DSquared2 Celebrates its First New York Flagship


Dsquared2’s dynamic duo, Dean and Dan Caten, were joined by fashion’s finest and a bevvy of celebrities, like supermodel Chanel Iman, at their new West Broadway store.

DLS Stores Discover Italian Excellence in Prato


Lee Leonard of DLS Outfitters talks about a trip that American retailers took to Prato, Italy to learn about Italian knitwear and accessories brands.

When is it a Good Idea to Overbuy?


A reader asks merchandise planning expert Steve Pruitt, “If business is going to be okay in the fall, are there any categories I should overbuy in?

A Super-Powered Collection

Five Four Marvel FEATURED

Five Four’s collaboration with Marvel, inspired by super heroes, comprises outerwear, dress shirts, graphic T-shirts and accessories.

Your Business-to-Business E-Commerce Should be as Good as a Consumer System


E-Commerce expert Neal Kaiser explains why your business-to-business e-commerce site should provide the same experience as a direct-to-consumer site.

Guest Editorial: No Sane Retailer Would Ask a Customer for a Different Card

Jack Abelson-FEATURED

Jack Abelson questions the NRF’s premise that a court ruling would really lead to retailers asking customers to use a credit card with a lower swipe fee.

Should Retailers Hire Search Engine Optimization Experts?


A reader asks marketing expert John Fell, “Should I be paying an SEO specialist to get more organic visits to my website?”

Fashion Week


Erik DeFruscio on menswear presentations from Bespoken, Gilded Age, Patrik Ervell and more.

Asaf Ganot Autumn/Winter 2015

Model walks runway in an outfit from Asaf Ganot Autumn Winter 2015 collection.

By Erik DeFruscio The definition of an Asaf Ganot man is refined, elemental and active. Asaf Ganot takes a sportswear approach for his autumn/winter 2015 collection, his second that has been shown. When Ganot was growing up, he was always around textiles and has always had an instinctive understanding for materials. After his basketball career, […]

Vince Camuto Fall 2015 Presentation

Vince Camuto fall 2015-4

By Erik DeFruscio Jewelry, handbags and small leather goods are all new categories being launched by Vince Camuto in the fall 2015 collection. Debuting bracelets, wallets, belts and cufflinks, the new categories will be a good fit for their dressed up sport style. The collection showed a mixture of quilted jackets, nylon blazers, and button […]