Memorial Service Scheduled for Vince Camuto on Feb. 5

Vince Camuto

New York--A memorial service for designer Vince Camuto is scheduled for Thursday, February 5 at 10 a.m. at St. Ignatius of Loyola, … [Read more...]

Industry Impresario Vince Camuto Loses Battle with Cancer


New York—The footwear and apparel industry has lost a great. Vince Camuto, the footwear maven, retail innovator and all-around … [Read more...]

Tributes for a Seventh Avenue Gentleman

Oscar de la Renta
22 July 1932 – 20 October 2014

New York—He was first and foremost a gentleman. The so-called Sultan of Suave once offered a ride to several editors from … [Read more...]

Obituary: Preston Imber, Bay Sales Co.

Preston Imber

New York—Preston Imber, a longtime sales account executive for Bay Sales Company, a leading fashion jewelry supplier, died … [Read more...]

Arthur Shapiro, 75, of R&S Sales, Dies

Arthur Shapiro

Arthur Shapiro, founder and partner in R&S Sales, died Saturday, August 25, at CentraState Hospital in Freehold, N.J. He was … [Read more...]

Marvin Traub, Former Bloomingdale’s Chairman, Dies


New York--Marvin Traub, former Bloomingdale’s chairman/ceo and legendary retail impresario generally credited with creating … [Read more...]

Harold B. Sachs, Former FASA Chief, Dies

Harold B. Sachs (1924-2011)

New York--Harold B. Sachs, longtime executive director of Gemini Shippers Association and Fashion Accessories Shippers Association … [Read more...]

Swatch Chairman Nicolas Hayek Dies

Nicolas Hayek, chairman, Swatch Group

Biel, Switzerland—Nicolas Hayek, aka “Mr. Swatch,” one of the leaders in turning around the Swiss watch industry in 1980s, died … [Read more...]