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Emerging Designers Honor Icon André Leon Talley

Diane von Furstenberg with André Leon Talley, Emerge!'s Fashion Innovator Award winner

New York—The up-and-comers of fashion took time this week to honor a towering figure in fashion, someone who “has made” it: André … [Read more...]

HanesBrands Misses Q4 Forecast on Slower December Sales

Low-cut cushion socks from Hanes brand

Winston-Salem, NC—Despite a 46% increase in its fourth quarter net income, HanesBrands’ earnings report missed Wall Street … [Read more...]

Facing Tough Comparisons, Skechers Swings into Q4 Loss

Skechers created "a media frenzy with our new Skechers GOrun Super Bowl commercial, starring the spunky French bulldog Mr. Quiggly and Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban."

Manhattan Beach, CA—Facing tough comparisons after its toning footwear sales declined, Skechers USA Inc. reported Wednesday that … [Read more...]

Item of the Day

Akawelle Necklace

We’re still on a heart high from Valentine’s Day, so it seems befitting that we highlight a truly heart felt collection called … [Read more...]

Abercrombie & Fitch Q4 Profit Plunges, but Confident for 2012

Abercrombie & Fitch Spring 2012

New Albany, OH—Although Abercrombie & Fitch’s fourth quarter earnings plummeted 79%, news that its international sales and its … [Read more...]

Dallas Market Center Announces The Next Big Give Winners

The Next Big Give

Dallas–Two specialty retailers got a special Valentine from the Dallas Market Center and all because they both have big … [Read more...]

Ron Hersh Launches Biaggi, a Luggage Brand

Mode Duffle by Biaggi

New York--Ron Hersh has a new bag. The former president  of Rosetti Handbags and Accessories, which was sold to Li & Fung for … [Read more...]

Saks to Open Online Distribution Center in Tennessee

Saks Inc.

La Vergne, TN—Saks Inc. reported this week that it plans to build a new 564, 000 square foot distribution facility here adding to … [Read more...]

Item of the Day

Sweethearts Fine Jewelry necklaces

By the time this hits your inbox we have a feeling you've hit your sugar high and are swearing this is your final Sweatheart … [Read more...]

Commerce Dept: “Core” Retail Sales in January Were Up

Retail Sales Growth

Washington—Although total retails sales for January rose less than economists expected, sales at core retail, which excludes … [Read more...]

Accessories Boost Michael Kors Q3 Profit, Sales

Safari chic from Michael Kors' Spring/Summer collection

New York—Michael Kors’ Fall 2012 runway show isn’t until tomorrow, but the brand was the talk of Wall Street today as his company, … [Read more...]

Etienne Aigner Gears Up for its Revamp

Signature Necklaces 2

New York—Etienne Aigner, an established accessories brand with 60 years of heritage behind its name, is ready to show its new face … [Read more...]