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Madonna Revives ’80s Chic with New ‘Material Girl’ Line

adonna Revives ’80s Chic with New ‘Material Girl’ Line

You know that we are living in a material world, right? Just in case you forgot, Madonna’s bringing back her signature ‘80s flare … [Read more...]

Commerce Dept Reports Consumer Spending Increased in May

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Washington—Consumer spending—a key growth engine for the U.S. economy--edged up in May after being flat in April but still hitting … [Read more...]

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Just because it's cold and gray outside (well it will be soon enough!) doesn’t mean you have to sacrifice on color or style. Let … [Read more...]

Fendi Receives $2.5 Million Settlement with Filene’s

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New York--Fendi has reached a $2.5 million settlement last week that resolved its 2006 lawsuit claiming that Filene’s Basement … [Read more...]

Forever 21 Opens Giant Flagship in Times Square

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New York—Forever 21’s mammoth four-story, nearly 100,000-square foot flagship opened today in Time Square, making it the largest … [Read more...]

After Circling Earth, Amelia Earhart’s Scarf Returns Home

While mystery surrounds what happened to Amelia Earhart 75 years ago when she was flying around the world, her accessories, including the scarf below pictured with her lucky bracelet, made trips around the world on space missions

Oklahoma City—Famed aviatrix Amelia Earhart disappeared while attempting to fly around the world, but her scarf--which circled the … [Read more...]

American Apparel Buoyed by Investment

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New York--Shares in Los Angeles-based American Apparel have risen after news of an amended credit agreement and that business … [Read more...]

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Benn Kuhn's motto is  "we don’t make the scarf you wear, we make it blossom.” That that's exactly what the dixi-lu does--it takes … [Read more...]

Business Leaders Welcome Anti-Piracy Strategy

Vice President Joe Biden with Victoria Espinel, the Obama Administration's IP czar, at the announcement of a new government strategy to combat counterfeiting.

Washington--Retail associations and other business leaders have welcomed the U.S. government’s first-ever strategy announced this … [Read more...]

Gap to Make First Move into China with 4 Stores

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San Francisco--Gap Inc. has revealed details Wednesday of its long-awaited entry into China with plans to open four Gap brand … [Read more...]

H&M Posts 30% Mid-Year Profit Growth

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Stockholm--H&M has boosted sales and profit during the first half of the year, and announced plans to move into three new … [Read more...]

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Searching for that warm and fuzzy feeling? Look no further; we've found you a bag that will bring you that loving feeling all … [Read more...]