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Retail

Colombia’s Gef Expands Men’s

The company has launched a new format, Gef Men, to take advantage of the growing men’s wear market.

– February 8, 2016

The Markets

Colombian Fashion Institute Inexmoda Eyes Latam Expansion

The organizer of textiles and fashion fairs Colombiatex and Colombiamoda, hopes to boost revenues 15 percent to nearly $7 million by 2019.

– February 4, 2016

The Markets

Colombian Textile Firms Battle Financing Squeeze

The industry is asking the Colombian government to strengthen development bank Bancoldex to issue more direct loans instead of guarantees.

– January 27, 2016

Gabriela Hearst

Fashion

10 of Tomorrow: Gabriela Hearst

Her collection is unquestionably chic, crafted from the finest fabrics: Italian and English double-faced cashmere; merinos; denim; wax canvas, and leathers.

– January 20, 2016

Retail

Wal-Mart de México Considers Sale of Suburbia Apparel Unit

The decision is in line with the company’s strategy to focus on its core business.

– January 19, 2016

Karl Lagerfeld x Riachuelo

Fashion

Karl Lagerfeld Sets Collection With Brazilian Chain

The capsule range is to be sold in 144 Riachuelo stores starting in April.

– January 13, 2016

Retail

Wal-Mart’s Mexican Subsidiary Sees Sales Jump

The increase was the biggest in nearly a decade.

– January 9, 2016

Retail

Falabella to Spend $4 Billion to Operate 600 Stores by 2019

The goal is to open 131 stores and 10 shopping malls over the next three years.

– January 4, 2016

Olivia Palermo instagram

Eye

Globetrotting: Fashion Crowd Travels for the Holidays

Instagram was flooded with postcards from designers and other fashion types from all across the globe.

– December 30, 2015

Nacional, a nameplate of Wal-Mart Brazil.

Retail

Economic Woes Could Lead to Wal-Mart Brazil Closures

Suffering from weak consumer demand, Wal-Mart in Brazil suffered from negative comps in the recent third quarter.

– December 23, 2015