Retailing


Hermes Launches its First Chinese Luxury Brand

Hermes Launches its First Chinese Luxury Brand

Hong Kong—Hermès opened today its latest retail concept, Shang Xia, the first of what the French luxurygoods company hopes will be … [Read more...]

Gold Hits Record High for Third Time This Week

Gold

Could the rising price of gold could just be a golden opportunity for less expensive metals? Gold prices climbed again today to … [Read more...]

Hudson Hotel Launches Luxury Vending Machine

Hudson Hotel Launches Luxury Vending Machine

New York--Forget about M&M's and pretzels, this vending machine is all about looking and being fabulous! Semi-Automatic, … [Read more...]

G-III Apparel Group Signs Camuto Group Deal

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New York--G-III Apparel Group has signed a joint venture deal with The Camuto Group that will open and operate footwear and … [Read more...]

Justice Boosts Dress Barn Q4 Profit

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Suffern, NY--Dress Barn Inc.'s fiscal fourth-quarter profit jumped 64% as the women's apparel retailer benefited from the … [Read more...]

Sears to Launch Exclusive French Connection UK Collection

Sears to Launch Exclusive French Connection UK Collection

Hoffman Estates, IL—Sears is stepping up its offering in the contemporary market with the launch in early 2011 of UK Style by … [Read more...]

Commerce Dept: August Retail Sales Up, Beating Forecasts

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While much of the fashion industry focuses during fashion week is on hemlines, those looking at current retail bottom lines got … [Read more...]

Get Ready: Fashion’s Night Out is Tonight

Get Ready: Fashion’s Night Out is Tonight

New York fashion insiders are already abuzz with Fashion Week, now it’s the public’s turn. The brainchild of Vogue Editor in … [Read more...]

Sunglass Hut to Hire Full-Time Fabulous Blogger

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New York--Sunglass Hut is about to make one writer's dream come true. Recognizing the value of social media, and acknowledging … [Read more...]

Richemont Half Year Sales Beat Forecast

Richemont

Geneva—Richemont, the luxurygoods giant behind 19 leading luxury brands including Cartier, Montblanc and Chloe, reported this week … [Read more...]

Consumer Union Urges Limits on Cadmium Levels in All Children’s Products

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Yonkers, NY—Following Consumer Reports’(CR) tests that found “worrisome levels of heavy metals” in a rhinestone hair barrette, a … [Read more...]

Carlisle Unveils its 2010 ‘Fabric of Hope’ Scarf

Carlisle 2010 'Fabric of Hope' Scarf

New York—What could be better than this? Donning a chic silk scarf that helps raise money for breast cancer research. The … [Read more...]