]

Report: HSN CEO Turns Down Top Job at JCPenney

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New York—JCPenney has had a litany of problems the last few years. The latest evidently is finding a new chief executive officer … [Read more...]

Investors Rebuke Burberry Over CEO’s Pay Package

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London—At a general meeting of its shareholders today, Burberry investors fired what has been called “a warning shot.” About 53% … [Read more...]

American Apparel Agrees to $25M Cash from Shareholder, Charney to Return

Businessweek cover story this week on Dov Charney

Los Angeles—He’s back. Yes, Dov Charney the controversial and recently ousted chief executive at American Apparel, will return to … [Read more...]

Novak Djokovic’s Wimbledon Success Takes Him Back to the Top of the World

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Mahwah, NJ– On July 6, Sunday, Novak Djokovic won his second Wimbledon title. As his watch partner, Seiko is delighted to … [Read more...]

A to Z: Rosetti

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Since 1994, Rosetti has charmed American women of all ages with its delightful and well-priced line of handbags.As a leader in … [Read more...]