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MARYANN MORIN JOINS STEIN MART AS PREZ

In What's New, Industry News, People by Lauren Parker, Accessories Magazine

MaryAnne Morin has joined Stein Mart as President with responsibility for merchandising and marketing. The Company also announced that D. Hunt Hawkins, previously the company’s Interim Chief Executive Officer, has been named Chief Executive Officer effective January 24, 2017. Ms. Morin will have responsibility for Stein Mart’s merchandising, planning, marketing …

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Moves: Coach Names New CFO; Nordstrom CTO Leaving

In What's New, Industry News, People by Lauren Parker, Accessories Magazine

Coach, Inc. announced the appointment of Kevin G. Wills as Chief Financial Officer, effective no later than March 2017. Mr. Wills joins Coach from AlixPartners LLP, a global business advisory firm, where he has served as Managing Director and Chief Financial Officer since March 2014. “Kevin brings nearly 30 years of broad-based and relevant retail and …

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Accessories Announces its 2017 Merchants Hall of Fame Inductees

In What's New, Industry News, People, Merchants Hall of Fame by Lauren Parker, Accessories Magazine

Now in its seventh year, Accessories magazine proudly presents the 2017 class of its annual Merchants Hall of Fame! The recipients were selected by the vendor and retailing community for their exceptional retailing expertise and business/fashion acumen. Each received a full-page profile in Merchants Hall of Fame section in the …

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RASHIDA JONES LAUNCHES FINE JEWELRY COLLECTION

In What's New, People by Accessories Staff

Hollywood powerhouse Rashida Jones has teamed up with fine jewelry e-tailer Iconery.com to produce a 12-piece collection of earrings, rings, bracelets and necklaces. Launched this week under the eponymous name Rashida Jones Collection, this was not a typical celebrity collaboration. As a true creative, Jones was in complete control of the design …

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EXPERT OPINION: THE MACY’S 100 AND ITS COLLATERAL DAMAGE

In Industry Experts, What's New, Industry News, People by Accessories Staff

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Pamela N. Danziger is an internationally recognized expert specializing in consumer insights for marketers targeting the affluent consumer.  She is president of Unity Marketing, a marketing consulting firm she founded in 1992. In a recent blog post, Danziger  projects some of the potential affects of the recently announced Macy’s closings.   Following …