WASHINGTON — As the Obama administration turns up the pressure to complete an Asia-Pacific trade deal by the end of the year, the fashion industry is gauging the opportunities and risks of a pact that could impact billions of dollars in commerce.
U.S. Trade Representative Michael Froman said at a U.S. Chamber of Commerce dialogue last month that considerable progress has been made through 18 rounds of the Trans-Pacific Partnership negotiations between the U.S., Vietnam, Singapore, Australia, Peru, Brunei, New Zealand, Chile, Malaysia, Mexico, Canada and Japan.
Hermès is launching a Laundromat pop-up shop in NYC - dubbed Hermèsmatic - where customers can bring their old scarves to be dip-dyed by an expert. Get all the details on WWD.com. #wwdnews (📷: @donstahl)