Bad News by Voice Mail: LF Brands Shuts Down, Tells Workers by Phone
After 56 years in business, LF Brands, formerly Leslie Fay Co., has apparently laid off all it workers and shut down its operations.
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MONTREAL — The Sephora cosmetics chain is considering opening outlets in Canada based on the positive response to its e-commerce business that began fulfilling orders in Canadian dollars in October.
Few details are available, and a New…
Asserting Their Status
For much of the past couple of years, the excitement in the jeans business has focused on extremes.
Dozens of companies crowded into the rarefied high end of the market, selling jeans that retailed for $100…
GROWTH SPURT: The 10 economies of East Asia, excluding Japan, are expected to register growth of 6.7 percent as a whole in 2004, or a 0.8 percentage point higher than the 5.9 percent this year, spurred by the “continuing strong…