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Report: Retail Real Estate Will Stabilize Despite Hitting New Low

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Boston—Colliers International, a leading global real estate services firm, released its annual report on retail real estate trends showing new retail construction will hit a 25 year low in 2010. However, according to Colliers’ 2010 Retail Trends & Opportunities report, retail vacancies will stabilize in many markets. “We aren’t out …

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Item of the Day

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This camouflage tote from Elle Nicole certainly has its marching orders! This budget and eco-conscious (yet equally stylish) sister of the Danielle Nicole line caught our attention for its Lucy tote—incorporating the season’s hot military trend without being too over-the-top. The combination of whip-stitched handles, gold mini studs, quilting and …

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FABB 2010: The accessories industry’s largest charity event has a new party concept

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New York–The Fashion Accessories Benefit Ball (FABB), the accessories industry’s largest fundraising event, is starting off its 21st annual ball on Tuesday, May 4 in New York with a new concept: a more than three-hour cocktail party, dancing and a “dinner-by-the-bite” buffet.“As we start our third decade, FABB is taking …

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Dog Day Afternoon: Christofle Hosts Bring Your Dog to Shop Day

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New York–Sit! Stay! Shop! Such was the thinking behind Christofle’s dog-friendly recent retail event, held during I Love NYC Pets Month. The Madison Avenue silver and crystal boutique, which has long had relationships with animal-friendly charities, decided to lavish its customers (and their beloved dogs) with treats for all. While …