Business

Retail Foot Traffic Tiptoes Back

clock August 18, 2017Evan Clark

Accessories

Heeling Power: Shoes Kicking at High, Low End

clock August 18, 2017Natalie Theodosi

Fashion

Vegas Serves as Reminder of an Industry in Transition

clock August 17, 2017Kari Hamanaka and Marcy Medina

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Technology

B2B E-commerce Platform Provider NuOrder Secures $8M Funding Round

Total funding for the company has now reached $21.9 million.

clock August 16, 2017Arthur Zaczkiewicz

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Activewear

Analytics Firm Sees Ath-leisure Trend Driving U.K. Sports Market 8% This Year

GlobalData said in a research report that the trend will push sales to 2.5 billion pounds.

clock August 15, 2017Arthur Zaczkiewicz

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Financial

Despite Bumpy Stock Performance, Off-Price Well-Positioned for Second Half

As the threat of Amazon’s Prime Wardrobe looms, investor interest shifts at retail.

clock August 15, 2017Arthur Zaczkiewicz

Man Crates

Marketing and Promotion

Gifts That Arrive in Wooden Crates, Crowbar Included

Man Crates offers personal care, beverage and outdoor gift sets — and survival kits with machetes.

clock August 14, 2017Arthur Zaczkiewicz

Rebecca Minkoff meet and greet at Nordstrom

Retail

As Market Moves to 50% Online Sales, Retailers Need to Respond — With Service in Mind

Antony Karabus, chief executive officer of HRC Retail Advisory, explains.

clock August 10, 2017Arthur Zaczkiewicz

(L-R) Kelly Rohrbach as CJ Parker, Alexandra Daddario as Summer, Ilfenesh Hadera as Stephanie Holden, Dwayne Johnson as Mitch Buchannon, Zac Efron as Matt Brody and Jon Bass as Ronnie in the film, BAYWATCH by Paramount Pictures, Montecito Picture Company, FlynnPicture Co., and Fremantle Productions

Fashion Scoops

Alexandra Daddario Promotes #EyePic Campaign

The social media campaign supports preventable blindness efforts.

clock August 9, 2017Arthur Zaczkiewicz

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Technology

Pitney Bowes Broadens Shipping Solutions With Financial Features

The solutions include revolving lines of credit and postage prepays.

clock August 9, 2017Arthur Zaczkiewicz

Old Navy comps were up in October.

Marketing and Promotion

Old Navy, H&M Generate Social Buzz as B-t-s Season Peaks

Rankings from Engagement Labs also revealed the importance of off-line conversations.

clock August 9, 2017Arthur Zaczkiewicz

Weekly sales see a boost by b-t-s spending.

Financial

As B-t-s Spending Drives Weekly Sales Up, American Eagle Seen as Season’s Winner

The Retail Economist-Goldman Sachs Weekly Retail Sales Index rose 2.4 percent this past week.

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Business Features

Digital Convergence Is One of Fashion and Function, Online and in Stores

Karen Harvey and Mike Dennison discuss the role of technology in today’s fashion apparel market.

clock August 8, 2017Arthur Zaczkiewicz

Generation Z after 2000

Marketing and Promotion

Luring Generation Z With Coding Workshops, Cafés and Classes

Roy DeYoung, senior vice president of creative strategy at PMX Agency, explains.

clock August 7, 2017Arthur Zaczkiewicz

The recent expansion of the 100-year-old Panama Canal is allowing for faster international shipping of apparel

Government and Trade

Global Shipping Outlook Stable, but Higher Wages in China Worrisome

CBX Software said in its report that the global trade outlook is positive.

clock August 2, 2017Arthur Zaczkiewicz

First Insight consumer survey

Retail

As Weekly Sales Dip, Apparel and Electronics Get Back-to-School Boost

The Retail Economist-Goldman Sachs Weekly Chain Store Sales Index fell 0.5 percent.

clock August 1, 2017Arthur Zaczkiewicz

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Retail

Analyst: Success of Asos Is Based on Strategic Pricing, Assortment

Katie Smith, senior fashion and retail analyst at Edited, also notes that “newness drives the business.”

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Business Features

The Moleskine Cafe Experience – Coffee, Art and Notebooks

The Moleskine Café in Milan is located on Corso Garibaldi 65.

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Fashion

Millennials Drive Up Luxury Accessory Sell-Outs

clock August 18, 2017Elizabeth Doupnik

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