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2014-02-27 08:31:03

NEW YORK, Feb. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Robert Graham is very pleased to announce that it has signed a new lease agreement to open a branded retail store featuring the full Robert Graham collection in Scottsdale Fashion Square. The store will carry the complete range of Robert Graham, including men's sportswear, premium denim, footwear, furnishings, accessories, outerwear, and women's sportswear. Scottsdale Fashion Square is one of Arizona's most luxurious shopping experiences. With...

2014-02-20 16:27:40

FIRST MOVE BEYOND NORTH AMERICA WILL BRING JOE FRESH FASHIONS TO THE MIDDLE EAST, NORTH AFRICA, EUROPE AND SOUTH KOREA NEW YORK, Feb. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Loblaw Companies Limited ("Loblaw," TSX:L) and its affiliates, the owners of Joe Fresh(®), today announced the signing of three separate partnership agreements that bring the brand into 23 new countries. The agreements cover key growth markets in the Middle East, North Africa, Europe and South Korea. The partnerships...

2014-02-14 08:28:46

GUANGZHOU, China, Feb. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Vipshop Holdings Limited (NYSE: VIPS) ("Vipshop" or the "Company"), China's leading online discount retailer for brands, announced today that it has acquired a 75% equity interest in Lefeng.com Limited ("Lefeng") from Ovation Entertainment Limited ("Ovation"). Lefeng owns and operates the online retail business conducted through lefeng.com, an online retail website specialized in selling cosmetics and fashion products in China....

2014-01-07 23:02:23

The Sunglasses Stores industry is set to return to growth after a challenging period of competition with department stores and online operators. For this reason, industry research firm IBISWorld has updated its report on the Sunglasses Stores industry in Australia. Melbourne, Australia (PRWEB) January 08, 2014 The Sunglasses Stores industry in Australia has suffered in a difficult retail environment over the past five years, as weak consumer sentiment, constrained demand and fierce...

2013-12-24 23:03:33

The health and beauty industry experienced overall growth during the past five years in spite of economic hurdles, says market research company IBISWorld. That growth is expected to continue, opening up increasing opportunities, especially for businesses that heed the recent trend toward 'healthy' cosmetics that hit both facets of the industry at once. Las Vegas, Nevada (PRWEB) December 24, 2013 This niche market is ripe for smart retailers prepared to plan for a specialized...

2013-12-02 23:02:52

Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Retailing in the US. London (PRWEB) December 02, 2013 The economic recession in the US officially ended in 2009, but a persistent low-growth environment has endured. Unemployment levels have remained higher than desired, the housing market is still weak, and private and public levels of debt continue to be at historic highs. In that context, some retailing categories in the US have rebounded considerably while others still...

Word of the Day
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'