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Tuesday November 28th 2017
Cyber Monday hit the races running and it was Mobile for the win! A $2 billion win, in fact.
By: Lauren Parker of Accessories Magazine
Tuesday November 14th 2017
The usually bleak retail headlines seemed to take a turn this holiday season, reporting months of record-setting volume as retailers stocked up for what is projected to be a busy holiday season. Now, we’ve reached that time where imports level off at the nation’s major container ports and will be relatively flat compared to the same time last year, according to the monthly Global Port Tracker report released today by the National Retail Federation and Hackett Associates.
By: Ann Loynd of Accessories Magazine
Tuesday October 31st 2017
Looking to start a fashion brand but not sure how to get the capital? Fashion’s top finance experts joined us at MAGIC to share their advice for raising funds in today’s retail climate, and their projections for the future of fashion finance.
Tuesday October 17th 2017
Gone are the days where there is one must-have jewelry item prescribed across a generation. Throughout cities during Fashion Month, jewelry was decidedly individualistic. It’s about finding that one piece that speaks to you, and not buying into a specific trend (since we all already have a black ribbon choker). That said, SS18 introduced an array of movements encompassing those unique pieces. Below, find our top 10.
By: Ann Loynd of Accessories Magazine
Wednesday October 4th 2017
UBM Fashion, the world’s largest fashion trade show producer, has announced important changes to the 2018 New York fashion show calendar and market schedule. The changes were made after extensive conversations with the Accessories Council, other industry organizations, retailers and manufacturers, and the shifts reflect changing market demands.
By: Lauren Parker of Accessories Magazine
Monday September 25th 2017
Though more than 80% of shoppers prefer email communications, 38% now want to hear from retailers on multiple channels. Also, post-purchase communications are among the most likely to be appreciated via text or push notification. These are just three findings from the report “Bots, Texts and Voice: What Cuts Through the Clutter,” published yesterday by
By: Lauren Parker of Accessories Magazine