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Opposition is mounting within the fashion community to a potential move to Brooklyn.

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Most Garment Center Factories Would Rather Close Than Relocate, According to New Survey

While the Garment Center Market Rate was reported to be $51 per square foot, the GCSA Survey pegged the average rent for manufacturers at $30.95 per square foot.

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Luxanthropy Blends Luxury Consignment With Charity

Items accepted on Luxanthropy.com must be new or “gently used.”

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The Moleskine Cafe Experience – Coffee, Art and Notebooks

The Moleskine Café in Milan is located on Corso Garibaldi 65.

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Think Tank: The Growing Trend for Branded Cafés

Lisa Reiner, managing director of EMEA at Beanstalk, explains the benefits of this marketing tactic.

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Bally CEO Frédéric de Narp.

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CEO Talks: Frédéric de Narp

Bally’s ceo talks about appealing to a new generation, his shift from hard to soft luxury — and thinking big.

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Over in Shanghai, the city's famous skyline turned red for Singles' Day.

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Think Tank: Product Shift Draws More Chinese Female Consumers

Franklin Chu, managing director of Azoya International, shares insights into the behavior of Chinese shoppers.

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Swatch First-Half Sales Raise Specter of Sector Improvement

The world’s biggest watchmaker provided a measured dose of optimism for an industry looking for hope.

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Former Fashion Executive Charcy Evers Sizes Up the Industry With a Critical Eye

Evereve and Stella & Dot were singled out as companies that are adept at customer service — the one area that many retailers need to get a better handle on from Evers’ view.

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Children’s Wear Designer Joan Calabrese Dies at 77

During the decades she worked in fashion, Joan Calabrese designed dresses worn by an assortment of well-known girls from presidential families including the Kennedys and the Bushes.

clock July 20, 2017Rosemary Feitelberg

Online fraud continues to grow.

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Think Tank: Is AI the Future of E-commerce Fraud Prevention?

Michael Reitblat, chief executive officer of Forter, explains how AI can play a key role in fraud prevention.

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Five months after Kim Ortengren started her sample making and manufacturing business in Portland, Maine, she already is ramping up production.

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American-Made Companies Gaining Ground in Cities Big and Small

A crop of apparel manufacturers and fashion start-ups are opting for secondary cities to make their way.

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Think Tank: Consumers Are Pushing the Retail Industry Forward

Brand-building specialist Ryan Patel explains.

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Affluent Chinese Millennials come to the U.S. to shop.

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Chinese Millennials Planning U.S. Shopping Trips

Luxury shopping is the draw for affluent Chinese Millennials to the U.S.

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Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed without permission.Mandatory Credit: Photo by AP/REX/Shutterstock (8771916f)Shoppers browse through the vast selection of merchandise at the grand opening of the first Macy's Backstage in Georgia at Macy's Gwinnett Place Mall on in Duluth, GaMacy's Backstage Gwinnett Place Mall Grand Opening, Duluth, USA - 29 Apr 2017

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Smart Shoppers Had It Their Way — Long Ago

Today’s retail industry disruptions have roots in Seventies consumer trends.

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Gobbetti Debuts at Burberry AGM as Shareholders Affirm Pay Policies

“The dialogue is constant,” said Gobbetti of his rapport with Christopher Bailey.

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