Kristi Ellis

Emanuel Chirico

Government and Trade

CEO Talks: Emanuel Chirico of PVH Corp.

“I don’t even think [the border adjustment tax] is truly a tax. It’s another duty. It’s another tariff on top of [existing tariffs.]”

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Emanuel Chirico

Government and Trade

PVH’s Emanuel Chirico Talks Border Tax, Trade in Washington

Chirico said a border tax on imports will create uncertainty and potentially impact investments.

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US Secretary of Labor-designate Andrew Puzder withdrew his name from consideration amid controversy.

Government and Trade

Labor Secretary Nominee Withdraws Amid Controversy

Fast food executive Andrew Puzder, President Trump’s embattled Labor Secretary nominee, withdrew his name from consideration Wednesday.

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President Trump meets with the Retail Industry Leaders Association.

Government and Trade

Retail CEOs Talk Border Tax, Regulations With Trump

The president pledged to cut regulations and simplify and lower taxes for corporations and families.

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Retail prices

Retail

Retail Apparel Prices Rose in January as Inflation Accelerated

The strong consumer price increase signaled an increase in inflation, which could lead to a rate hike by the Federal Reserve in March, some economists said.

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First Lady Melania Trump went with a Karl Lagerfeld couture ensemble to join the President at a press event with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his wife Sara.

Fashion Scoops

Meeting the Media with the Netanyahus, First Lady Melania Trump Chooses Karl Lagerfeld Ensemble

First Lady Melania Trump wears all-white Karl Lagerfeld couture ensemble for press event with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.

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Retail

Retail Sales Rise Across the Board in January

Sales in the overall economy grew at a faster clip than economists had predicted.

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Kellyanne Conway, counselor to President Trump, who endorsed Ivanka Trump's brand is is now at the center of an ethics controversy.

Government and Trade

Ethics Office: Disciplinary Action for Ivanka Trump Plug ‘Warranted’

Director said evidence suggests Conway violated ethics rules.

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Retail CEOs are set to meet with House Ways and Means Chairman Kevin Brady, pictured here with Speaker of the House Paul Ryan.

Retail

Target, Gap, J.C. Penney CEOs Take Border Tax Fight to Trump, the Hill

Retailers are part of a coalition of 120 retailers and industry groups trying to prevent the border tax from being implemented.

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Trump US Canada, Washington, USA - 13 Feb 2017

Government and Trade

Trump Intent on ‘Tweaking’ Trade Relationship With Canada

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, who met with Trump in the Oval Office, said NAFTA renegotiation is a concern for Canadians and stressed the importance of the integrated economic relationship.

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Inaugural Ball Fashion Gallery Ivanka Trump husband Jared Kushner

Government and Trade

Trump Adviser Defends Ivanka Trump Endorsement, SNL Skewers It

The Nordstrom-Ivanka Trump controversy was featured in an SNL skit and a topic on the Sunday political shows.

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Donald Trump, Melania Trump, Shinzo Abe, and Akie Abe

Fashion Scoops

President and First Lady Host Private Dinner for Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzō Abe and Wife Akie Abe

The first couple’s hospitality included a round of golf for the president and prime minister and a Japanese garden tour for the first lady and Akie Abe.

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First Ladies Melania Trump and Akie Abe tour the Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens on Saturday.

Fashion Scoops

First Lady Melania Trump Chooses Calvin Klein Dress for Morikami Gardens Visit

For a visit to the Morikami Museum and Japanese Gardens with Azie Abe, the wife of Japan’s prime minister, First Lady Melania Trump wore a white cashmere knitted Calvin Klein dress.

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Kellyanne Conway, counselor to President Trump, who endorsed Ivanka Trump's brand is is now at the center of an ethics controversy.

Government and Trade

Senate Dems Prod White House to Stop Ethics Violations

Democrats raised concerns about the ethics controversy surrounding Kellyanne Conway, counselor to President Trump, who plugged Ivanka Trump’s brands, sparking calls for an investigation.

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President Trump and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe hold a joint news conference at the White House.

Government and Trade

Trump and Abe Pledge to Strengthen Trade Ties

The U.S. and Japan said Friday the two countries will launch an economic dialogue but stopped short of committing to bilateral trade negotiations.

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Jonathan Saunders and Diane von Furstenberg at the CFDA Fashion Awards after party

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Jonathan Saunders Resigns as Chief Creative Officer of DVF

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