Backpacks


Week in Review: Not-to-Miss Online Articles

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New York—Speculation (and rumor) like to run rampant especially in the fashion industry. Even though last Tuesday was April 1, … [Read more...]

Wanted: Designers for the “Perfect School Backpack” Contest

The GLO Bag was created to provide an easy gym experience, organize the bag contents, be easily portable and fit the locker perfectly.

Kenilworth, IL—While back to school season is still some months ahead, one backpack specialist is challenging students to come up … [Read more...]

AAFA Welcomes Bill to Add Travelgoods to Duty Benefit

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Arlington, VA—The American Apparel & Footwear Association (AAFA) has welcomed a new measure which would make U.S. imports of … [Read more...]

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Urban Lumberjack

 “Ever wished you could live like a lumberjack in a log cabin but still have your morning Macchiato from your local coffee … [Read more...]

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Happy National Handbag Day! Yes, today’s the day that women are supposed to pay homage to their handbags by strutting out their … [Read more...]

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BirkSun

Backpacks are indeed back, but we found one that functions double duty. Not only does the Atlas cotton/poly backpack from BirkSun … [Read more...]

Finish Line Q2 Profit Rises on Higher Sales, Lower Costs

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Indianapolis— The Finish Line sprinted into second quarter earnings on Friday including a profit increase of 6.1% thanks to … [Read more...]

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The back-to-school selling season may have wound down, but don’t think that means backpack sales are subsiding, too. While the … [Read more...]

Fashion Week Breaking Trends Spring 2014: Glammed-Up Sport

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New York & London Fashion Weeks--Sports style is scoring major points/goals/touchdowns this season. What's new is a heightened … [Read more...]

Trend Finder: Backpacks

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These are not your teenager’s back-to-school backpack! The latest crop of hands-free bags are chic, whimsical and often … [Read more...]

Accessories Help Under Armour into Strong Q2 Results

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Baltimore, MD—Under Armour said Thursday that its second quarter profit and sales topped expectations, buoyed by sales increases … [Read more...]

Survey: Consumers Spend Smarter, Look for Sales This Back-to-School Season

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Los Angeles, CA— Concurring with other consumer studies on back to school shopping, the latest one from PriceGrabber found 68% of … [Read more...]