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Item of the Day

In Item of the Day, What's New by Lauren Parker, Accessories Magazine

Happy Hunger Games! If you’re not already waiting in line to see one of the most anticipated movies of the millenium–which opened last night at midnight–now’s your chance to run out and buy yourself some Mockingjay jewelry. The Mockingjay–a hybrid bird in “The Hunger Games” futuristic dystopia–plays a pivitol and …

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June Retail Sales Prove Robust

In Industry News, Reports, What's New by Accessories Staff

New York—Helped by promotions, warmer weather and lower gas prices, June retail sales exceeded retail analysts’ estimates as most retailers reported today increases in their comparable store sales. According to Retail Metrics, which tracks 25 top retail chains, sales climbed 7.2%, surpassing analysts’ average estimate for a 5.6% increase. The …