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Abercrombie Loses Nearly $650 Million in Value After Q2 Profit Dive

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New Albany, OH—Shares of Abercrombie & Fitch dropped 17.7%–losing some $650 million in value—during trading Thursday after the teen retailer said its second quarter profit plunged 33%. To compound things, the retailer projected its third quarter (back to school) earnings well below forecasts. For the quarter ended August 3, Abercrombie …

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Encore Presentation of Spring/Summer ’14 Trend Webinar Aug. 27, 28

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New York—In case you were busy doing your back-to-school shopping–or you are one of those who’ve been asking for an encore presentation–the Spring/Summer 2013 Trend Seminar from Accesories Directions Trend Forecasting Service is once again available. Encore webinar presentations are now scheduled for: Tuesday, August 27 at: 9:30 a.m., 2 …

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If you haven’t stepped into the whole Fair Trade phenomenon, here’s your chance to tip toe into it comfortably. Chilote House Shoes are hand knitted in Patagonia  from natural free range sheep’s wool by groups of women artisans. The soles of the house slippers are made from “up-cycled and repurposed” …