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United States President Donald J. Trump (left) participates in an American Technology Council roundtable with corporate and eduction leaders including Microsoft CEO Satya Narayan (center) and Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos (right).White House tech summit, Washington DC, USA - 19 Jun 2017

Business

Retail Spending More to Lobby Trump Administration

Issues abound with the new administration and retailers are paying for a voice.

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A teaser for ThredUp's new luxury resale beta site, Luxe.

Business

E-commerce Sites for Pre-owned Luxury Products Heat Up the Internet

As demand for second-hand luxury goods rises, so does the number of outlets selling them.

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Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed without permission.Mandatory Credit: Photo by AP/REX/Shutterstock (8721101a)This, photo shows the Google mobile phone icon, in Philadelphia. Alphabet Inc., parent company of Google, reports financial results, Thursday, April 27, 2017Earns Alphabet, Philadelphia, USA - 26 Apr 2017

Business

Google Advertising Revenue Jumps 16%

The search engine is still making major inroads in advertising and is looking to keep growing.

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Business

J.C. Penney’s Names Jeffrey Davis CFO

There has been a string of cfo’s comings and goings at different retailers in the past three months.

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A still of Next's new digital artist Fahren Feingold's moving illustrations.

Business

Next Management Sees a Future Full of Digital Art

Gifs, moving illustrations and even claymation may be the next wave of digitalization in fashion and retail.

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Westfield

Fashion

Westfield Aims to Differentiate With Boost to Service Offerings

The mall operator’s upgrading its customer service via its “Service With Style” program.

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Howard Mittman

Business

Ex-Condé Nast Exec Howard Mittman Heads to Bleacher Report

Mittman will begin his job at the digital sports site on Aug. 14.

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Business

Penney’s Brings Apple Pay to Its Stores

The retailer sees Apple Pay as way to speed transactions and as a convenience for customers.

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Amazon's Prime Day boosted apparel sales.

Business

Amazon Prime Day Erodes Foot Traffic at Top Retailers

Data from Sense360 found a 32 percent decline in foot traffic across retail with consumers who had Amazon App installed.

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Elyse Walker

Business

Independents’ Day: Elyse Walker’s World

Walker’s key to a loyal clientele is leading, never following, with a strong point of view.

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Jewelry by Susan Alexandra

Accessories

Jewelry Brand Susan Alexandra Taps Instagram Stories for Sales

Susan Alexandra has found success in flash sales conducted via Instagram Stories and Venmo.

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Letitia Wright

Eye

Letitia Wright on Her ‘Instinctual’ Approach to ‘Black Panther’

The Guyana native plays Princess Shuri in the upcoming Marvel film, due out early next year.

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From the Vera Bradley Bedding Collection

Business

Vera Bradley Adapts Its Play of Color and Prints to Bedding

The handbag and accessories brand is evolving into a lifestyle brand.

– July 24, 2017

A new Credit Suisse report estimates that 20 percent to 25 percent of American malls will close in the next five years.

Business

Saving the Mall

Malls are losing shopper traffic and relevance and must reinvent to survive.

– July 24, 2017

Ava Coleman

Eye

At Work: Ava Coleman, SB Projects Artist Manager

The young executive, who manages Tori Kelly and CL, talks Nineties style and the versatility of baggy pants for work and play.

– July 24, 2017