Here is a roundup of the top five most-read stories on just-style this week. Click on each headline for the full story.

CK appoints CEO

US: Calvin Klein promotes Tom Murry to CEO
Tom Murry has been promoted to the post of president and chief executive officer of Calvin Klein Inc after serving as the company's president and chief operating officer for the last six years.

Gap acquiring Athleta

US: Gap to buy activewear brand Athleta for $150m
Gap Inc, the US' largest specialty clothing retailer, is to expand its customer base into a new retail sector after buying women's sports and active apparel company Athleta Inc for $150m in cash, it emerged this week.

Hanesbrands cuts workforce

US: Hanesbrands to axe 8100 jobs in shift to Asia
Apparel maker Hanesbrands Inc is to close nine plants in five western hemisphere countries and axe 8,100 jobs as it consolidates production into fewer and bigger facilities in Asia, the company announced on Wednesday (24 September).

JJB posts losses

UK: Shock H1 loss decimates JJB share value
The value of retailer JJB Sports fell by more than half in early trading today after the company slumped to a shock first-half loss of GBP9.7m (US$17.8m).

Denim firm cuts jobs

BELGIUM: Uco Sportswear cuts 379 jobs as denim unit shuts
Belgian denim major Uco Sportswear is to close its manufacturing unit in Ghent with the loss of 379 jobs, with production will be transferred to the Uco textile mill in Giurgiu in Romania, just-style reports today.