- Retailers Sport New Game Plans. Feitelberg, Rosemary // WWD: Women's Wear Daily;5/11/2000, Vol. 179 Issue 92, p8
Focuses on the challenge of selling sports clothes to women in the United States. Competition of nonathletic brands; Popularity of private-label goods; Presence of stereotypes in the male-dominated sporting goods industry.
- Going to extremes. Gilbert, Daniela // WWD: Women's Wear Daily;8/26/1999, Vol. 178 Issue 40, p6
Reports on the growth of sporting goods merchandising for women in the United States in 1999. Factors contributing to the growth; Women's participation in sports; Women's activewear and sport-specific apparel designers' offering of special features.
- Girls in the hood. // WWD: Women's Wear Daily;10/21/1999, Vol. 178 Issue 78, p2
Reports on the increasing popularity of hooded clothes in the United States. Fashion designers' creation of clothes with hoods; Continuing casualization of the sportswear; Results of a Cotton Inc. survey of American female consumers.
- what do women want? Bell, Paulette // Wearables Business;Fall2004, Vol. 8 Issue 13, p38
Focuses on the clothing needs of women in the workplace. Issue on sizes and style when outfitting women; Aspects of embroidery that need to be addressed; Benefit of new backing products.
- Sports stores go to bat for pop fans. Russell, Deborah // Billboard;8/27/94, Vol. 106 Issue 35, p40
Reports on the marketing strategy of Retail Sports Television Network to attract sports fans who favor popular music. Broadcasting in retail stores Champs Sports and Herman's World of Sports; Music video programming; Inclusion of sports footage into music videos; Production of music videos to...
- high-maintenance women's wear my yet show high reward. Mitchell, Kim // Wearables Business;Fall2003, Vol. 7 Issue 13, p10
Focuses on the advantage of focusing on women's clothing for the promotional apparel industry in the U.S. Significance of women's loyalty as customers and their inclination towards long-term brand relationships; Changes in the demands of women regarding their wearables; Suggestions for...
- FASHIONABLE VELVET. // WWD: Women's Wear Daily;10/28/2004, Vol. 188 Issue 91, p2
Focuses on the trends in apparel and accessories in the fall season of 2004 in the U.S. Popularity of velvet suits according to the "Lifestyle Monitor" tracking research conducted by Cotton Inc.; Reasons behind the increase in popularity of velvet clothing; Percentage of women consumers who are...
- Abby Z.: Plus-Size, Upscale. Zeveloff, Julie // WWD: Women's Wear Daily;8/10/2004, Vol. 188 Issue 29, p16
Reports on a plus-size clothing collection for women launched by Abby Z. at Saks Fifth Avenue in New York in August 2004. Percentage of overweight people in the U.S.; Specialty stores that are catering to plus-size women; Clothing items included in the holiday collection; Range of wholesale...
- GAME PLAN. // WWD: Women's Wear Daily;4/21/2005, Vol. 189 Issue 85, p2
Highlights the results of the "Lifestyle Monitor" tracking research on women's clothing in the U.S., conducted by Cotton Inc. Percentage of women who stated that their clothing purchases were planned; View of Ellen Tolley, a spokesperson for the National Retail Federation, on impulse shopping;...