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Macy’s, Inc. (NYSE: M), one of the premier retailers in the U.S., and The Finish Line, Inc. (NASDAQ: FINL), a premium retailer of athletic shoes, apparel and accessories, today announced that Finish Line-branded athletic footwear shops will be opened in more than 450 Macy’s department stores in the U.S. and online at macys.com.
Crimson Hexagon’s ForSight™ Platform Enhances Business Strategy with Intelligent Social Media Analysis
Crimson Hexagon, a leading provider of Big Data analysis software that delivers business intelligence from social media and other data sources to global corporations, today announced that the New Balance Sales team has selected the Crimson Hexagon ForSight™ platform to gain vital consumer insights from social media conversation.
5W Public Relations, one of the 25 largest independent PR firms in the U.S., today announced the addition of Giutzy.com to its diverse roster of fashion/retail clients.
Giutzy.com offers fashion-forward consumers access to luxury designer shoes and handbags online, including hard-to-find and exclusive styles from high-end labels like Chloe, Jil Sander, Rochas, Michael Kors, Marc Jacobs, Nina Ricci and Veronique Branquinho. Backed by a team of fashion industry professionals from Italy and New York, Giutzy.com sets the standard for what is "in", never offering anything less than the best in world-class design
Jones Apparel Expands Executive Bench as Part of Company Expansion
Stuart Weitzman announced that it has expanded its executive bench with the promotion of Wayne Kulkin to the newly created position of Vice Chairman, effective immediately. Mr. Kulkin was formerly President and will continue to report to Stuart Weitzman, Executive Chairman of Stuart Weitzman.
Sometimes, the most important item in our daily ensemble is a comfortable yet stylish pair of shoes. J&M, originally from Europe, is devoted to combine environment friendly fabric with prospective design to their shoes, bringing a great mix of style, flexibility and softness.
Leading Outdoor Lifestyle Brand Brings Premium, Eco-Conscious Footwear and Apparel to Chicago's Michigan Avenue
Timberland today announced details of its newest retail storefront, located in Chicago's famed shopping district at 625 North Michigan Avenue. Doors open on Friday, August 10 at 10 a.m., giving shoppers on the Magnificent Mile access to premium crafted, eco-conscious gear for every outdoor style, and taking consumers from the city sidewalks to the shores of Lake Michigan. For updates on the store opening, follow Timberland on Twitter or Facebook (you can also follow apparel on Twitter and Facebook).
BEARPAW Footwear, a global leader in footwear, is releasing their third product launch with professional dancer and Dancing with the Stars cast member, Karina Smirnoff. The new VESNA boot will be sold under The Karina Smirnoff Collection by BEARPAW and will be available at retail on August 8th at www.BEARPAWshoes.com and at top retailers, including Zappos.com, Amazon.com and Sportie LA. MSRP: $79.99
Rugged New England Brand Elevates Its Line with New Lightweight Industrial Outdoor Boot
Timberland PRO adds a new weapon to its arsenal this fall with the Hyperion work boot. Positioned as the brand's Industrial Outdoor boot, the Timberland PRO® Hyperion arms workers with the ultimate in comfort, protection, and durability that they need on the job site. Boasting an athletic design, the Hyperion steers away from the look of a traditional work boot, yet provides all the bells and whistles consumers can expect from Timberland PRO, including the brand's exclusive Anti-Fatigue Technology, which absorbs shock, allowing workers to stay on their feet longer.
Lady Foot Locker announced today that actress Katie Cassidy has joined Lady Foot Locker as a brand ambassador and celebrity stylist. Cassidy will offer fans, customers and Lady Foot Locker VIP members fashion and fitness tips, adding her personal touch to the wide selection of athletic footwear and apparel.
The Diabetic Shoes HuB is teaming up with Soles4Souls, a charity based in Nashville, TN. The online therapeutic shoes store, headquartered in Scottsdale, AZ, chose Soles4Souls as its charity of choice to make a difference by spreading foot health awareness and raising donations to provide shoes to people in need around the world.
Funds to Fuel International Expansion and Accelerate Development of Lifestyle Fashion Brand
JustFab, the innovative fashion styling service and contemporary fashion brand, today announced that it has secured $76 million in funding. Rho Ventures led the round with participation from Matrix Partners, Technology Crossover Ventures (TCV) and JustFab parent company, Intelligent Beauty. The primary capital will be used to further JustFab's aggressive international expansion, move into additional fashion categories, and provide cash flow for future acquisitions. Mark Leschly, Managing Partner at Rho Ventures, will join the board.
Boots crafted in the USA to be launched for Holiday 2012 as part of the Mike Rowe Works by Cat Footwear collection
Cat® Footwear announced today they are launching a new Mike Rowe Works by Cat Footwear work boot made in the USA for the holiday 2012 collection. As part of their partnership with Mike Rowe --creator, host and executive producer of Discovery Channel's popular television show 'Dirty Jobs' -- Cat Footwear will be manufacturing the Made in the USA work boots in the Wolverine World Wide plant in Big Rapids, Michigan.
U-Lace Customizing Lacing System announces a July 19, 2012 launch of "U-Lace Mix-n-Match." This new product configuration addresses consumer needs and positions the brand for explosive growth heading into Back-To-School and Holiday 2012.
“In summer 2012, many new trends and old trends are back and better than ever. However, there are also some trends that are definitely out for 2012. Use this handy guide to help you choose which trends to focus on and which trends to avoid this summer. With the help from this guide, you can retain your fashion confidence and know that the items you choose will fit you into 2012, and not in 1980 or some other decade. Use your best judgment before purchasing any new trend to ensure it fits in with your lifestyle, personal style, and the fashions for this year. If you follow these rules, then you will always fit into the modern look without looking like a fashion disaster.”