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Fake Van Cleef & Arpels Jewelry Seized in Miami

The jewelry arrived in a shipment from Hong Kong and bore the non-genuine Van Cleef & Arpels copyrighted design.

More Working Women Equals More Retail Jobs

Increases in retail jobs could be a related to more women working and spending.

Retailers Add Jobs Across Board in June

In the broader economy, employers added 223,000 jobs in June and the unemployment rate fell to 5.3 percent after rising to 5.5 percent in May.

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Textile and Apparel Exports Grew 3% in 2014

Mexico representing the largest market for sector exports at $4.63 billion.

President Obama, Markets, TTP

NRF Critical of Obama Overtime Pay Proposal

The DOL’s proposal would extend overtime protections to nearly 5 million white collar workers within the first year of its implementation.

President Barack Obama

Obama Signs Trade Authority and Preferences Bills

The action sets the stage for taking negotiations on Asia-Pacific and European free-trade agreements to the next level.

Gail Strickler

Source Africa: The AGOA Success Story

The third annual Source Africa event featured a series of panel discussions took place at the Cape Town International Convention Center.

The countries where gay marriage is legal.

Chart: Countries Where Gay Marriage is Legal

The U.S. is the latest county to join nearly two dozen other nations that makes same-sex marriage legal, which was applauded by the fashion inudstry.

Global Investments in Apparel and Textiles Surge to $28.2B

Some of the biggest new greenfield investments were made by Chinese companies eager to relocate and establish factories in developing countries with lower costs.