Apparel

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Business Features

Is Online Shopping Better or Worse for the Environment?

Turns out there’s no one-size-fits-all answer.

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People sit at tables at the Stanford Shopping Center, a Simon Property Group property in Palo Alto, Calif., . Simon Property Group, the nation's largest shopping mall owner, made a $10 billion hostile bid Tuesday to acquire ailing rival General Growth PropertiesSimon Properties General Growth, Palo Alto, USA

Real Estate

Some Malls Are Still Surviving — Even Thriving

Foot traffic in malls owned by Simon Property Group continues to rise, even as online shopping becomes more popular.

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Hats from virtually every major and minor league team, including the Peoria Distillers, a minor league baseball team that existed on-and-off from 1894 to 1917 were available at a trade show at the Major League Baseball winter meetings, in Orlando, FlaWinter Meetings Trade Show Baseball, Orlando, USA - 13 Dec 2017

Mergers and Acquisitions

Genesco Inks Deal To Sell Unsuccessful Lids Brand

FanzzLids Holdings has agreed to pay $100 million for the hat company as Genesco focuses on its more lucrative footwear brands.

clock December 14, 2018Kellie Ell

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Business Features

American Eagle Talks About Getting Real With Gen Z

Chad Kessler, global brand president, talks product, stores, brand values and enriched customer connections.

clock December 13, 2018WWD Staff

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Financial

Shares of Tailored Brands Plunge After Earnings Miss

With income about a third of what it was last year, the company revised its fourth-quarter outlook.

clock December 12, 2018Kellie Ell

Sneakers on display at Stadium Goods.

Mergers and Acquisitions

Farfetch to Acquire Stadium Goods

The founding team of Stadium Goods will continue to oversee the business.

clock December 12, 2018Vicki M. Young

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Financial

Cato Corporation Reaches $3.5 Million Settlement With the EEOC

Former employees who were pregnant or disabled say they were discriminated against.

clock December 11, 2018Kellie Ell

Store associates are using tablets as part of the digital convergence.

Retail

Sales Associates: Give Us Tablets to Improve Customer Service

The survey polled more than 4,700 consumers and 1,200 store associates.

clock December 11, 2018Arthur Zaczkiewicz

Ann Taylor shoe showroom

Financial

Ascena Retail Group’s Stock Surges in After-Hours Trading After Earnings Report

But analysts say the retail group has more work to do.

clock December 10, 2018Kellie Ell

Alice + Olivia

Legal

The Face-off Continues Between Alice + Olivia and Betsey Johnson

A+O is suing the Betsey Johnson company for copying its trademarked “StaceFace.”

clock December 10, 2018Kellie Ell

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Business Features

Think Tank: Making Sustainability Sexy

Luna Atamian Hahn-Petersen suggests influencers can play a key role.

clock December 5, 2018Luna Atamian Hahn-Petersen

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Markets

Domestic Trade Shows Evolve to Keep Up With Demand

Sustainable and conscious-driven fashion takes center stage while organizers double down on core missions.

clock December 5, 2018WWD Staff

Heidi O'Neill Nike

Financial

Nike Announces Changes for Members of the C-suite

The company’s highest female exec will take on expanded roles amid a turbulent year for the company.

clock December 4, 2018Kellie Ell

A journalist looks at a computer screen with webpages arranged to show Cyber Monday deals by various online retailers, in New York. The physical rush of Black Friday and the armchair browsing of Cyber Monday are increasingly blending into one big holiday shopping event as more customers buy items online and pick them up at brick-and-mortar storesHoliday Shopping, New York, USA - 26 Nov 2018

Retail

‘Cyber Monday Week’ a Win With Tactical Markdowns

Promotions were calculated and tactical, and consumers won with bargain prices.

clock November 30, 2018Arthur Zaczkiewicz

Jay-Z

Legal

Jay-Z Says Arbitration Panel in Ongoing Trademark Dispute Lacks Diversity

The rapper says the panel doesn’t have enough African Americans.

clock November 28, 2018Kellie Ell

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H&M Sales Rise 6% in Local Currencies

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