Retailing


Fortunoff to Return to Retail this Fall

Fortunoff to Return to Retail this Fall

New York—Fortunoff, once the “Source” for fine jewelry, watches, home furnishings and outdoor furniture in the New York tri-state … [Read more...]

American Apparel Hit by 2Q Decline, Legal Action

American Apparel

Los Angeles--American Apparel warned Tuesday that it will struggle to file its second quarter financial results on time, adding … [Read more...]

Von Mauer to Launch New Mall Specialty Chain

Von Mauer to Launch New Mall Specialty Chain

Davenport, IA--Von Maur Inc. recently announced plans to launch a chain of mall-based specialty stores that could compete with … [Read more...]

Piperlime to Open NY Pop Up Next Month

Piperlime

San Francisco--Piperlime, the Gap Inc.’s e-tailer known for the trendy looks in footwear, apparel, handbags and jewelry, is … [Read more...]

Liz Claiborne Arrives At JCPenney Stores

Liz Claiborne Arrives At JCPenney Stores

Plano, TX--JCPenney launches this week the Liz Claiborne in its stores in the United States and Puerto Rico, the culmination of … [Read more...]

Industry Associations Back Bill to Protect Fashion Design

CFDA/AAFA

New York--Amended legislation that will provide three years of copyright protection to "unique and original" fashion designs has … [Read more...]

Bluefly posts 2Q Loss Despite Increased Sales

Bluefly Logo

Despite a swing to an operating loss in its second quarter, online designer fashion retailer Bluefly Inc. has been buoyed by … [Read more...]

Liz Claiborne Losses Widens in Q2

Liz Claiborne Logo

New York--Liz Claiborne posted Thursday a second quarter loss amid sloping sales during the period. Net loss in the second quarter … [Read more...]

AccessoriesTheShow Attendance Up Again

AccessoriesTheShow

New York—Reporting a 4.2% percent increase in retailer attendance over 2009 at this week’s AccessoriesTheShow (ATS), show … [Read more...]

Giant Dior Handbag Conceals Remodeling

Giant Dior Handbag Conceals Remodeling

New York--Just when we thought handbags were getting smaller! Christian Dior's store on E. 57th Street found a clever way to … [Read more...]

Kenneth Cole Posts 2nd Quarter 15% Increase

Improved comp sales at its own stores and online helped Kenneth Cole increase revenues 15% in its second quarter

New York--Kenneth Cole Productions Inc (KCP.N) beat Wall Street expectations Wednesday posting a quarterly profit driven by … [Read more...]

Wall Street Calls July Retail Sales “Tepid”

Shopping

New York--While July sales reported by 30 retailers today were up 3% overall, they fell short of the 3.2% increase market analysts … [Read more...]