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With Retail Judges, Saleability Becomes Star of New Fashion Reality Show

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Universal City, CA–How’s this for a fashion design reality show concept? Have aspiring designers make clothes and see if the stores actually want them. Because while shows like “Project Runway” are chock full of colorful personalities and workroom drama–and yes, talent–the viewer is often left wondering if the winning designs …

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Macy’s to Venture into “Brasil” this Spring

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New York—While the BRIC (Brazil, Russia, India, China) countries have garnered the world’s attention for their strong economies, Macy’s plans to focus specifically on Brazil with a store-wide promotion this spring. “From an abundance of fashion-forward brands and products, to popular arts and enterprising, fun-loving people, Brasil continues to build a strong …

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Macy’s Inc. Q3 Profit Beats Estimates, Raises Full Year Outlook

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Cincinnati—Buoyed by “strong sales” at its Bloomingdale’s stores and continued increases in online sales, Macy’s Inc. reported today that its third quarter profit easily beat expectations. As a result, the department store retailer raised its full year earnings forecast. For the quarter ended Oct. 29, Macy’s Inc. posted a net …