Vegas Trends: Accessories and Footwear

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Elise Diamantini looks at shoes from Inkkas, neckwear from ZB Savoy, leather bags from Herschel and more.

Guest Editorial: Your Store Needs Younger Customers

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Jamie Davidson of Strong Suit: “No matter how secure you feel with your existing customer base, Baby Boomers are not the future.”

Vegas Trends: Outerwear

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Outerwear was an important category this season, and we saw even more salable styles for fall 2015 during Las Vegas market.

Vegas Trends: Tailored Sweats and Joggers

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A major trend we spotted during Las Vegas market was the explosion of tailored sweatpants and joggers. Elise Diamantini looks at styles from brands like CWST, Gant and others.

Schmoozing: Schuyler 4 at Nolcha Fashion Week

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Schuyler 4 Showroom’s Alberto, Carlo Gross, Codice and Haupt brands showed during Nolcha Fashion Week, a three-day event for small and emerging brands.

Guest Editorial: Robots Are Already Working Retail

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Jack Abelson argues that a robotic adherence to sales and promotions misses the chance to create a bond with shoppers.

The Importance of Integrated E-Commerce Platforms

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E-commerce expert Neal Kaiser explains why it’s important that your e-commerce platform allows you to integrate, from supplier relationships to customer management.

MR’s Best and Worst Dressed Men at the Oscars

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Some of our favorite stars chose to stand out in bold color — like David Oyelowo in this red tux by Dolce & Gabbana — while others wowed in impeccably fitted traditional tuxes.

Schmoozing: Tommy Bahama Las Vegas Market Party

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Tommy Bahama hosted a party at its Las Vegas store for retailers during market week.

25 Years of Retail Growth — And Consolidation

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From the end of the “merchant prince” era of department stores to the birth of Target, the dawn of the Walmart age to the Macy’s takeover and the present luxury boom, we track the last 25 years of retail.