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VF Corp. Q3 Profit Up 14%, Beating Estimates

Helena Christensen collection for Kipling, one of VF's brands

Greensboro, NC—VF Corp., parent to Timberland, North Face, Vans etc., reported today that its third quarter net income rose 14% … [Read more...]

Study: Thanks to Economic Turmoil, Holiday Shoppers Expect More Discounts

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Los Angeles—Economist have been saying consumers have been cutting back on non-discretionary spending, a fact reiterated by … [Read more...]

Charming Charlie Announces Grand Opening Event for Website Relaunch

CharmingCharlie.com

 Los Angeles— For those accessories lovers who don’t happen to be close by to one of Charming Charlie’s 260 stores … [Read more...]

Richard Chai Debuts Exclusive Jewelry Collection with JewelMint

Richard Chai x JewelMint.

Santa Monica, CA—Since launching his namesake brand in 2004, Richard Chai has been cited understated, yet sophisticated elegant … [Read more...]

ICSC Foundation to Offer 15 Scholarships in Retail Real Estate

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New York—As part of its mission to encourage the continuing education of retail real estate professionals, the ICSC Foundation has … [Read more...]

Trend Finder: Caged Jewelry

CAGED JEWELRY

With its mathematical-looking structures, caged jewelry adds dimension to the geometric trend. 3-D printing - a technique of the … [Read more...]

Trend Finder: Stripes & Geometrics

Stripes & Geometrics

This season, you’ll find fun stripes & geometric shapes like triangles, rectangles and squares in accessories. Modern Mod … [Read more...]

Item of the Day: Miansai

Miansai

Item of the Day: Miansai Fashionistas like us are often tempted to get the latest accessories by hook or by crook—that’s how much … [Read more...]

U.S. Court Awards Gucci $144.2 Million in Counterfeiting Suit

Status Look: Gucci rethinks the little black dress for fall

Fort Lauderdale, FL—Maybe if more luxury brands filed suit against counterfeiters (and won), there would be a drop in what has … [Read more...]

Report: Retail Store Traffic Decreases More Than 7% During Government Shutdown

The first U.S. government shutdown in 17 years lasted only 16 days but its impact continues, economists say.

Chicago—Think the 16-day U.S. government shutdown and battle over the debt ceiling stalemate is just some political ploy that has … [Read more...]

Shirking Tradition, JCPenney to Open Thanksgiving Day

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Plano, TX—Since the end of ousted CEO Ron Johnson’s tenure earlier this year, JCPenney has been trying to turn around mistakes and … [Read more...]

Rent the Runway, Henri Bendel Partner on Showroom in Flagship Store

RENT THE RUNWAY SHOWROOM

New York—A symbiotic relationship of sorts is developing between an online fashion rental site and a major specialty retailer. … [Read more...]