A forecast for weaker holiday sales growth and dismal September comp sales set the scene in the sector.
Government and Trade
The increase came after the prime minister stepped in to increase the amount for $5.
Mergers and Acquisitions
The Italian group will appoint a new creative director to design the first collection debuting next fall.
A Los Angeles-area manufacturer is seeking more than $55,000 in an outstanding bill it says it is owed by the retailer.
Forecasts and Analysis
While the majority of consumers plan to keep their holiday spending at the same level as a year ago, a higher percentage plan to spend more this year.
Marketing and Promotion
The French group has been confirmed as the industry leader in textiles, apparel and luxury goods.
A total of 47 jobs will be cut.
For LensCrafters’ Eric Anderson, technology is a major asset when it comes to providing the best in-store experience for customers.
Francesco Trapani and Renato Semerari said the focus is on product and international distribution
Bryan Wargo, head of worldwide sales at RetailNext, discussed how traditional brick and mortar retail can benefit from e-commerce.