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China’s PMI Falls to Three-Year Low

The country’s Purchasing Managers’ Index fell to its lowest reading since August 2012.

VF Corp., Kohl’s Join White House Climate Pledge

VF Corp. and Kohl’s join other fashion firms in joining national commitment to address climate change.

Hillary Clinton wears Ralph Lauren at official presidential campaign.

Hillary Clinton Proposes Freight Investment Program

Clinton’s infrastructure plan is aimed at increasing efficiencies in freight networks for businesses.

The music shoe by Popkalab, Phonotonic and Stéphane Gontard

Worth Project Links Designers, Innovative Manufacturers

The EU-sponsored platform includes collaborations between manufactures and fashion brands such as Jacquemus, Boulezar and Stéphane Gontard.

Fast Retailing Donates to Refugees

The Japanese company is stepping up its support of refugees worldwide with a new agreement with UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency.

Commerce Department to Host Smart Fabrics Summit

The emerging market of smart fabrics has many applications, including in the fields of fitness and health, sports and defense.

China Commits to Stepped-up Engagement on Online Counterfeiting

U.S. trade officials said China agreed to a number of IPR-related commitments.

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Paris Mayor Details Measures For Security, Retail, Tourism

Measures include additional video cameras throughout the city, and a marketing campaign to burnish Paris’ image abroad.

China Unveils New Measures to Boost Consumption

The country is targeting consumer services by expanding consumer credit, improving China’s already fast-developing online payment options and managing credit card fees.