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Haspel Celebrates 105th Anniversary

Laurie Haspel Aronson

Haspel threw a New Orleans-style soiree and retrospective this week in the heart of New York’s Meatpacking District to celebrate 105 years in business.

Sorel Opens Seasonal Pop-Up in Manhattan

Sorel Pop-Up Oct 2014-FEATURED

Sorel, the winter boot brand, has opened a 3,300 sq. ft. seasonal pop-up shop in Manhattan’s Meatpacking District.

Bill Blass Names Chris Benz Creative Director

Chris Benz

Chris Benz is the new creative director for Bill Blass, reporting to president and COO Stuart Goldblatt.

Jockey Makes Deal with Dream Lounge for Thermal Underwear


Jockey International has inked a licensing deal with Dream Lounge for men’s and women’s thermal underwear.

Wealthy Shoppers Rank Luxury Retailers

In a survey by the Luxury Institute, Nordstrom, Bergdorf Goodman, and Net-A-Porter rank high.

Ask the Experts: How to Start a Rewards Program

Jake Fell 2014-FEATURED

Marketing expert Jake Fell describes a straightforward plan to implement a rewards program at your store.

Ralph Lauren Q2 Profit Up, But Forecast Disappoints

Ralph Lauren

Ralph Lauren Corp. called its Q2 profit “better than expected,” but the company’s annual forecast disappointed Wall Street.

In the Market: Matiere and Mackeene Previews


Elise Diamantini previews collections from Matiere, a new fashion-forward sportswear collection, and the French swimwear brand Mackeene.

HanesBrands’ Q3 Up 17%, Raises Guidance


HanesBrands is raising its FY guidance for the third time, “despite a continued environment of restrained consumer spending.”

Geoffrey Beene Licenses F&T Apparel for Boys’ Clothing

Geoffrey Beene

Geoffrey Beene has licensed Global Brands’ F&T Apparel LLC business for boys’ tailored clothing, dress shirts and ties in the U.S. and Canada.