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Ex-Luxottica Chief Tipped for Milan Mayor Candidacy

Andrea Guerra was listed by Italy’s La Repubblica newspaper on Monday as one of the possible candidates to succeed Giuliano Pisapia.

Manufacturing at Maple Trading Co.

Myanmar Production Comes in From the Cold

The European Union is poised to become the largest export market for “Made in Myanmar” apparel this year, three years after the group of nations lifted economic and trade sanctions against the Southeast Asian country.

FTC Mails Refunds on L’Occitane False Claims

Skin creams had claimed body slimming capabilities.

BLS Reports Higher Wages and Employment

The Bureau of Labor Statistics confirmed today what economists have been estimating for the past few months: employment and wages are trending up.

President Barack Obama speaks at the White House Summit on Cybersecurity and Consumer Protection.

President Obama Launches Competition for Textile Investment

The initiative is offering $150 million in public-private investment in a new textile manufacturing innovation institute.

Inside the SL Garment Processing Factory.

Cambodia Factory Group Denounces Report By Human Rights Watch

The Garment Manufacturers Association in Cambodia hit back against allegations of human rights abuses in the country’s factories by Human Rights Watch.

France Likely to Pass Bill Banning Super-Skinny Models

The country's government is likely to back a bill banning excessively thin fashion models.

Cambodia Exports Up 9% Despite Troubled Year

Cambodia’s apparel and footwear exports rose 9 percent in 2014 to $5.83 billion, withstanding the tumultuous year that the industry experienced.

Retail Sales Down, but Set to Spring Back

February numbers blah like the weather.