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A to Z: Magid

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Much of what makes a company successful in the fashion business is experience. At Magid, a brand established in 1916, there’s experience in spades. Based in Manhattan, with offices in China and Hong Kong, Y&S, Magid’s parent, is a family-owned business led by Moishe Rand and his four sons Larry, …

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Perry Ellis Intn’l Inks Deal with Fantasia for Rafaella Accessories

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Miami, FL—Rafaella, the popular women’s sportswear brand known for its “Perfect Fitting Pant,” will soon be marketing the “perfect accessories” as well. Perry Ellis International Inc., which owns Rafaella, announced last week that it entered into a license agreement with Fantasia Accessories Ltd. for Rafaella brand accessories. Scheduled to debut …

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Echo Design + Fashion Delivers Partner for “Share the Warmth”

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New York—As we enter the season of holiday shopping, many fashion companies remind us it is also the season of giving. To that end, Echo Design launched today it’s “Share the Warmth” campaign—a promotion that benefits Fashion Delivers,  a national non-profit organization dedicated to providing apparel and other products donated …

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“Weather Weary” Consumers to Get a Break on Black Friday

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Berwyn, PA—After the tumult of Superstorm Sandy and a recent Nor’easter, the weather fortunately will be cooperative this Thanksgiving and Black Friday weekend, the traditional kick off of the holiday shopping season. At least that’s the forecast from Planalytics, a weather-focused consultancy that advises businesses about weather patterns. Although some …

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Accessories Census 2011

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New methodologies and technological advances upgrade retailer and consumer statistics, creating the most accurate and complete picture ever of the accessories industry If there is one thing that the 2011 rollercoaster-of-a-ride holiday season proved, it’s how important it is to keep track of the ebb and flow of merchandise categories when consumers …