Department, Apparel Sales Show Some Spark in Week

Furniture and other home-related retailers continue to register best results in weekly tabulation of sales.

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A view outside the Chico's store.


Chico’s Q1 Net Falls as Sales, Margins Rise

Weakness in dresses, effect of port delays cut into specialty retailer's quarterly revenues.

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Fossil Among Midday Decliners

A downgrade on Coach Inc. and investor reaction to a weaker earnings outlook from Michael Kors Holding Ltd. sent both stocks down at midday trading.

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Painting of Joy Venturini Bianchi by Paolo Troilo.


Joy Venturini Bianchi to Exhibit Designer Wardrobe

Her trove of clothing, which will be showcased in the exhibit, includes designs by Yves Saint Laurent, Oscar de la Renta, Ralph Rucci, Valentino Garavani, Azzedine Alaia, and Bill Blass.

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The Markets

The Fiber Price Sheet: May 27, 2015

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Glossier x Nasty Gal pop-up


Glossier to Debut Pop-Up in Nasty Gal

The pop-up, open June 5 to 7, will sell Glossier skin-care products.

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Louis Vuitton is taking the art of packing seriously. For fall, it was all in the trunk. Done in silver leather or diamond-cut Plexiglas, these hard-case handbags made for clever travel companions, fitted internally for every electronic gadget desirable.


Study: Louis Vuitton Still Most Valuable Luxury Brand

In a analysis of luxury market by Millward Brown and WPP, the total value of high-end brands lost $7 billion as spending declined in key markets.

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Laundry by Shelli Segal in Eyewear Deal

The new eyewear collection will launch in spring 2016.

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Michael Kors RTW Fall 2015


Kors, Tiffany Hit by Strong Dollar

Constant-currency comps at Kors Down 5.8 percent; at Tiffany up 1 percent.

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JCK: The New Look

Vendors will reveal plenty of initiatives at the show, which has its own improved style.

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