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Li Ning eyes US

CHINA: Li Ning steps up global expansion plans
Chinese sportswear firm Li Ning, which shot to fame when its founder headlined the Beijing Olympics opening ceremony last year, is reportedly eyeing a first international retail store in the US.

Li & Fung in Hudson's tie-up

HONG KONG: Li & Fung and Hudson's Bay agree sourcing partnership
Hong Kong-based global consumer goods exporter Li & Fung Limited and the Hudson's Bay Trading Company have announced a global sourcing strategic partnership.

The Talbots merger

US: The Talbots refinances debt as Aeon exits stake
Japanese retailer Aeon has retired its majority shareholding in The Talbots, with the US chain announcing plans to merge with a special purpose acquisition company and repay $491m in debts to Aeon.

JJB appoints boss

INSIGHT: Can Keith Jones put the spark back into JJB?
The appointment of a new chief executive at major UK sportswear retailer JJB Sports, after just under a year-long search, will comfort the company's shareholders, particularly given the unsettling exit of its previous boss.

Hanesbrands eyes growth

US: Hanesbrands refinances debt to boost acquisitions
T-shirt and underwear maker Hanesbrands Inc is considering acquisitions after refinancing its debt to give it more flexibility to focus on growing its business.