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

Hugo Boss plant shuts

US: Hugo Boss to close Ohio suit plant
German clothing firm Hugo Boss AG is to shutter its men's suit plant in Cleveland, Ohio with the loss of around 300 jobs, just-style learnt this week. 

Next profit guidance raised

UK: Next ups guidance on "better than expected" Christmas
Fashion retailer Next increased its full-year profit guidance this week after "better than expected" sales in the crucial pre-Christmas trading period. 

M&S sales lift

INSIGHT: Relieved M&S eyes future with caution
There was a slightly sniffy City reaction to Marks & Spencer's third quarter results, but Sir Stuart Rose and his colleagues will surely have been quietly relieved to return to positive like-for-like sales growth in the run-up to Christmas.

Full Pearl investment

HONG KONG: Daphne to buy Full Pearl stake for HK$195m
Chinese shoe manufacturer and retailer Daphne International Holdings Limited is investing HK$195m (US$25m) for a 60% stake in Full Pearl International Ltd, in a move that takes it into the high-end footwear market.

Cashmere jobs on the line

UK: 170 jobs under threat at Scottish cashmere firm
More than 170 jobs are at risk after Scottish Borders-based JJ&HB Cashmere Mills - better known under its former name Ballantyne Cashmere - went into administration.