Jones on the Block: Giant Eyes Vera Deal As Equity Firms Circle
Jones Apparel Group may be in play, but that doesn’t appear to be stopping the apparel giant from courting new deals. According to sources, Jones has been negotiating a deal with Vera Wang, possibly to produce a new line.
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The Bush administration said textiles and apparel should receive “special consideration,” but stopped short of supporting a Turkish plan to hold separate negotiations for the sector in the World Trade Organization’s Doha trade liberalization talks.
Beauty Beat: Shiseido to ‘Integrate’ Two New Brands Into Japanese Market … Scherrer to Launch Women’s Fragrance … Parlux CEO Makes Buyout Offer
Shiseido will launch two new brands in Japan for fall and the firm expects the businesses to generate sales of 30 billion yen, or $260 million at current exchange, by the close of the fiscal year next March.