Kate Spade & Co. Boasts Q4 Results, Tempered Outlook

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New York—Kate Spade & Co today reported better-than-expected fourth quarter sales thanks to improvements in its comp store … [Read more...]

India Starts New Initiative to Become World Leader in Leather Manufacturing


New York—The Government of India recently launched a new initiative—“Make in India,” where all sectors of manufacturing from … [Read more...]

Gap Inc. Q2 Profit Up 10%, Plans for India

Banana Republic stores recently introduced a new look in merchandise

San Francisco—Despite narrowed margins like some other specialty retailers, Gap Inc. reported late Thursday a 10% rise in profit, … [Read more...]

Asia to Account for More Than 50% of Luxury Market in 10 Years

Luxury Logos

London—Although some earnings reports from major luxury conglomerates have indicated a slowing in sales of luxurygoods, Asian … [Read more...]

By 2025, India, China Apparel Markets to Exceed U.S., Europe


Haryana, India—For decades the United States and Europe have dominated the consumer fashion scene with their powerhouse economies. … [Read more...]

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Jan Lewis Designs

We’re always proud to promote artisans from around the world, particularly those in Fair Trade situations. These colorful wooden … [Read more...]

Iconix Lowers Full Year Forecast on Disappointing Q1

"Glee"'s Lea Michele appears in Candies only at Kohl's spring ad campaign

New York—Iconix Brand Group Inc, the licensing giant behind Candies, Danskin, Ed Hardy and Material Girl among others, lowered its … [Read more...]

Currency Exchange, European Uncertainty Hurt Wolverine Q1

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Rockford, MI—Wolverine World Wide Inc. said today that its first quarter sales and income fell due to negative foreign exchange … [Read more...]

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Globetrotting travelers that we are, nothing makes us happier than hearing stories about designers who get their Big Idea while … [Read more...]

Kenneth Cole Q3 Profit Doubles on Improved Sales

Kenneth Cole Fall 2011

New York--Kenneth Cole Productions Inc. reported today that its third quarter profit more than doubled from last year on higher … [Read more...]

Forever 21 Opens in India

Women line up for the opening of Forever 21's first store in India

New Delhi--While Bollyhood movies often depict Indian women in traditional saris, the modern Indian consumer embraces the same … [Read more...]