As U.S. retailing consolidates, Starbucks sees adding 12,000 stores worldwide through 2021.
The Austin, Tex.-based jeweler could be valued at $1 billion or higher in the Jefferies-run process.
J. Crew Group is working to improve its business and moving to create a succession plan.
The growth engine at Polo Ralph Lauren keeps on churning, as evidenced by a 165.1 percent leap in the company’s first-quarter income.
BONGO ON A ROLL: Candie’s, which owns the Bongo trademark, has signed a deal with One Step Up Apparel to manufacture and market tops, sweaters and activewear under the Bongo label. The first line will be for spring 2005, and it will…
Amore Pacific’s new antiaging cream; Germany’s Marbert sells its trademark; Sales rose 8 percent in the second quarter for Ales Groupe.
Ocean Pacific and Miken are looking to make a splash with spring denim lines; It’s punk to jeans for CBGB; I.C. Isaacs’ robust second quarter.
Apparel and footwear chains with the largest number of stores in New York City.
ANIMAL CRACKERS: Model Marisol Thomas and her husband, Matchbox 20 front man Rob Thomas, had the audience for their injured animals benefit, Sidewalk Angels, close to tears on Tuesday night as they screened a film showing a…