Retailing


10 Minutes with… J.Crew

J.Crew Vice president of women’s design Marissa Webb

J.Crew Vice president of women’s design Marissa Webb talks about J. Crew’s evolution.J. Crew is like the cool kid in school … [Read more...]

The New Mobile Economy

Gucci updates fans with its iPhone app

As American consumers adopt hand-held shopping, are retailers all thumbs when it comes to “m-commerce?” Jeff Prine … [Read more...]

Retail Groups Support Bill to Close Internet Tax Loophole

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Washington--Retail and shopping center executives came together here Thursday to show support for the Main Street Fairness Act … [Read more...]

PPR Reports 1st Half Profit Surges 87%

Francois-Henri Pinault, chairman and chief executive of PPR, will assume control of the Gucci Group luxurygoods division next month.

Paris--PPR SA reported today a first-half profit surge of 87% as demand for apparel and accessories in Asia offset faltering … [Read more...]

Kohl’s 500th Store Earns Energy Star Rating

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Menomonee Falls, WI--Kohl's Department Stores says its Menomonee Falls store is its 500th location to earn the Energy Star label … [Read more...]

Steve Madden Reports Highest 2nd Quarter Sales Ever

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Long Island City, NY--Steve Madden reported today that its second quarter profit increased 63%, the highest quarterly sales and … [Read more...]

Luxurygoods Logo Study: Less is More

Luxurygoods Logo Study: Less is More

Los Angeles —The logo on designer handbags may say far more about a consumer’s social status and aspirations than the brand name … [Read more...]

366 Fifth Ave and Accessories Magazine Host Buyers Lounge

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New York–Need a "time out" during your hectic Market Week schedule?The New York Accessories Exchange, a key fashion … [Read more...]

LVMH’s 1st Half Income Rises 53%

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Paris--LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton, the world’s largest maker of luxury goods, reported today that its first-half profit that … [Read more...]

Sears Signs Lease Deal with Forever 21

Sears Signs Lease Deal with Forever 21

Hoffman Estates, IL--Sears Holdings has signed a long-term lease with Forever 21 to occupy approximately 43,000 square feet of its … [Read more...]

Christmas in July Gains Retail Traction

Christmas in July Gains Retail Traction

Stevens, PA—Searching for ways to boost summer sales? According to a recent Unity Marketing report, more retailers—from Sears to … [Read more...]

Target Launches New Disney Collection

Titled "D-Signed," the apparel and accessories are modeled after the personal style of the show's title character Sonny Munroe, played by 17-year old actress Demi Lovato

Minneapolis--Target has joined forces with Disney Consumer Products (DCP) to unveil a new line of apparel and accessories called … [Read more...]