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Retail

Éxito Makes $1.8B Acquisition to Boost South American Presence

The deal will see Éxito operate Casino's subsidiaries in Brazil, Colombia, Argentina and Uruguay, representing a market of 280 million people.

– 7:24 PM, EST

Business

Labor Groups File Complaint Against Peru

Complaint charges Peru with failing to uphold workers' rights in sectors including garment and textiles.

– July 23, 2015

A look by Desigual.

Retail

Desigual to Open 450 Latin American Doors by 2017

Desigual will open shops in Mexico City's Perisur mall and in luxury shopping center Antara this fall.

– July 21, 2015

The Markets

UBM Said Eyeing Mexico’s Largest Textiles Fair Intermoda

Offers are said to have been made by UBM, Reed and Messe Frankfurt.

– July 16, 2015

Retail

Mexico City Gains Fashion Edge

The growing economy and a rising number of moneyed professionals are driving luxury and designer brands to set up shop in the megalopolis.

– July 15, 2015

The Markets

Mexican Textile Producers Hope to See Export Surge

Mexico’s textile and apparel sector is betting exports will top $4 billion in 2015, thanks to rising U.S. demand.

– July 15, 2015

Media

Mexican Magazines See Growth Thanks to Digital, Luxury

Mexico’s media industry will grow 5 percent to over $6.3 billion this year, experts said.

– July 7, 2015

The Markets

Perry Ellis International Licenses Manufacturas Kaltex for Home Products

The collections will launch in spring 2016.

– July 7, 2015

Retail

Enrou.co Champions Conscious Consumption

After winning Forbes' inaugural Pressure Cooker award and the $400,000 grand prize, Enrou.co is en route toward making a dent in global poverty.

– July 7, 2015

Looks from Cariaggi.

Business

Textile and Apparel Exports Grew 3% in 2014

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

– June 30, 2015