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Premium Denim Comes Down to Earth

Growth in denim sales generated by lower-priced jeans as the high end suffers.

Indiegogo, Kickstarter, Manuel Rappard, RPMWEST, Gustin, Parke New York, Bluer Denim, Dirtball, Black & Denim, Julia Eva Kastner, Eva & Paul, Harvard Business School, Sustainable denim

Crowdfunding Grows in the Denim Domain

Kickstarter, Indiegogo providing financing — and useful data — for more jeans marketers.

David Conn, Rosella Giuliani, TowerBrook, merchandising, Gary Harvey, Guess, Gap, Seven For All Mankind, aesthetic, denim, free spirit

Rosella Giuliani Joins True Religion

Former Gap and Seven For All Mankind executive to head merchandising.

Vicki Redding, vans, juniors, contemporary, footwear, vf corp.

Vans to Relaunch Juniors as Young Contemporary Brand

VF Corp.'s footwear brand is moving past its previous 14-year-old customer to an older crowd between the ages of 16 and 24.

Tamagotchi L.i.f.e. Signs Deal for Girls' Apparel

The first collection will be for back-to-school 2014.

Petit Bateau, christian lacroix, collaboration, opera bastille, collection, capsule, kids, children's, womens, Patrick Pergament,

Petit Bateau Links With Lacroix, Paris Opera

A children’s wear brand, a French couturier and an opera house are the unexpected partners behind the latest high-street designer collaboration.

Tamagotchi, Tamagotchi LIFE, Bandai, Sync Beatz Entertainment, Mighty Fine, womens, juniors, apparel, Evolution USA, Patty Timsawat

Apparel Deal for Tamagotchi Brand

Bandai Co., Ltd. and its North American marketing representative, Sync Beatz Entertainment, have signed a deal to produce and market juniors and women apparel.

Michael Silver, Western Glove Works, Triple 5 Soul, Ben Sherman, silver, silver jeans, French Connection, children's, infant, toddler apparel, kids

Triple 5 Gets Silver Kids' Wear License

The denim and sportswear will include boys’ and girls’ sizes, as well as newborn, infant and toddler wear.

NFL, Juniors, Zendaya, National Football League, Rocky Blue, Disney Channel, Shake It Up, Aéropostale, Old Navy, Target, Kohl’s

NFL Teams With Teen Star Zendaya for Juniors Campaign

This is the first time a celebrity talent will be featured in a print campaign for the line for tweens and teens.

Joe Fresh, J.C. Penney, Penneys, JCP, Times Square, AdoptAClassroom.org

Joe Fresh, J.C. Penney Take Times Square

All proceeds from the installation are being donated to Penney’s charity of the month, AdoptAClassroom.org.

vegas, summits, trend, juniors, black and white

Vegas Trend Alert: Black & White

The look is hot all over the juniors area, particularly in dress silhouettes.

Lira, Natashia Tomek, Agenda trade show, Las Vegas, swimwear, sportswear, vegas, interview, q&a

Las Vegas Q&A: Natashia Tomek, Lira

The designer took five on the show floor to talk spring.

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