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India Starts New Initiative to Become World Leader in Leather Manufacturing

In What's New, Industry News by Accessories Staff

New York—The Government of India recently launched a new initiative—“Make in India,” where all sectors of manufacturing from agriculture to automobiles have been de-licensed and deregulated. One industry that stands to gain from the deregulations is Indian leathergoods which already amounts to some $11 billion a year. India’s Council of …

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Abbey Doneger Receives Accessories Council’s 2012 Hall of Fame Award

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


New York—The Accessories Council has named Abbey Doneger, president of the Doneger Group, as the sixth inductee into its annual Hall of Fame. This year marks the 65th anniversary of The Doneger Group, a trend analysis and merchandising consulting firm. Past recipients of the award have included Elaine Gold of …