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UK: Warm weather boosts June clothing retail sales

Warm weather and consumers enthusiasm for spending helped drive an increase in sales at UK clothing and footwear retailers in June....

US: Gap to expand into Slovenia and Austria

Gap Inc has revealed plans to launch in Slovenia and Austria as the apparel giant continues with its ongoing global expansion plans....

US: VF Corp books "solid" Q2 performance

VF Corp delivered what has been described as a "solid performance" during a "challenging" second-quarter, helped by double-digit revenue gro...

UK: Tesco shares climb as CEO Clarke announces departure

Tesco's share price climbed this morning (21 July) on news the retail giant's CEO Philip Clarke is to step down, making way for Unilever exe...

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US: Columbia Sportswear narrows Q2 net loss 25 Jul 2014

Michelle Russell

Outdoor apparel and footwear specialist Columbia Sportswear has narrowed its net losses in the second quarter, despite incurring costs from its acquisition of prAna.


US: Carter's Q2 exceeds company expectations 25 Jul 2014

Michelle Russell

Children's wear company Carter's has booked an increase in second-quarter earnings and sales, exceeding the firm's expectations.


US: Cabela's records mixed Q2 results 24 Jul 2014

Michelle Russell

Outdoor and camping retailer Cabela's has booked a mixed set of results in its second-quarter, with earnings down and sales having edged up.


US: Wal-Mart US chief resignation little surprise 24 Jul 2014

Michelle Russell

The resignation of Bill Simon as the head of Wal-Mart's US division has come as little surprise, an analyst has said, after being passed over for the CEO role last year.


US: Wal-Mart replaces US division chief 24 Jul 2014

Michelle Russell

US retail giant Wal-Mart has replaced the CEO of its US division, promoting Greg Foran into the role.


US/AUSTRALIA: Cotton Leads attracts 200 partners 24 Jul 2014

Richard Woodard

The Cotton Leads responsible growing programme has attracted more than 200 partners across the global cotton supply chain since it was launched in October last year.


US: Apparel fuels June consumer price growth 24 Jul 2014

Richard Woodard

Apparel prices in the US grew for a second consecutive month in June, according to new figures.


US: Unifi FY profit rockets despite sales dip 24 Jul 2014

Richard Woodard

Yarn business Unifi recorded a 73% surge in full-year net profit, despite reductions to annual revenues, and cuts to fourth quarter earnings and sales.


US: Macy’s increases sustainability efforts 24 Jul 2014

Richard Woodard

Department store retailer Macy’s has announced a raft of new initiatives designed to boost the company’s sustainability record.


US: Skechers Q2 profit surges in record quarter 24 Jul 2014

Richard Woodard

Footwear business Skechers USA posted more record figures in the second quarter, boosted by a 37% revenue surge and slight margin uplift.


UK: Warm weather boosts June clothing retail sales 24 Jul 2014

Katie Smith

Warm weather and consumers enthusiasm for spending helped drive an increase in sales at UK clothing and footwear retailers in June.


US: Cold winter cuts retail sales growth forecast 24 Jul 2014

Katie Smith

US retail sales are set to grow at a lower rate than first thought this year, hurt by the severe winter weather, but are likely to grow "significantly" faster in the second half.


US: Superior Uniform Q2 earnings and sales climb 24 Jul 2014

Michelle Russell

Career and workwear manufacturer Superior Uniform Group saw both earning and sales climb in its second-quarter.


US: Hanesbrands raises guidance as Q2 earnings climb 24 Jul 2014

Michelle Russell

Underwear maker Hanesbrands Inc has raised its full-year guidance as it revealed second-quarter earnings that beat analyst estimates.


US: Black Diamond completes Gregory Mountain sale 24 Jul 2014

Michelle Russell

Outdoor equipment and apparel business Black Diamond has completed the sale of its Gregory Mountain Products brand for US$84.1m to Samsonite.


US: Rocky Brands Q2 earnings slide 24 Jul 2014

Michelle Russell

US apparel and footwear company Rocky Brands saw its earnings slide in the second-quarter due to investments made to grow its brands.


BANGLADESH: Accord still struggling to engage industry bodies 23 Jul 2014

Leonie Barrie

The Accord on Fire and Building Safety in Bangladesh is continuing to look at ways to try to involve the country's leading garment trade associations in an effort to ensure the initiative's long-term success.


US: “Made in USA” company rapped for deceptive claims 23 Jul 2014

Richard Woodard

A company which sells a “Made in USA” certification seal has agreed to stop deceptive claims after being targeted by Federal Trade Commission (FTC) charges.


US: Columbia Sportswear fined for mislabelled clothing 23 Jul 2014

Richard Woodard

Columbia Sportswear Company has agreed to pay a US$100,800 penalty after it admitted distributing mislabelled clothing containing insect repellent.


US: Dirtball sues Quiksilver in trademark case 23 Jul 2014

Richard Woodard

Eco-friendly apparel maker Dirtball is suing DC Shoes and its parent company, Quiksilver, over claims of infringement of the Dirtball trademark.


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