Ready-to-Wear and Sportswear

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Ready-to-Wear and Sportswear

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Jackets Brighten AmericasMart

Novelty jackets were the number-one fall item at AmericasMart here, as buyers clamored for special pieces to differentiate themselves among consumers in a...

Record Attendance at Fashion Industry Gallery

Summer brights and early autumn harvest and metallic tones colored the shopping lists of buyers at the early fall market at Fashion Industry Gallery here.

Galeries Lafayette Net Up

Boosted by retail expansion and market share gains in women's wear, French retailer Groupe Galeries Lafayette on Wednesday said profits rose 22 percent last...

Class Show Launches to Highlight Contemporary

The inaugural Class trade show here sought to create an egalitarian vibe as the backdrop for the contemporary and streetwear looks being shown.

Knit Prices Soar Up to 20% for Fall

The knit market is facing a quadruple whammy that is driving prices up by as much as 20 percent for fall.

Showtime for Madewell on Broadway

Millard "Mickey" Drexler is pumped up and for good reason. He's touring the Madewell flagship in New York's SoHo, seeing it for the first time stocked with...

Maus to Bring Gant to Global Stage

With the acquisition of Gant complete, Maus Frÿres chief executive Guy Latourette is mapping out a strategy to grow the Swedish sportswear company into...

ISPO Takes a Turn for the Chic

Abominable snowmen, beware. A new breed of fur-bedecked skiers with a penchant for glamorous styles is sending the outdoor and ski apparel category to new...

Changing Course

Contemporary companies look toward year-round fabrics and pared-down looks to combat economic uncertainty.

Jackets, Separates Key At Nouveau Collection

Sweetness permeated spring-summer at the Nouveau Collection show in the form of sherbet-hued dresses, jackets and separates.

Light Fabrics, Bright Colors Head D&A

Contemporary vendors at the Designers & Agents show, which ended its three-day run at the Starrett Lehigh Building...

Lines Rush to Fill Changing Bridge Space

Bridge has been a relatively sleepy sector as retailers struggle to find ways to reinvent it amid competition from the hot contemporary zone.

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