The S&P Retailing Industry Index fared worse, and staggered to the finish with a 2.3 percent drop to 1,067.
Government and Trade
Bangladesh’s apparel and textile imports to the U.S. bounced back in 2015, but the global fashion industry continues to face challenges in safety remediation in the country’s garment industry.
Mergers and Acquisitions
The merged entity was renamed Differential Brands Group Inc. and will remain publicly listed on Nasdaq with the ticker “DFBG.”
The World Organization for Intellectual property of Geneva ordered the immediate transfer of the domain names in January
Forecasts and Analysis
Researchers polled more than 150 “decision-makers” in the advertising sector, and found many deploy affiliate campaigns.
Marketing and Promotion
Made in New York labels are to sell at the Waldorf Astoria in December.
Milner will work with Stephen Webster, Garrard’s new chairman
Fitbit is unveiling the Alta wristband, its most fashion forward activity tracker to date with a stainless steel body and interchangeable straps.
With his new business, Jesse Cole is looking to unite brands with celebrities and more.
Retail rent growth slumped to between 0 percent and 2 percent last year, compared with the previous average of 5 percent to 7 percent, according to research by real estate agencies like CBRE.