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Trends and Analysis

NRF: More Retailers Being Hit by Organized Retail Crime

NRF study reveals that financial losses to retailers from organized crime are significant.

Ties made in Brooks Brothers’ Long Island City factory in Queens, N.Y.

Made in America Finds a Retail Path

A domestic approach is embraced by some stores.

Shoppers Em Quarter

Thai Malls Pursue Expansion Despite Slowing Economy and Bombing

New malls are sprouting up, banking on continued increases in tourism from regions like China.

Illustration: All wrapped up

What Market Volatility Means for Fashion Apparel and Retail Stocks

Just as fashion apparel retailing was staging what looked like a comeback, jittery investors came along and threw a wrench into the works.

Retail Sales Flat for Week

Apparel demand remains “soft” as home and building retailers continue to lead.

NRF: B-t-s Shopping Continues at Lethargic Pace

Trade association survey says fewer than one in eight households have completed their buying for new school year.

Bangladesh Road Map to $50 Billion Cemented With Dialogue at Chittagong

Three-day summit puts focus on areas of change needed for growth.

Parents Turning to Mobile and Stores for Back-to-School Shopping

Study shows 78 percent of parents will use their smartphone for back-to-school shopping this year.

Carol Meyrowitz

Big Bucks: Retail’s Top Earners

The WWD list of Retail’s Top 25 Highest-Paid Executives reveals that from a pay perspective, life in the C-suite can be sweet.