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Shake Up at J. Crew: Designer Ousted, 175 Jobs Cut

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New York—Faced with less-than-superlative sales results and merchandise misfires, J. Crew today announced it would be eliminating … [Read more...]

Lands’ End Announces Major Additions to New Executive Team

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Dodgeville, WI--Lands' End  announced Monday it will be adding two highly regarded retail veterans to its executive team led by … [Read more...]

Sunni Spencer Enters Into Consulting Agreement With BJI Fashion Group

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Norwalk, CT--Sunni Spencer has entered into a consulting agreement with the BJI Fashion Group effective immediately. The focus of … [Read more...]

Lane Bryant Taps Christian Siriano for Exclusive Collection

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New York-- Lane Bryant announced Wednesday that renowned designer Christian Siriano will be creating a limited-edition line … [Read more...]

Guest Editorial: What Do Millennials Want?

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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...]

10 Minutes With…FJATA Executive Director Brent Cleaveland

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Brent Cleaveland, executive director of the Fashion Jewelry and Accessories Trade Association, took time from his busy day to … [Read more...]

JCPenney Hires Mary Beth West as New CMO

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Mary Beth West, who served on JCPenney’s board of directors since 2005, will resign from that position to become the retailer’s … [Read more...]

Accessories Magazine’s ICE Awards Announces Winners

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You can say these students definitely ICED their tests!!Accessories magazine is pleased to announce the winners of its 2nd … [Read more...]

You Look FABB(ulous)! Check Out Party Pics for This Hot Industry Event!

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New York--It was an evening of glitz, glamour, awards, schmoozing, dancing and of course philanthropy at this year's 26th Annual … [Read more...]

Accessories Magazine and FABB Honor 2015 Merchants Hall of Fame Inductees

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Accessories magazine is proud to honor the newest round of inductees into its 5th Annual 2015 Merchants Hall of Fame. FABB also … [Read more...]

Marc Jacobs, LVMH to be Honored at Parsons Benefit

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The New School’s Parsons School of Design announced this week that it will honor Parsons alumnus and renowned fashion designer … [Read more...]

NRF Op Ed: Why Congress Must Restore Trade Promotion Authority (TPA)

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Matthew Shay, president and CEO of the National Retail Federation (NRF), wrote the following Op-Ed piece on the importance of … [Read more...]