Reports

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

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

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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%

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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

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

Back to School Study: Fewer Shoppers but More Spending

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Chicago—As the back-to-school season begins--the second most active retail season behind Christmas--ShopperTrak predicted Tuesday … [Read more...]

Liz Claiborne to Close 87 Outlet Stores

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New York--Liz Claiborne is to exit its 87 loss-making outlet stores in the United States and Puerto Rico early next year. Liz … [Read more...]

As Sales Surge 23% in First Half Hermes Doubles Annual Forecast

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Paris—Reporting nearly a 23% surge in first half sales, Hermes International today doubled its revenue forecast for the year—a … [Read more...]

Study: Footwear to become Fastest Growing Luxury Business

Luxury Footwear

London--Although consumers may be more cautious about spending on higher priced items, one classification is growing faster than … [Read more...]

Consumer Sentiment Drop ‘Disappointing’ Analysts Say

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Washington--U.S. consumer sentiment dropped in early July, hitting the lowest level since August 2009, according to survey results … [Read more...]

NRF Predicts Back to School Sales Increases

Back to School Sales

Washington—Parents will be doing more shopping for their children for back-to-school as they replenish outgrown shoes, shirts and … [Read more...]