Accessories magazine’s Annual Census Report; industry statistics; retail earnings

Sungless Hut Releases New Artist Series with Ray Ban


New York—We all know that artists see the world differently; now consumers can see things through their eyes (or at least one … [Read more...]

Burberry Q3 Sales Jump 27%, Raises Full Year Forecast


London--Burberry Group has posted a 27% increase in third quarter sales, and predicted today its full-year profit would be ahead … [Read more...]

Richemont Q3 Sales Up 23%


Geneva—Although Richemont reported today a 23% increase in its third quarter sales, the company cautioned that its fourth quarter … [Read more...]

Fake Louis Vuitton Pedicab Takes Counterfeiting to the Streets


San Diego—Things that make you go hmmm: a pedicab in San Diego upholstered with Louis Vuitton knockoff print.Forget LV … [Read more...]

Anchor Blue Holds Going out of Business Sale

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Corona, CA--Anchor Blue is holding a going out of business sale  amid reports it has filed for bankruptcy once more.Citing … [Read more...]

Target Sets Sights on Canada with $1.8 Billion Zellers Buyout

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Minneapolis--Target Corporation is making its first foray outside the United States after agreeing a $1.83 billion deal to take … [Read more...]

Commerce Dept: December Sales Set all time High

December 2010 sales hit $308.9 billion, an all-time high.

Washington—While December sales rose less than had been forecast, the 0.6% rise was the sixth consecutive month of growth, and … [Read more...]

2009 Women’s Accessories Census Report

2009 Census Report

The 2009 Annual Census Report is even more comprehensive this year thanks to a partnership between Accessories magazine and The … [Read more...]

Lululemon’s Latest Position: Q4 Guidance Raised


Vancouver—U.S. Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner obviously knows a good retail stock when he sees it. Bloomberg Businessweek … [Read more...]

Fast Retailings Q1 Profits Plunge 35%

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Yamaguchi, Japan—Fast Retailing, the Japanese company whose Uniqlo stores are known for low cost, high quality apparel and … [Read more...]

Talbots Revises Full Year Forecast on Weak December


Hingham, MA—Talbots’ shares tumbled Tuesday as the women’s specialty retailer said weak December sales may contribute to a larger … [Read more...]

Holiday Increases Prompt Tiffany to Raise Forecast

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New York—Reporting today that its holiday sales exceeded expectations, Tiffany & Co. raised its full year earnings … [Read more...]