Escaping spring's lethargy

Meadus, Amanda; Hessen, Wendy
April 1995
WWD: Women's Wear Daily;4/24/1995, Vol. 169 Issue 78, p8
Trade Publication
Reports on the increase in clothing accessory sales in the United States during the spring season. Federate Merchandising' sales in terms of leather goods and handbags, sunglasses, hats and fashion watches; Percentage increase in Accessory Place's spring volume; Comments of J.C. Penney Co.'s Gerry Shores.


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