Sorel Opens Seasonal Pop-Up in Manhattan

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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.

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.

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.

Woolrich John Rich & Bros. Opens in Tokyo

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Woolrich John Rich & Bros., which opened its first U.S. store last month, has opened its first Japanese store in Tokyo’s Omotesando neighborhood.

Macy’s Heading to Abu Dhabi

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Macy’s and Bloomingdale’s will anchor a planned 3.1 million sq. ft. mall in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, set to open in 2018.

Coach Shares Fall as Q1 Results, Forecast Disappoint


Despite reporting a first-quarter profit that beat estimates, Coach saw its share fall as the leather goods company continued to show a drop its in North American sales. For the quarter to September 27, Coach posted net income that declined to $119.1 million or 43 cents a share, from $217.9 million, or 7 cents a […]