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Forecast: Retail Holiday Sales to Increase 4% to 4.5%

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New York― Steadily improving economic fundamentals should moderately boost holiday sales in the stores and online this year, according to Deloitte’s annual holiday sales forecast. “Income, wage and job growth are positive indicators heading into the holiday season,” said Daniel Bachman, Deloitte’s senior U.S. economist. “Debt levels remain at historical …

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Week in Review: 10 Must Knows

In What's New, Industry News by Accessories Staff

New York—Somewhat of a buying splurge has been going on in the fashion industry. Companies, some already huge such as Hanesbrands, are becoming more so by purchasing large companies that fill a niche that don’t already have. Hanesbrands acquired a Western European business when it acquires DBApparel, a Paris-based company …