Media

News Keeps Getting the Merch Treatment

A new “Free Press” T-shirt, a collaboration between a boutique p.r. firm and the Freedom of the Press Foundation, is the the latest stab at fashion as support.

clock 17hKali Hays

Amazon's new Echo with Alexa, 2017

Marketing and Promotion

Product Recommendations by Alexa, Siri Jeopardize Brand Loyalty

Millennials are most likely to forgo a favorite brand in lieu of the first recommendation through the channel.

clock 7hElizabeth Doupnik

Ellen DeGeneris is launching EV1 on walmart.com.

Technology

Ellen DeGeneres to Release Populist Line at Walmart.com

New assortment is designed for a broad audience, inclusive of large sizes.

clock 7hSharon Edelson

Customers line up to get into the grand opening of Macy's Backstage at Tri-County Mall on in Cincinnati. Macy's debuts Cincinnati's first Backstage, the brand's off-price store, at the Tri-County locationMacy's Backstage Grand Opening at Tri-County Mall, Cincinnati, USA - 12 Apr 2018

Financial

Retail’s Second Quarter: Spending Up, Tariffs Loom

Wall Street continues to see value retailers as a safe bet for the future.

clock 7hEvan Clark

Harrods 'Rarity' - Bottega Veneta, Ralph & Russo, Glenn Spiro, Penhaligons and Rolex

Human Resources

Annalise Fard to Oversee Harrods’ Fine Watches, Jewelry, Fashion Accessories

Fard began her Harrods career in 1997.

clock 11hSamantha Conti

Kmart chairman Edward Lampert listens during a news conference to announce the merger of Kmart and Sears in New York . Kmart is acquiring Sears, one of the most venerable names in U.S. retailing, in a surprise $11 billion deal that will create the nation's third-largest retailerKMART SEARS MERGER, NEW YORK, USA

Financial

Edward Lampert Exploring Sears Real Estate Deal

The Sears investor and executive also submitted a $470 million offer to buy Kenmore and the firm’s home improvement services business.

clock 13hEvan Clark

A Coach Fall 2018 ad campaign.

Markets

Tapestry’s Victor Luis Sees Long Runway for Growth

The men’s component of the Coach brand, now at $850 million, is on track to hit $1 billion within the next three years.

clock 15hVicki M. Young

New York Magazine

Media

New York Magazine Owner Likely Looking to Grow Through Equity Investment

New York Media could be planning to sell outright, but it’s possible the company is seeking some outside capital to fund growth.

clock 16hKali Hays

Retail

Retail Analysts Tout Shopping as Experience, Bullish on Holiday

Analysts and consultants are getting bullish on physical retail — and the upcoming holiday shopping season.

clock 20hArthur Zaczkiewicz

2017 Apparel Textile Sourcing Canada  Day 2

Government and Trade

Apparel Textile Sourcing Canada Gains Newfound Support From China

Chinese ambassador Lu Shaye will help open the upcoming Apparel Textile Sourcing Canada event on Aug. 20 to 22 in Toronto.

clock 20hTracey Greenstein

Perry Ellis Men's Fall 2018

Financial

Perry Ellis Special Committee Ends Randa Talks

The current plan is to proceed with a $437 million deal with George Feldenkreis to take the company private.

clock 22hVicki M. Young

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