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US department store retailer JC Penney saw its share price fall 9% after moving to a loss in its fourth-quarter....
Victoria’s Secret and La Senza owner L Brands posted a double-digit fourth quarter profit rise – but worried analysts with cautious guidance...
An initiative is launching next month in South Africa to grow a new type of grass that can be used to create zero-waste recyclable textiles....
Shaun Wills, the finance chief of Superdry brand owner SuperGroup, has had to step down from his role due to a personal bankruptcy order ear...
Fabrics that change colour to indicate the presence of detergents that could irritate sensitive skin also have the potential to be used in garment labels, their developer says.
Sportswear business Puma Argentina has selected Infor Supply Chain Execution (SCE) to enhance its logistics operations and help support growth.
US department store retailer JC Penney saw its share price fall 9% after moving to a loss in its fourth-quarter.
Lingerie, sleepwear and sock manufacturer Delta Galil Industries said it remains open to strategic acquisitions as it booked an increase in fourth-quarter earnings and sales.
The most-read stories on just-style this week include a look at why low labour cost countries are exposed to the highest risks, a new tentative agreement on a new five-year contract for US West Coast dockworkers, and more than 30% of cotton sourced by Adidas Group in 2014 was Better Cotton.
US off-price fashion retailer Ross Stores has booked fourth-quarter earnings and sales ahead of its expectations and offered a positive outlook for the next fiscal.
Department store retailer Kohl's Corporation showed “significant improvement” in its fourth-quarter as sales and earnings both increased.
Children's wear company Carter's said it saw good demand for its brands in the final months of the year as it booked an increase in fourth-quarter earnings and sales.
Leading specialists from the fashion supply chain will be sharing their expertise on size and fit at a conference taking place in the UK next month, with speakers lined up from Marks & Spencer, Tesco, C&A and Debenhams.
US footwear business Crocs has narrowed its losses in the fourth quarter but said it expects sales in its first-quarter to be down on declines in its China business.
The right to strike has been upheld as a fundamental right at work by the International Labour Organization (ILO), following a crucial tripartite meeting in Geneva earlier this week.
Confidence among UK consumers remained steady in February, and is expected to do so for the next few months, according to the latest figures.
Victoria’s Secret and La Senza owner L Brands posted a double-digit fourth quarter profit rise – but worried analysts with cautious guidance for fiscal 2015.
Countries eligible for benefits under the African Growth and Opportunity Act have fared better than ineligible countries on some economic measures – but it is unclear how much of this is due to AGOA.
Across-the-board sales and comps increases for its divisions helped cut-price retail group The TJX Companies to record a 15% lift in fourth-quarter net profit.
Retail giant Target Corp slipped to a huge fourth-quarter loss, thanks to mammoth charges of over US$5.1bn linked to its exit from the Canadian market.
Industrial thread and craft textiles business Guinness Peat Group is changing its name to Coats Plc, operating under a single board of directors from now on.
Sears Holdings Corp has booked mixed results in its fourth-quarter but is optimistic improvements can be made.
US women's wear retailer Chico's has booked an increase in fourth-quarter earnings but outlined plans for a series of cost reduction initiatives that will result in 120 store closures and 250 job cuts.
Iconix Brand Group has booked a mixed set of results for the fourth quarter as GAAP earnings dropped and revenues climbed.
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