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Report Finds Impact of Megatrends on Fashion Industry

A report by Sparks & Honey and Fashion Snoops identified 18 mega trends and looks at how they're influencing fashion.

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TJX Cos. Buys Trade Secret to Enter Australia

Australia's Trade Secret chain is a "good fit" for TJX Cos.' international ambitions, says ceo Carol Meyrowitz.

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Wal-Mart’s Mexican Profits Rise, Will Spend $800 Million in Bribery Case

A Wal-Mart insider confirmed the world's largest retailer may spend up to $180 million on the Mexican case this year, boosting total investment in the incident to nearly $800 million in three years.

Cofounders Resign at Wal-Mart’s Yihaodian in China

The two cofounders of Yihaodian are reportedly starting a new venture.

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Off-Price Surge Seen Continuing

Moody’s Investors Service expects off-pricers' share of apparel and footwear sales to approach 10 percent by 2018.

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Group Calls for Macy’s to Drop Trump Brand

Donald Trump falls under attack after anti-immigration speech.


Wal-Mart Charges Vendors Fees as Costs Mount

Retail giant Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is hitting suppliers with new fees in an effort to cut costs and hang onto its famous pricing advantage.

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Report Alleges Wal-Mart Using Tax Havens

A new report accuses Wal-Mart of using a vast network of subsidiaries as tax havens.

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Andrew Clarke Talks Solving the Kmart Apparel Puzzle

The retailer is betting a faster approach will help it, and parent company Sears Holdings, turn around operations.