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Amazon, Walmart, eBay Top Favorite Online Retailer List

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Washington–Brand loyalty proves to be quite strong in the latest Stores Media Favorite 50 Online Retailers survey, conducted by … [Read more...]

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Something about this Elliott Lucca tote has us giddy. Could it be the rich saffron color of its soft leather? The magnetic … [Read more...]

Dept Stores Gain Share in Teen Footwear

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Port Washington, NY—As department store ramp up teen-oriented brands for back to school this year, The NPD Group, Inc., a leading … [Read more...]

De Rigo Vision and MARR Int’l Sign Venture for N. American Market

Ad for Furla by De Rigo sunwear

Longarone, Italy--Italian eyewear company De Rigo Vision S.p.A, will expand into the U.S. and Canadian market through a joint … [Read more...]

Venice Bans ‘Risque’ Handbag Billboard

Venice Bans ‘Risque’ Handbag Billboard

Venice—While famous paintings of nude women hang in Venice’s Academia museum, Venice's mayor isn’t pleased with a planned Bulgari … [Read more...]

Macy’s, Claire’s Sing Out to “Gleeks” This Fall

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Century City, CA—Macy’s and Claire’s Stores are hoping to tune into the demand for all things “Gleek” this fall as the retailers … [Read more...]

Wearing Designer Knockoffs Leads to Lying, Cheating

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Could wearing designer fakes have a moral cost—sending one down the path of future dishonesty? Scientists say yes. Three … [Read more...]

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Call them what you will--aurora borealis beads, rainbow crystals, iridescent facets--they're cropping up as THE new bead and … [Read more...]

82% of Outlet Mall Shoppers Look for Fashion Accessories

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Outlet Malls get no respect. They only reach 13% of shoppers, and most people (72%) have to go out of their way to visit one. In … [Read more...]

DSW Q2 Profit Triples, Beats Forecasts

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Columbus—Footwear and accessories retailer DSW Inc.'s fiscal second-quarter profit more than tripled as sales jumped and margins … [Read more...]

Hermes Half Year Profit Rises 55%

Gains in sales of scarves and other accessories helped boost second quarter sales

Paris--Hermès International SCA, the French maker of luxury handbags, silk scarves and other accessories, said today its … [Read more...]

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Remember when you were a kid in summer camp and you had to carry those little screw-top canteens full of water? Something about … [Read more...]