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VF Corp. in Reshaping Mode; Focus on Consumer and Retail

The plan has total shareholder return targets of plus-13 percent to plus-15 percent based on organic growth, excluding any acquisitions down the road.

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Growth of mobile technology is forcing retailers to change and transform.

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CapGemini Acquires Itelios to Improve Connected Commerce Services

The consultancy’s digital customer experience portfolio will be enhanced with the addition of the connected commerce company.

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Standard General Gets Testy in Call for American Apparel Liquidation

The apparel company’s request to extend a period of exclusivity for filing its bankruptcy plan faces opposition from the hedge fund.

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VF Corp. Lays Out 2021 Strategic Plan

VF, already an apparel giant, is looking for a five-year compounded annual growth rate between 4 percent and 6 percent.

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Media

The Federal Trade Commission to Crack Down on Media Companies

“If they are creating the sponsored content, then yes, we will begin looking at them.”

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Financial

J. Jill Posts Q4 Results

The Q4 results is the first earnings report as a public firm.

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Technology

Washington D.C. Named Most Frugal U.S. City

Washington D.C. was ranked the most frugal city in the country for the first time in seven years.

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Technology

Ministry of Supply Launches 3D Printing in Boston

The company plans to eventually roll out the service—which allows for on-site customization and production of a seamless blazer—to its eight other stores.

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Retail

Karstadt Courting International Online Players In Omnichannel Push

German department store group to hold initial talks with potential partners at upcoming World Retail Congress in Dubai

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Retail

Hong Kong Retail Sales Decline 5.7% in February

That compares to the first two months of this year, which recorded a combined 3.2 percent drop in value.

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