By Jove: The Biz Buzz Aha weekly tidbits for the HT Insider Ok, so what are they saying? The Friday after Thanksgiving is no longer black, its charcoal grey? Or is it barely black and now starts at 8 pm on the day before. Wasn’t grey the new black this year, anyway? According to the WSJ, Tuesday 11/26 black Friday is a retail illusion. I guess the market expression, “Mark it up to mark it down.” finally traveled from 7th Ave. to Wall St. Article- http://online.wsj.com/news/articles/SB10001424052702304281004579222370781619390 In case you missed the NYT, Sunday 11/21 article “It Takes a Lot of […]
Just how integrated the industry is now was underscored at our 9/27 program. Fashion generalists function better. Read more here: http://www.fibre2fashion.com/news/apparel-news/newsdetails.aspx?news_id=153762 Fibre2Fashion (October 11) reported that FIT’s Center for Professional Studies, in association with Setlog Corporation, presented Sustainability and Corporate Social Responsibility in the Global Supply Chain, a seminar held at FIT on September 27. The event addressed the issues facing global fashion brands and retailers who are under increased pressure to know more about every element in the supply chain. .
Congratulations to our Retail Professional Development Certificate student’s Grand Opening! Who: Kathy Sanchez Certificate Program: Retail Management Experience What: Curvaceous K Where: Curvaceous K 179 Stanton Street (between Clinton and Attorney Streets) http://curvaceousk.com http://curvaceousk.blogspot.com Why: I wanted to provide women my size with the opportunity to shop in a boutique especially for them as most boutiques really only cater to about size 10/12.