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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...]

Polo Reports 57% Increase in 1st Quarter Profit

Ralph Lauren Spring 2011

New York--Polo Ralph Lauren Corp. reported a better-than-expected 57% increase in its first-quarter profit today, helped by … [Read more...]

Coach 4Q Net Increases 34% as N America, China, Sales Rebound

Coach

New York—Coach reported today that its fourth-quarter net income rose 34% due mostly to sales increases in North America and … [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

Kohl's

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

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...]

366 Fifth Ave and Accessories Magazine Host Buyers Lounge

NY buyers lounge

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%

LVMH

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

Deckers 2nd Quarter Up on Rising Sales

Decker's

Goleta, CA--Deckers Outdoor Corp. posted Thursday a second quarter profit of $8.9 million, boosted by above-plan sales rises for … [Read more...]