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Phil Knight

Business

Phil Knight to Exit Nike, Transfers Stock to New Entity

Nike founder preparing to leave company after 41 years.

– 12 minutes ago

Donna Karan at her fall 2015 show.

Fashion

Donna Karan to Step Down at DKI

The designer is leaving the company she founded but will remain a close adviser.

– 13 minutes ago

Business

Impact of Greek Debt Crisis: Amplified Currency Pressure On U.S. Firms

The potential contagion impact of Greece on global economies is still too early to predict, but already there’s been currency pressures on sales of fashion goods.

– 19 minutes ago

Ronda Rousey

The Markets

Reebok and the UFC Team for ‘Fight Kit’

The UFC will launch its Reebok Fight Kit July 11 in the Octagon during the Jose Aldo vs. Conor McGregor fight in Las Vegas.

– 23 minutes ago

Looks from Cariaggi.

Business

Textile and Apparel Exports Grew 3% in 2014

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

– 50 minutes ago

The Markets

The Fiber Price Sheet: June 30, 2015

The last Tuesday of every month, WWD publishes the current, month-ago and year-ago fiber prices.

– 2:17 PM, EST

Amazon.com

Retail

Amazon Launches in Mexico

The company said today that it is launching its B2C platform, Selling on Amazon and Fulfillment by Amazon, in Mexico.

– 1:47 PM, EST

Eric Liedtke, Cyrill Gutsch, Robert Griffin

The Markets

Adidas Talks Recycling and Ocean Pollution at UN

Adidas' Eric Liedtke used the spotlight at United Nations' General Assembly Monday night to celebrate the brand's new partnership with Parley for the Oceans and talk about making T-shirts out of recycled plastics.

– 12:57 PM, EST

Fashion

Saks Off Fifth Scores Vintage Birkin

Saks Off Fifth opened its newest location in Stamford, Ct., on Thursday with a big prize in its inventory: a $16,000 vintage Hermès Birkin bag.

– 12:55 PM, EST

Retail

Summer’s Arrival Helps Lift Retail Sales

Weekly sales up 2.7 percent year-on-year and 2.2 percent from prior week, according to The Retail Economist LLC and Goldman Sachs.

– 12:49 PM, EST