The Jones Group

Jones New York to Discontinue Wholesale, Outlet Businesses


New York—As a result of a recent strategic review, Jones New York today announced that it will pursue a new direction for the … [Read more...]

Sycamore Splits Nine West into Four Companies

Nine West brand accessories

New York—Just a few short months into ownership of the former Jones Group, Sycamore Partners LLC, the private equity owner, has … [Read more...]

Week in Review: News-to-Know

Accessories have been one of the hot spots in Michael Kors' growing business

New York—It was a much needed dose of optimism when most of retail seems besieged with lower traffic patterns, slumping comp store … [Read more...]

Despite Swing into a Loss, Jones Group Adjusted Q2 Earnings Beat Forecasts

Behind the scenes at Stuart Weitzman Fall '13 shoot. The footwear brand has been one of Jones Group's best performers.

New York—The Jones Group today reported that it swung into a second quarter loss; nevertheless, results were better than analysts … [Read more...]

Nine West Uses iPad App to Fuse Online and In-Store Shopping

A page from the Nine West iPad app

New York—Fears that mobile will replace in-store shopping are proving to be unfounded. Nine West is a great example of a … [Read more...]

Jones Group Q3 Profit Down 56.8% on Costs

Nine West

New York--The Jones Group Inc. today reported its third quarter profit plummeted 56.8% weighed down by special charges and a … [Read more...]

Stuart Weitzman Appoints Nereo Friso To New Role

stuart weitzman

New York-- Nereo Friso has been appointed consultant director of worldwide distribution for the new SW1 brand; as well as … [Read more...]

Brown Shoe Reunites Sam & Libby with Their Footwear Brand

Sam and Libby Edelman

St. Louis--Brown Shoe Co. reported it has acquired the Sam & Libby brand from The Jones Group, reuniting it with its founders, … [Read more...]

Jones Q2 Profit Jumps on Better Margins, Inventory Controls


New York—Tight inventory control and improved margins helped The Jones Group’s second quarter profit jump 56%.For the quarter … [Read more...]

NY Bag Ladies Luncheon Raises $250,000 for Lupus

A Prada evening bag before the bidding began

New York—A well-dressed—and well-accessorized—crowd turned out for the 4th Annual New York Bag Ladies Luncheon April 25 at the … [Read more...]