Retailing


NY Buyers Lounge: A Retailers’ Refuge During Market Week

NY buyers lounge

New York—During next week’s hectic market week in New York, there’s a place visiting retailers can call home—a lounge dedicated to … [Read more...]

Accessory Artists Brings Unique Pieces to Consumers

Accessory Artists screen shot

New York—Every piece of artisan-made jewelry has a story—often a poignant, personal one—and AccessoryArtists.com helps bring that … [Read more...]

LVMH to Increase Stake in Hermes?

LVMH

Paris--“It looks like they’ve decided, ‘if you can’t be them, buy them.’” That’s what Paola Brandi, a visiting professor at the … [Read more...]

Luxury Forecast: A Drought Ahead?

Pam Danziger's new book on the changing luxury marketplace

New York—While some luxury brands have been trumpeting a rebound in the luxury market, one leading expert says it may still be too … [Read more...]

Nordstrom to Open NY Philanthropic Retail Concept

Nordstrom to Open NY Philanthropic Retail Concept

New York—Nordstrom is indeed planning to open a store in New York, but it won’t be anything like the Seattle-based retailer’s … [Read more...]

Jones Group Q3 Profits Disappoint

Jones Group

New York—While Jones Group Inc. reported today that its third quarter sales rose 19%, the company, which owns Nine West, Anne … [Read more...]

‘Made in’ Labeling Law Divides EU Members

European Union

Brussels--Despite split opinions within the European Union (EU), long-debated legislative proposals to introduce compulsory origin … [Read more...]

Coach Reports 34% Surge in Q1 Profits

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New York—Coach reported today a 34% increase in first-quarter profit after luring more shoppers with collections that hit more … [Read more...]

Neiman Marcus Unveils Last Call Studio Concept

Neiman Marcus Unveils Last Call Studio Concept

Dallas—Off-price retailing and timed “flash sales” for upscale brands is all the rage and Neiman Marcus wants a bigger … [Read more...]

Limited Brands Projects Biggest Growth Rate Overseas

Limited Brand's Victoria's Secret

Columbus, OH--Limited Brands sees its future and much of it is overseas. Limited Brands (LTD), which owns Victoria's Secret, … [Read more...]

HSN to Add Mobile Commerce Team

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New York—HSN reported last week that it plans to beef up its mobile commerce (or m-commerce) abilities to differentiate itself … [Read more...]

Stocks Rise as LVMH Takes Stake in Hermes

Hermes

Paris—Stock prices for both LVMH and Hermès rose today after the surprise announcement this weekend that LVMH spent $2.2 billion … [Read more...]