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India Starts New Initiative to Become World Leader in Leather Manufacturing

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New York—The Government of India recently launched a new initiative—“Make in India,” where all sectors of manufacturing from agriculture to automobiles have been de-licensed and deregulated. One industry that stands to gain from the deregulations is Indian leathergoods which already amounts to some $11 billion a year. India’s Council of …

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Accessories Council’s 19th Annual ACE Awards Gala

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New York—The 19th Annual ACE Awards Gala “Accessories Council Excellence” was held Monday night to an overflow crowd at Cipriani and a star-studded red carpet. “The ACE Awards was established to established to celebrate our industry’s remarkable brands’ talent and leadership,” said Karen Giberson, president of the Accessories Council. “It’s …

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Accessories Council Announces Honorees for 17th Annual ACE Awards

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New York—Every year, the Accessories Council pays tribute to leading designers, retailers, journalists, celebrities and emerging brands who have made significant contributions to the accessories industry over the last year. The 17th annual Accessories Council Excellence (ACE) Awards are scheduled for Monday, Nov. 4, at Cipriani 42nd Street in Manhattan. …

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Abbey Doneger Receives Accessories Council’s 2012 Hall of Fame Award

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New York—The Accessories Council has named Abbey Doneger, president of the Doneger Group, as the sixth inductee into its annual Hall of Fame. This year marks the 65th anniversary of The Doneger Group, a trend analysis and merchandising consulting firm. Past recipients of the award have included Elaine Gold of …