News

Looks from Cariaggi.

Business

Textile and Apparel Exports Grew 3% in 2014

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

– 7 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

Reward Style

Business

RewardStyle Raises $15 Million From Maverick, Miroslava Duma

RewardStyle raised $15 million from Maverick Capital Ventures, Miroslava Duma, Nasiba Adilova and Veronica Chou.

– 12:40 PM, EST

Business

Consumer Confidence Rises for Second Straight Month in June

Lagging Expectations Index picks up 8.4 points despite lingering doubts about income prospects.

– 12:15 PM, EST

President Obama, Markets, TTP

Business

NRF Critical of Obama Overtime Pay Proposal

The DOL’s proposal would extend overtime protections to nearly 5 million white collar workers within the first year of its implementation.

– 12:11 PM, EST

Business

U.S. Retail Stocks Try to Regain Losses

U.S. markets tried to shrug off yesterday’s steep selloff as major indices inched back into the green at midday trading, the gains were weak.

– 11:58 AM, EST