Specialty Stores


Specialty Stores

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Roger Markfield Returns to AEO

American Eagle Outfitters has named Roger Markfield to the newly created position of vice chairman and executive creative director.

New York, Philadelphia, new jersey, Phoenix, San Francisco, San Diego, San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, Phoenix, Mesa, Scottsdale, Nashville, Davidson, Murfreesboro, Jacksonville, Miami, Orlando, Minneapolis, Chicago,

Male Perspective

The top U.S. metro areas, with populations of more than one million, ranked by spending on men's apparel.

Dallas Boutiques Dealing
With the Economy

To cope with the austerity sweeping through the economy, Dallas retailers are focusing this spring on lean inventories that pack a colorful and novel punch.

Olive & Bette, Sugar Mag,

Contemporary Designers Zero
in On Specialty Shoppers

As specialty retailers struggle to compete with department stores, designers find new ways to help capture customers.

Michael Ball, Denim,

Rock & Republic's Recession Strategy

The premium denim firm Rock & Republic launches new line and deals with tough economy.


Diesel Opens Milan Planet Store

Hometown unit is largest in the world.

Alexandre Barouzdin, SUB, Selection of Unbelievable Beachwear, Karla Sarquis, Volksbar, Max Weber, Fornarina, Lino Fornari, Tecktonik store, Cyril Blanc, Alexandre Barouzdin

Counter Intuitive

Retailers who inhabit the gray area between shopping and playing are blurring the lines between customers and fans.

Honorine Crosnier, Nicolas Ratieville, The Kooples, Alexandre Elicha, Laurent Elicha, Raphael Elicha, Comptoir des Cotonniers, Tony Elicha, Georgette Elicha

Two of a Kind

Meet The Kooples, a brand-new idea in retail therapy.

Lisa Kline, boutique store closings los angeles, agnès b., Danmark, Diabless, Magenta, Presse, Il Primo Paso, Parasuco, Tryst, Vanity,

L.A. Specialty Boutiques Rocked by Shutdowns

An epidemic of closings and downsizing has hit high-profile specialty boutiques.

Dov Charney, American Apparel, Keith Fink

The Complicated World of American Apparel

American Apparel — a retailer best-known for its sexy ads and controversial leadership — achieved a 10 percent comps improvement for the full 4th quarter.

Searle Goes Chapter 11

Specialty retailer, subsidiary file for bankruptcy.

Calypso Taps Foyle as President

Calypso, the multifaceted retailer with 33 stores, has named former J. Crew executive Jennifer Foyle as president.

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