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Donald J. Trump and Ivanka TrumpPresident Trump Departs DC as Attorney General Sessions Begins Russia Testimony, Washington, USA - 13 Jun 2017US President Donald J. Trump, along with his daughter Ivanka, walks across the South Lawn as he departs the White House for Milwaukee, Wisconsin in Washington, DC, USA, 13 June 2017. The President is departing Washington at the same time that Attorney General Jeff Sessions is beginning his testimony on Russia to the Senate Intelligence Committee.

Government and Trade

Ivanka Trump Clears Hurdle For New Brand Trademarks

The official White House employee is still working on securing trademarks for her eponymous brand.

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The Abercrombie & Fitch store prototype in Columbus, Ohio.

Retail

Abercrombie’s Making Progress on Turnaround Efforts

The new ANF Club card, rolled out in Q1, has 1.7 million members signed up.

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Financial

Bankrupt Gymboree Likely to Exit as Going Concern

Gymboree’s filing pushes institutional leverage loan default rate to 2.7 percent.

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Financial

Charlotte Russe, Lands’ End Could Grow Distressed Retailer List

Moody’s looked at issuers having a credit rating of “B2” or “B3.”

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The retailer could be filing its Chapter 11 petition later this month.

Financial

Gymboree’s Credit Rating Downgraded on Missed Interest Payment

The company is expected to file a Chapter 11 petition sometime this month.

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The Lands' End squall jacket.

Financial

Lands’ End Shares Slide After Q1 Report

The company plans to shorten lead times as part of a longer-term strategy for the brand.

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Off-pricers such as T.J. Maxx are the projected beneficiaries when other stores close their doors.

Retail

Off-price Retailers to Benefit From Store Closures at Sears, Kmart and Department Store Channel: Cowen & Co.

The off-price channel will also benefit from closures of department store doors at the mall.

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Amazon Fashion Spring campaign.

Financial

Amazon’s Fashion Push Is Starting to Take Hold With Shoppers

New research from Wells Fargo shows that more shoppers are buying more apparel from the online giant.

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Financial

Kleiner Perkins Invests $30M in Untuckit

The Series A round will help to broaden its women’s line and expand into children’s wear.

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A rendition of Canada Goose's London store, its largest to date.

Financial

Canada Goose Shares Up After Q4 Report

Direct-to-consumer drove growth in the quarter.

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A Michael Kors store.

Markets

Kors’ Turnaround Plan to Shake the Doldrums

Plans are to close between 100 and 125 stores globally.

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Inside a J. Jill store.

Financial

J. Jill Shares Rise After Posting Q1 Results

The company has a 7-times return on what it costs to invest in a customer.

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Spring bags from Michael Kors featured in The Walk campaign.

Markets

Kors Posts Q4 Loss; Beats Wall Street’s Adjusted EPS Estimate

The company said it plans to close between 100 and 125 stores globally over the next two years.

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Gigi Hadid

Business Features

Think Tank: New Reality Requires New Strategy for Old Guard Fashion Firms

Allan Ellinger, cofounder and senior managing director of MMG Advisors, explains.

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Sears

Financial

Sears Holdings Eyes More Asset Sales to Strengthen Balance Sheet

Sears will offer the Regatta Great Outdoors apparel brand in the fall.

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José Neves, founder and chief executive officer of Farfetch.

Business

Farfetch Scores $397M Investment from JD.com

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Social Studies