About $128 billion was spent on gifts in 2017. How can your store maximize this business?
Responding to dismal sales figures, Marshal Cohen, chief analyst at NPD, talks about what went wrong and what’s going right in the accessories industry.
Is your store ready for increased jewelry and apparel Valentine’s Day shoppers? Tip: Candy purchases expected to rise too so stock up on Godiva!
A little sparkle never goes out of style. From bags and jewelry to shoes, you can’t go wrong adding a statement glitter or sequin accessory to your wardrobe this season.
Make sure to check out the giant accessories SS18 trend boards at AccessoriesTheShow, January 7-9, 2018, created by Accessories Magazine.
Making a statement is possible with any accessory in fashion, but especially when it comes to earrings. From single to over sized earrings, add statement ear pieces to any outfit this season.
Move over Millennial Pink, Gen-Z Yellow is trending! The runways were adorned with every shade of yellow this season, from bags to shoes, yellow will add the perfect pop of color this spring.
The National Retail Federation has led the retail industry’s fight for tax reform for years, calling on Congress to eliminate tax breaks that benefit only some industries and to use the revenue saved to lower rates for all companies, including small businesses. Today they got their wish. Following the House and …
The accessories industry just found two new designers.
The holidays aren’t too far around the corner…and Valentine’s Day too, which means it’s time to make that special person feel a little bit more special. These heart-adorned accessories are a perfect way to make the holidays a time to remember.
Only 20% of online shoppers write reviews of their purchases, yet everyone seems to want them when purchasing. How to get more for your products?
Retail sales in November increased 0.9% over October on a seasonally adjusted basis and were up 6% year-over-year unadjusted, according to new calculations from the National Retail Federation. Online and other non-store sales grew 10.5% year-over-year, reflecting the growth of online shopping. The numbers exclude automobiles, gasoline stations and restaurants. “This …
Los Angeles Times
Luxury fashion chain Calypso St. Barth is liquidating all its stores of resortwear, home goods, furniture and more, having recently filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy protection in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court, District of New Jersey. Tiger Group and Great American Group are supervising the going-out-of-business sales at 16 boutiques in New York, Georgia, Massachusetts, …
The Real Deal
The National Retail Federation released the latest news on retail jobs and the numbers are moving in the right direction, although accessories and clothing retailers didn’t fare as well. According to the NRF, retail industry employment increased by an unusually high 12,900 jobs in November over October. This number excludes …