New York & Co. Swings into Q1 Profit

Summer at New York & Company

New York—New York & Company Inc. swung into a first quarter profit which the company credited to better pricing and … [Read more...]

ICSC: Despite Cold, March Retail Sales Could Rise 5 Percent

Retail Sales

New York—While retailers are still tallying their March receipts, one thing is for certain: the weather sure didn’t … [Read more...]

Item of the Day

Scala Collezione

“In your Easter bonnet, with all the frills upon it,You'll be the grandest lady in the Easter parade…”Irving Berlin … [Read more...]

Lands’ End Supplies Totes for White House Easter Egg Roll


Washington—Participants in the 2013 Easter Egg Roll, which took place today on the South Lawn of the White House, had some special … [Read more...]

Bold Blooms!


LOCATION: Bodega, NYC Dress: c/o Shoshanna, Shoes: NineWest, Bag: c/o BCBGMaxazria, Necklace: Vintage (From My Grandmother), … [Read more...]

NRF: Shoppers’ Easter Spending to be Flat With Last Year?

Easter Basket

Washington—American shoppers looking to buy their Easter best this year may likely spend no more than they did last year. … [Read more...]

Report: February Comp Sales Caught a Chill

February Retail Sales

New York—Despite a slight upsurge expected in Valentine’s Day spending, total February comparable store sales slowed due to bad … [Read more...]

Jones Group Hits Q1 Loss on Costs

Kurt Geiger Summer 2012 ad

New York—Jones Group Inc. reported a first quarter loss than was lower than expected as the parent of Nine West, Jones New York … [Read more...]

Report: Easter Is a Fast Growing Holiday for Gift Purchases

A-tisket a-tasket, an Easter Parade basket on her head: celebrant at last year's Easter Parade on Fifth Avenue, Manhattan

Stevens, PA—There are going to be a lot more Easter baskets filled this goodies this year—and we’re not talking chocolate Easter … [Read more...]

March Retail Gets Boost from Easter Sales

Easter Shopping

New York—While last month may have been the warmest March in more than 50 years, what really helped lift March retail sales were … [Read more...]

“One Block, Many Milliners”: A Pre-Easter Pop-Up at FIT

Using one hat block 25 milliners were challenged to come up with two designs each.

New York—Creative headwear is top of mind this week—what with the annual Easter Parade of magnificent millinery on Sunday.But … [Read more...]

NRF: Spring Apparel, Accessories to Help Send Easter Sales Past $16 Billion


Washington–Even with the specter of $4 (and up) a gallon gasoline prices looming, American shoppers apparently aren’t going to … [Read more...]