Trade Show Execs Launch LeftField Media

Former Reed Exhibitions exec Greg Topalian and several executives from BJI have formed a new company called LeftField Media.

Obituary: Jay Kodner

Jay Kodner, a retailer who ran Johnnie Walkers Menswear in Milwaukee with his brother David, has died at the age of 76.

Oxford Q2 Profit Down Despite Tommy Bahama, Lilly Pulitzer Gains

Oxford Industries

Oxford Industries’ Q2 profit fell despite solid contributions from Tommy Bahama and Lilly Pulitzer.

Retail Imports to Remain Above Average Amid Port Talks

Shipping Container

Import volumes at container ports are above average in September as retailers stock up ahead of the holiday season, although not to the same level as in August.

Burlington Stores Lifts Outlook as Q2 Loss Narrows

Burlington Coat Factory

Burlington Stores lifts its FY outlook after narrowing its Q2 loss, thanks to higher sales.

Heritage, Reinvented


Karen Alberg Grossman: the Haspel spring 2015 presentation (in conjunction with Jockey and Esquire) reinforced their position as a fashion winner.

Indochino Opens NYC Showroom


Seven-year-old online clothier Indochino, which has two showrooms in Canada, opens its first in the U.S. this week.

Sportswear Holdings to Sell Stake in Michael Kors

Michael Kors

Michael Kors Holdings will launch a secondary public offering to allow its largest shareholder to offload its majority stake.

Coach Names Rainer Chief Operating Officer


Coach Inc. has appointed Gebhard Rainer as its new president and COO.

Argyle Culture


Karen Alberg Grossman: The real scene-stealers in Russell Simmons’ celebrity-filled runway show were the clothes on the runway: preppy with personality, heritage with some humor, classics with class.