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Government and Trade

First Round Goes to Wal-Mart, Skechers in Converse Trademark Hearing

Converse filed a trademark infringement complaint with the U.S. International Trade Commission against 32 retailers and manufacturers in October, alleging they infringed on some of the brand’s trademarks used in primarily in its All Star Chuck Taylor shoe.

Financial

Boot Barn Gets Slammed on Earnings

Boot Barn stock gets slammed when revenues remain flat after oil patch problems affect 15 stores.

Government and Trade

Key Issues Detailed in Retail Sourcing Report

The global manufacturing sector remained in a soft growth patch at the end of the second quarter.

Financial

Flat Stock Market Open As Earnings Fail To Inspire

Coach struggles with declining sales, but manages to beat expectations as the general stock market opens slightly down.

Financial

Europe’s Markets Put on Mixed Show

Fashion stocks had an uneven morning, with Hugo Boss among the gainers on a rise in its Q2 net income.

Hugo Boss Pre-Fall 2015

Technology

The Mobile Wallet: As Competition Grows, Still a Long Way to Go

Despite growing acceptance, the actual percentage of sales that occur this way to date remains tiny.

Financial

General Growth Sees FFO Gain in Second Quarter

In its second-quarter report released after the market closed, General Growth Properties Inc. said its funds from operations increased 7.1 percent on higher year-over-year net operating income.

Human Resources

J.C. Penney Taps Two Outsiders for Omnichannel Work

J.C. Penney Co. Inc. named Michael Amend as executive vice president of omnichannel and Mike Robbins as senior vice president of supply chain.

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Government and Trade

First Round Goes to Wal-Mart, Skechers in Converse Trademark Hearing

Converse filed a trademark infringement complaint with the U.S. International Trade Commission against 32 retailers and manufacturers in October, alleging they infringed on some of the brand’s trademarks used in primarily in its All Star Chuck Taylor shoe.