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MEL GOLDFEDER, SENIOR EXECUTIVE RANDA ACCESSORIES TO RETIRE

April 18, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE New York, NY (April 14, 2014) – After more than 50 years of extraordinary service, Mel Goldfeder, senior vice president of Swank Inc., a division of Randa Accessories, will be retiring effective end June 2014.
Joining Sw...

Randa Appoints Newly Created Position VP E-Commerce

March 14, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE New York, NY (March 13, 2014) – Randa Accessories, the world’s largest men’s accessories company, is pleased to announce the addition of Vice President E-Commerce David Simon, a newly created position. Dave joins Randa fro...

Tata Aids Mercado Global in Leather Detailing Program

March 14, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE New York, NY (March 10, 2014) – Tata Accesorios Globales, the largest belt manufacturer in the Western Hemisphere and the premier leather manufacturer of high-end leather accessories in Guatemala, is assisting Mercado Global i...

Randa Accessories Rotates Management Positions

February 27, 2014

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE New York, NY (February 26, 2014) – When Randa Accessories, the world’s largest men’s accessories company makes management changes, the bar is set very high. Therefore, it is good news for Randa that the company has a stro...

Ryan Seacrest to Launch Clothing Line

February 12, 2014

Ryan Seacrest to Launch Clothing Line
Color-Matching System Is Meant to Help Guys Pair Items


By RAY A. SMITH
Feb. 11, 2014 6:57 p.m. ET
Most men don't have two stylists coordinating their clothes the way Ryan S...

Randa Como X 2

October 09, 2013

Randa Doubles in Size Its Como, Italy Design Center

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE New York, NY (October 8, 2013) – Randa Accessories announces the expansion of their Como, Italy Design Center doubling it in size and scope and increasing its in...

MCG Hires Gavin for Full Court Press in Sporting Goods Merchandising

September 18, 2013

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Bloomfield, NJ (September 16, 2013) – MCG: Market Connect Group, the largest provider of in-store merchandising service to general merchandise stores, declares a dedicated push into Sporting Goods expansion with the appointmen...

Randa Salutes August 28th National Bow Tie Day

August 29, 2013

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE New York, NY (August 28, 2013) – The neckwear business has been on the rise, according to MRketplace, the website that covers the menswear fashion industry, up to about $800 million this year from $677 million in 2008. Bloombe...

Vince Camuto

August 15, 2013

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE New York, NY (August 15, 2013) – Randa Accessories, the global leader in men’s accessories, announces a new licensing agreement with Itochu Prominent USA and Vince Camuto to manufacture, market, distribute, and sell men’s ...

Randa Accessories Invests $25 Million in Infrastructure

August 02, 2013

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE New York, NY (August 2, 2013) – Randa Accessories announced today a $25 million investment in their logistics system, along with other enhancements and changes in infrastructure.

Randa Accessories, the world’s ...

MCG: Success In-Store Appoints New President

June 28, 2013

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE New York, NY (June 27, 2013) – MCG: Market Connect Group, the largest provider of in-store merchandising service to department stores, announced today the appointment of Art Gately III as President. Gately was previously Vice...

MCG Receives Special Recognition Award at the WARES Conference 2013: Learn, Change, Grow

June 03, 2013

Scottsdale, AZ (June 4, 2013) – MCG, America’s #1 in-store service provider, received a special recognition award for 15 years of outstanding membership in the NARMS association and contributions to the retail merchandising industry. In attendan...

EQUATOR ACCESSORIES - RANDA’S NEW SOUTH AFRICAN AFFILIATE

May 23, 2013

RANDA ACCESSORIES IS THE WORLD'S LARGEST MEN'S ACCESSORIES COMPANY, WITH A STRONG FOCUS ON BELTS, WALLETS, TIES AND GIFTING.

With wholesale sales in excess of R5 billion annually, Randa is considered an innovative, trend-driven market de...

JONATHAN ADLER NECKWEAR, IN PARTNERSHIP WITH RANDA ACCESSORIES LAUNCHES AT RETAIL FOR SPRING 2013

April 25, 2013

New York, (April 8, 2013) – Randa Accessories and Jonathan Adler are pleased to announce the new Spring 2013 collection of Made-in-Italy ties, bow ties and pocket squares and the brand’s first ever expansion in menswear, has hit retail at Jonatha...

Randa Accessories To Move To New Larger Manhattan Headquarters

September 12, 2012

New York City, (September 12, 2012) - Next January, Randa Accessories will move its New York City offices to 417 Fifth Avenue, between 37th and 38th streets. An historic building, the 417 Fifth offices overlook Fifth Avenue and Lord & Taylor with sp...

Randa Accessories Invests in Future Growth, Leather Belt Factory

September 06, 2012

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Randa Accessories Invests in Future Growth, Leather Belt Factory

New York City and Guatemala City, (August 7, 2012) - RANDA Accessories has become a partner in TATA, a manufacturer of high-quality dress and casual b...

Randa Accessories Completes Its Acquisition Of Swank

May 17, 2012

NEW YORK, NEW YORK, May 17, 2012: Randa Accessories Leather Goods LLC, a leading manufacturer, distributor and marketer of lifestyle accessories, has completed its acquisition of Swank, Inc. (OTC: SNKI), a leading designer and marketer of men’s and...

Congratulations Randa New Orleans!

March 06, 2012

"Randa Accessories New Orleans is proud to be recognized for the second time in 3 years as a 2011 New Orleans City Business Best Places to Work large company.
Hundreds of area companies are evaluated annually from all types of industries includ...

Randa and Jonathan Adler Partner On Neckwear Collection

February 03, 2012

New York, (February 3, 2012) - Randa Accessories announced that they have entered into an exclusive licensing agreement to produce Jonathan Adler men's neckwear in the U.S., Canada, Mexico, and the U.K, as part of a new partnership between the men’...

Swank, Inc. Agrees To Be Acquired By Randa

February 03, 2012

NEW YORK, NEW YORK, February 3, 2012: Swank, Inc. (OTC: SNKI), a leading designer and marketer of men’s and women’s belts and men's leather accessories, jewelry and suspenders, and Randa Accessories Leather Goods LLC, a leading manufacturer, dist...

X-cellent New XGEAR gifts in store now

November 23, 2011

XGEAR has launched its X-tremely X-citing new collection of gifts, tools and cold weather accessories for Holiday 2012. XGEAR products are sold in fine stores everywhere including JC Penney and Kohl’s. X-cellent.
...

Weatherproof® 32° Heat now on the floor at Macy’s

November 22, 2011

New York (October 15, 2011): Weatherproof® 32° Heat slippers have hit Macy's stores just time for the holiday season. The slippers feature a Thinsulate lining for constant warmth, memory foam cushioned insole, and non-skid indoor/outdoor sole. Sli...

Signature by Levi Strauss & Co. Signs Agreement with Randa Accessories

August 11, 2011

Signature by Levi'sSignature by Levi Strauss & Co.T has announced a new licensing agreement with Randa Accessories to manufacture, market, distribute and sell men's belts, wallets, personal leather goods, gifts, backpacks and bags in the United State...

Timberland and Randa Luggage Announce Licensing Agreement

January 13, 2011

STRATHAM, NH, (January 10, 2011) —The Timberland Company (NYSE: TBL) and Randa Luggage have announced an exclusive licensing agreement under which Randa will drive the expansion of Timberland® backpacks and luggage in the United States, Canada, Me...

It’s an Open and Shut Case - Randa Luggage UK and Ted Baker Sign Exclusive Licensing Agreement

September 09, 2010

Ted Baker and Randa Luggage UK, a leading provider of luggage in the United Kingdom, announced today that they have entered into an exclusive licensing agreement for the design, production, sales and marketing of Ted Baker luggage. “It was an open ...

Chicago Mayor Honors Randa Accessories for One Hundred Years

June 11, 2010

Photograph of Alderman Burke Issuing Proclamation to Herbert Spiegel

On April 26, 2010 Chicago Mayor Richard Daley, along with Alderman Edward Burke and the Chicago City Council, issued a city-wide proclamation honoring Randa Accessories...

Tommy Bahama Signs with Randa Accessories for Small Leather Goods

February 11, 2010

Tommy Bahama, the upscale lifestyle brand that captures the essence of luxury island living, has announced a new licensing agreement with Randa Accessories to manufacture, market, distribute, and sell men’s belts, wallets, gifts, personal travel ac...

Randa Accessories supports relief efforts for Haitian families

January 17, 2010

The disaster in Haiti has touched us all, and as fellow humans and global citizens we feel compelled to support the relief efforts in every way possible. Therefore Randa, on behalf of all our associates, will be taking immediate action by providing a...

Weatherproof Luggage from Randa Accessories Headed for 2010 Climate

January 13, 2010

Randa Accessories and Weatherproof® announced today a new licensing agreement to produce and distribute Weatherproof® branded luggage, leather goods, travel accessories, and gift items in the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom. The first ...

Randa Voted One of the Best Places to Work

January 12, 2010

New Orleans City Business Best Places to Work

New Orleans City Business Voted Randa one of the top 35 large companies to work for in the City Honorees are chosen based on a questionnaire of benefits offered, including average salary, hea...

Randa Accessories Opens Reno Nevada Distribution Center

October 13, 2009

Randa Nevada Distribution CenterRanda Accessories opened a new Reno, Nevada distribution center, shipping 420,000 units of belts, wallets, neckwear and luggage during its first week of operation.

The new facility joins Randa’s other No...

Market Connect Group Aligns with “My Macy’s”

June 01, 2009

Macy's recently announced the need for enhanced, localized, in-store merchandising and regional management and has identified the need to expand upon customer-centric localization initiatives, such as its "My Macy's" program.

According t...

Randa Adds to Power Portfolio with Columbia License

May 06, 2009

Columbia SportswearRanda Accessories announced today a new licensing agreement with Columbia Sportswear Company to manufacture, market, distribute and sell luggage in the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom. The first Columbia luggage collec...

Trafalgar Extends Affordable Luxury Position to Neckwear

April 30, 2009

Trafalgar continuing its commitment to growth in the affordable luxury sector, The Trafalgar Company has announced that Mark Pendleton has joined the company as vice president of neckwear design.

Pendleton will report to Trafalgar Presid...

Marc Ecko Latest Addition to Randa Accessories Portfolio

March 03, 2009

Marc Ecko Latest Addition to Randa AccessoriesMarc Ecko Enterprises has announced a new licensing agreement with Randa Accessories to manufacture, market, distribute and sell Marc Ecko Cut & Sew and Ecko Unltd. men's belts, wallets, personal leather ...

Randa Accessories Integrates Luggage Division

December 14, 2008

Randa LuggageIn January 2007, Randa Accessories acquired Badanco Luggage, one of America’s largest luggage and travel accessories companies, with prestigious brands including Nautica, Polo Ralph Lauren, Tommy Bahama, Diane von Furstenberg, Liz Clai...

Randa Acquires License for Hathaway and Lady Hathaway

December 08, 2008

Randa Acquires License for Hathaway and Lady Hathaway Oxford Industries announced today a licensing agreement for Hathaway and Lady Hathaway with Randa Accessories, the leader in lifestyle accessories to develop, market, and distribute a series of le...

Nautica’s Clamshell Duffel

October 01, 2008

Nautica's Clamshell Duffel BagNautica's Clamshell Duffel - A Little Clam with a Big Story

One of the best things in life not only comes in a small package, but pops open into an innovative duffel versatile enough for travel and everyday ...

Randa Partners with Perry Ellis International

August 01, 2008

Perry Ellis International (NASDAQ: PERY), announced today that its affiliated company, PEI Licensing, Inc. (collectively “Perry Ellis” or the “Company”) has entered into five new licensing agreements with Randa Accessories to design, manufact...

Ike Behar licences Trafalgar for leather accessories

June 02, 2008

Ike BeharAlready well known for luxurious men’s furnishings and sportswear, Ike Behar is broadening the scope of his design sensibility with the signing of a new licensing agreement in the accessories category. The Trafalgar Leather Goods division ...

Randa Acquires Ben Sherman License in the US

May 02, 2008

With the recent acquisition of the Ben Sherman neckwear license for the United States, Randa Accessories has announced today the long-anticipated first shipment of ties, projected to begin delivering in time for spring. Randa also holds the Ben Sher...

Randa Receives Partners in Progress Award 2007

April 01, 2008

For the second year in a row, Randa Accessories is proud to be the recipient of the Sears Partners in Progress Award for 2007. Started more than 20 years ago, the Partners in Progress program recognizes suppliers that make significant contributions t...

Randa’s National Sales Meeting in New Orleans

January 01, 2008

Randa's National Sales MeetingRanda Accessories, the leader in lifestyle accessories, and the 2006 New Orleans City Business Newspaper’s #10 “Top 100 New Orleans Private Companies,” is made its biennial trek down to the great state of Louisiana...

Save the Children in Theory and Practice

September 27, 2007

On September 6th 2007, humanitarian leaders, national and international policymakers - among them President George H.W. Bush came out to the Avery Fisher Hall and The Tent at Lincoln Center in New York City to take a stand in making sure the well-bei...

Randa Acquires Nautica License

August 27, 2007

Nautica Nautica Apparel, Inc., a subsidiary of VF Sportswear, Inc., a division of VF Corporation (NYSE: VFC) has announced a new four year licensing agreement with Badanco Enterprises, Inc to manufacture, market, distribute and sell luggage in the Un...

Partners in Progress Award

July 20, 2007

Partners in Progress Award Randa receives Partners in Progress Award from Sears Canada. Started more than 20 years ago, the Partners in Progress program recognizes suppliers that make significant contributions to the growth of the Sears business and ...