Vera Bradley Q1 Profit Down 27%; CEO to Retire

Summer at Vera Bradley

Fort Wayne, IN—Vera Bradley Inc. reported Wednesday that its first quarter profit fell 27% squeezed by increased costs and lower … [Read more...]

Vera Bradley Q4 Profit, Sales Rise, But Sees “Headwinds” Ahead

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Fort Wayne, IN—Vera Bradley Inc. Wednesday reported an increase in profit and sales surpassing analysts’ estimates. But shares in … [Read more...]

“World’s Cutest Dog” Becoming a Licensing Tycoon?

Boo, the "World's Cutest Dog"

New York—He boasts more than 6 million fans on Facebook, appearances on “Good Morning America,” his own calendar, a bestselling … [Read more...]

Vera Bradley Q3 Profit Up 37%, But Conservative for Q4

Vera Bradley Winter

Fort Wayne, IN—Vera Bradley reported Wednesday that its third quarter profit jumped 37% as sales increased, but its fourth quarter … [Read more...]

G-III Q3 Profit Beats Estimates, But Sales Miss

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New York—Though Superstorm Sandy interrupted its shipments during peak delivery times, G-III Apparel Group reported today that its … [Read more...]

Trend Finder: Patent Leather

Patent Leather

Patent leather is arguably the sexiest material out there. Something about this slick and shiny exterior screams daring and … [Read more...]

Vera Bradley Q2 Earnings Slip

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Fort Wayne, IN--Vera Bradley Inc.'s second quarter earnings slipped 1.9% as margins weakened, though revenue improved.The … [Read more...]

Ellen Tracy Adds New Licenses, Extends Others


New York—Ellen Tracy, the women’s fashion brand owned by Brand Matter, has been expanding and extending licensing agreements. Rick … [Read more...]

Vera Bradley Q1 Profit Up on Sales in Its Own Stores

Vera Bradley Summer

Fort Wayne, IN—Vera Bradley Inc. reported Thursday that its first quarter earnings grew 12% helped by strong growth in its own … [Read more...]

Sandast to Open Vintage-Inspired Flagship in LA

Vintage-inspired leathergoods in a vintage-inspired retail environment

Los Angeles—On Thursday, Milan Franeta, designer and founder of Sandast, will see a dream come true for his collection of … [Read more...]

Tumi Surges to $338 Million on IPO Debut


New York—The latest darling of Wall Street may indeed be Tumi Holdings, the luggage and travelgoods maker.On its first day of … [Read more...]

Betsey Johnson Rolls into a New Luggage Line

Rolling duffle in Johnson's Glam Cheetah print

New York—The irrepressible Betsey Johnson has been known to tumble summersaults down the runway of her fashion shows. But her … [Read more...]