Amazon third quarter shipping costs


Amazon Sales, Spending on Shipping Jump

The company gained additional market share in the third quarter, but profits disappointed.

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A Sears storefront.


Edward Lampert Blogs on Enhancement to Sears Loyalty Program

Points earned are for redemption at Sears, Kmart and Shop Your Way purchases.

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Her Velvet Vase's Vanity Fair pleated skirt.


Her Velvet Vase Opens Holiday Pop-up Shop

A Singaporean fashion blogshop adapts to U.S. e-commerce.

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Retailers Primed for Holiday Battle

Retailers hope promises of price reductions and better service lure holiday customers.

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How Designow Is Helping New Fashion Designers Succeed

The new site is akin to a Kickstarter for fashion designers.

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Meet Generation D, the Next Consumer Demographic

Current adolescents aged 12 to 19 make up the next major consumer demographic, and they’re driven by strong activist tendencies.

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Unifi's Repreve plant.


Unifi Net Income Increases 17.5 Percent in First Quarter

Net sales dipped 1.4 percent to $160 million in the quarter compared to net sales of $162.2 million for the first quarter of fiscal 2016.

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And the Survey Says, Presidential Election a Downer for Consumer Spending

Politics have created uncertainty and depressed the mood to spend.

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twitter layoffs 9 percent


Twitter Cuts Staff, Simplifies Advertising Efforts

The job cuts and restructuring at Twitter are primarily in the company’s sales, partnerships and marketing departments.

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A look from Deveaux and F.S.Z., which will be offered on Continuum


Liberty Fairs Creates E-commerce Site With Farfetch

Called Continuum, the store will launch on Thursday with around 25 brands.

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Carine Restoin-Roitfeld and Naoki Takizawa


Carine Roitfeld Celebrates Her Uniqlo Collection

The French editor celebrated her latest collaboration with the mass retailer with a dinner at Indochine.

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Parsons students will consider sustainability long before their designs hit the runway.


Kering Enhances Sustainability Partnership With Parsons

The goal of a new curriculum and app is to ensure that students learn how material choices, sourcing and manufacturing would impact the environment.

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