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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

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Business

Textile and Apparel Exports Grew 3% in 2014

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

– June 30, 2015

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.

– June 30, 2015

The Markets

Guatemala’s Apparel Industry Boosts Response Times but Faces Sourcing Woes

U.S. brands are increasing the amount they source from the Central American country.

– June 16, 2015

Paraiba Tourmaline gemstone

Accessories

Paraíba Tourmaline Supplies Tighten With Brazilian Investigation

Illegal mining and export of the rare gemstone yields arrests in the state of Paraíba.

– June 12, 2015

Business

House Passes Trade Preferences, TPA Faces Vote Friday

The trade preference measure, which passed on a vote 397 to 32, is important to the fashion industry.

– June 11, 2015

The Markets

Vietnam Textiles Vow ‘Flexibility’ in TPP Talks

Yarn-forward admission to the TPP would undermine the Vietnamese industry in the short-term but would provide long-term benefits by encouraging investment in new raw-material mills.

– June 8, 2015

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Beauty

Social Studies: Patricia Reynoso’s Favorite Latina Beauty Instagrammers

Patricia Reynoso, editor of Glam Belleza Latina, shares her favorite inspiring and influential Latina beauty Instagrammers.

– June 7, 2015