The ill-defined phrase has been the California garment industry’s nemesis. But now, in a potentially precedent-setting decision that’s widely considered a victory for makers and merchants, a federal court here has ruled that retailer Bebe Stores Inc. is not jointly liable for wage and working conditions violations that allegedly occurred at a sewing contractor Bebe monitored for compliance.
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)