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Activist investor William Ackman is shaking up Target Corp.
Avon Products Inc. said it will trim head count and take $5 million in charges, according to a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
Carrefour, the world’s second-largest retailer behind Wal-Mart, on Monday strengthened its position in the competitive Spanish market by buying 250 hard discount stores.
Environmental concerns, globalization and higher expectations among consumers for ethical business practices are encouraging major apparel and luxury goods companies to sign the U.N. Global Compact, a voluntary accord to promote good corporate practices.
Product safety oversight is getting more scrutiny from Congress after the discovery of contaminated imports from China and could spill over into regulations and requirements for apparel importers.
With sales in the premium denim segment contracting, the select group of exhibitors displaying denim fabric and hardware at last week’s Kingpins trade show here were focusing their attention on expanding services.
Retired couturier Yves Saint Laurent has been raised to Grand Officier of the French Legion of Honor, the second highest rank in the national merit system.