Payless Scores Another Designer Name: Silvia Tcherassi

Designer Silvia Tcherassi

Topeka, KA and Miami—Colombian fashion designer Silvia Tcherassi is the latest designer to collaborate with Payless ShoeSource on … [Read more...]

H&M Q1 Profit Misses Forecast as Costs Rise


Stockholm--H&M  posted a slimmer first quarter profit, hit by external factors including currency movements and cost … [Read more...]

Koh’s Adds New Distribution Center as Online Sales Grow


Menomonee Falls, WI--Kohl’s is setting up a new e-commerce distribution center, creating 1,200 jobs, as the department store ramps … [Read more...]

Phillips-Van Heusen Doubles Q4 Earnings

Phillips-Van Heusen

New York--Phillips-Van Heusen Corporation boosted its fourth quarter earnings on strong sales from the Tommy Hilfiger and Calvin … [Read more...]

‘Leather Naturally’ Campaign Gains Momentum

Leather Naturally

Hong Kong--A campaign to educate designers and consumers about the benefits of leather is gaining momentum after a steering group … [Read more...]

Prada’s 2010 Profits Leap 85%


Milan--On the eve of its expected stock market listing, Prada reported Monday that its 2010 operating profit leaped 85% in … [Read more...]

London Protests Hit Retailers

A protestor trying to kick in a jewelry store window

London—While most of the massive London protests over the weekend against UK budget cuts were peaceful, angry mobs did wreak havoc … [Read more...]

Earnings Reports: Wet Seal, Talbots

Wet Seal

Wet Seal Q4 Profit Drops on Tough Comparison Foothills Ranch, CA—Wet Seal  posted  fourth quarter sales growth in both its Wet … [Read more...]

Key Appointments at Hot Topic, Wet Seal, Charming Shoppes


Hot Topic, The Wet Seal and Charming Shoppes have all brought in new executives at the helm, and note other appointments as … [Read more...]

Top 10 Best-Selling Colors of Spring/Summer 2010

Pantone Colors for Spring / Fall 2010

What direction is color taking going forward? This Pantone report shows you exactly what colors booked most from the previous … [Read more...]

William Rast Named Brand of the Year

William Rast line

Los Angeles--William Rast, the "New America" denim culture brand, founded by Justin Timberlake in 2005, will be recognized by the … [Read more...]

Charming Shoppes widens Q4 loss, to close 240 stores

Charming Shoppes

Bensalem, PA--Charming Shoppes Inc. reported Thursday a narrower-than-expected loss as the specialty women's apparel, footwear and … [Read more...]