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Ladies, do you feel like you and your girlfriends are leaving the club a little too early? Transform the sidewalk into a dance … [Read more...]

ICSC: Despite Cold, March Retail Sales Could Rise 5 Percent

Retail Sales

New York—While retailers are still tallying their March receipts, one thing is for certain: the weather sure didn’t … [Read more...]

“Downton Abbey” Jewelry to Bow in May Market

"Downton Abbey"

Burbank, CA—Who would have thought that some crusty English aristocrats and their servants would become such sensations in the … [Read more...]

Executive Appointments at Hermès, Bebe, Crocs, Caché

Executive Moves

Axel Dumas to Succeed Thomas as Hermès CEO Paris—Axel Dumas, a sixth generation member of Hermès’ founding family, was named the … [Read more...]

Lineapelle Shoppers Warned About Bangladeshi Tanneries

Human Rights Watch

Bologna, Italy—Human Rights Watch warned attendees the Lineapelle leather fair (April 3 to 5) to avoid shopping some Bangladeshi … [Read more...]

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With the weather finally warming up and the sun shining we have been spending the majority of our days fantasizing about potential … [Read more...]

JCPenney’s Johnson Got 2012 Salary Cut

Attention Getter: Ron Johnson, JCPenney's CEO

Plano, TX—JCPenney’s 2012 sales aren’t the only figures to take a dive. CEO Ron Johnson, architect of the transformation the … [Read more...]

G-III Q4 Profit Jumps on Apparel, Handbag Sales

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New York—G-III Apparel Group Ltd. reported Tuesday that its fourth quarter profit jumped 62% as more of the company’s branded … [Read more...]

KKR Vying to Buy 3 French Retailers?

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New York—Another major private equity investment firm is looking to snap up fashion retail brands. Rumors began circulating last … [Read more...]

Badgley Mischka Eyewear Receives “Best New Product” Accolade

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New York—Badgley Mischka gets plenty of notice on the runways, now the designer brand is getting noticed for its eyewear as well. … [Read more...]

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Sometimes it does feel like we’re tied into knots. And it’s not just nerves that are doing it either. Ever noticed that no matter … [Read more...]

R.G. Barry Adds Sourcing Capability to Its Handbag Business

One of baggallini's spring looks

Pickerington, OH—R.G. Barry Corp. has integrated its former China-based sourcing agent into its baggallini division, the company … [Read more...]