Steven Madden Q3 Profit Hits Record

The stud and spike trend on Steve Madden brand footwear this fall.

Long Island City, NY—Steven Madden Ltd. today reported its third quarter sales and earnings were the best in the company’s … [Read more...]

Intersport to Acquire 100% of The Athlete’s Foot

The Athlete's Foot

Atlanta—Intersport International Corp. (IIC) confirmed Tuesday that it indeed has agreed to buy the entire The Athlete's Foot … [Read more...]

Deckers’ Shares Plunge as UGG Brand Struggles to Regain Footing

Deckers Outdoor Corp. is hoping that this winter will be colder, spurring sales of its UGG Australia boots.

Goleta, CA—Shares of Deckers Outdoor Corp., makers of UGG brand footwear, fell to their lowest levels in three years today after … [Read more...]

Gucci Parent PPR Reports Q3 Luxurygoods Sales Up 24%

Lady Stirrup top handle black diamante velvet bag at Gucci

Paris—PPR, the luxury conglomerate that owns Gucci, Bottega Veneta and Yves Saint Laurent, today reported that its third quarter … [Read more...]

Skechers Q3 Profits Rise on Better Wholesale, Retail Sales

Sky Spirit black suede boot with tassel touches.

Manhattan Beach, CA—Skechers USA Inc., which had struggled with clearing out excess toning footwear inventory, reported Wednesday … [Read more...]

Zabellos Launches Online Leather Repair Service

Zabellos shoe repair before and after

Los Angeles—While most people think of shoe repair as a mom-and-pop neighborhood entity, Zabellos has merged old world … [Read more...]

Jones Group Q3 Profit Down 56.8% on Costs

Nine West

New York--The Jones Group Inc. today reported its third quarter profit plummeted 56.8% weighed down by special charges and a … [Read more...]

Kate Spade to Add New “Younger” Brand Next Spring

kate spade saturday

New York—Wouldn’t it be great if every day were Saturday? Sleeping late, hanging with pals, casual dressing? Well, kate spade new … [Read more...]

VF Corp. Lifts Outlook as Q3 Profit Beats View


Greensboro, NC—VF Corp., which owns Timberland, Lee, The North Face, Vans and Kipling brands, reported today a 27% jump in its … [Read more...]

Target Inks Partnership with Designer Prabal Gurung

Prabal Gurung for Target

Minneapolis–Barely a week after touting its Target + Neiman Marcus Holiday Collection, which includes limited edition gifts from … [Read more...]

Macy’s Introduces Phase 1 Pursuit of Millennials


New York—Macy’s offered further evidence Thursday that it is well on its way to accomplishing its three-year plan to make its … [Read more...]

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Hickies elastic laces fit any sneaker and stretch to fit any shoe size

Kids get the benefit of Velcro closures on their sneakers but us adults still have to deal with laces that always seem to come … [Read more...]