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.
Though the evening was a mostly restrained affair there were hints of slightly more raucous vibes in the air.
Fabric firms exhibiting at next week’s fair are reacting to the demands of budget-conscious consumers with competitive pricing and novel designs.