NEW YORK — In the fast-moving young men’s retail market, accessories seem to be the only sure bet. According to The NPD Group, young men (aged 13 to 24) make 29 percent of all accessories purchases, and the category is rapidly expanding.
“Today accessories are really the primary purchases for many young men,” explains Marshal Cohen, chief industry analyst at The NPD Group. “Apparel is now accessorizing the accessory. That’s a huge change in how the accessories business needs to be addressed.”
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