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Peter Grimes, Publisher and founder of VOWS MagazineHis comments are presented in each issue's Publisher's Note, and often address industry issues and pertinent news of the day. He can be reached at 949 388 4848 or via email

Stores tell their stories to contrast with David's Bridal

Stores are working towards countering the negative press about the turmoil at David's Bridal by blogging and posting links to the news stories, and by contrasting their stories with that of ...

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David's Bridal's struggles continue... independents can take advantage

In case you missed it… David’s Bridal missed an interest payment due on $270 million in unsecured notes, according to an article posted yesterday by RetailDive. You can read it here: davids ...

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Bridal Retailer as Alchemist

Striving to convert the everyday into something extraordinary. . .

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Careful what you post

Words have a life of their own… and a consequence…especially online.

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Turmoil online??

Maybe the ecommerce only approach of wedding websites is not the panacea these sites claim...

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Past time to support the importance of the gown

It is beyond time for bridal consumer media and bloggers who make their living advising the bride to emphasize the value, importance and central role of the gown. . . not just how to save money on its purchase.

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State of Industry

I believe our best is exactly what your Millennial brides want and expect.

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Silver linings to Alfred Angelo storm

Silver linings to the Alfred Angelo storm?

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Alfred Angelo closes; stores step in

Alfred Angelo bridal house files for bankruptcy, independent bridal retailers step in to help

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On Connecting

Engaging on the job, as in life, brings its own rewards

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