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Indigenous Australian model Charlee Fraser in a T-shirt designed by Sydney brand Aje, part of the "Literacy Is Freedom" campaign launched by David Jones, in partnership with the Australian Literacy & Numeracy Foundation.

Fashion Scoops

David Jones Launches Indigenous Incubator, Literacy Initiatives

The Pathways Program aims to provide support at all stages in the development of Indigenous fashion brands.

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American Eagle Outfitters store

Financial

American Eagle Outfitters Logs More Quarterly Losses, but Aerie Continues to Stand Out

Ceo Jay Schottenstein reflects on fashion, the future of retail and plans for Aerie’s Jennifer Foyle to work with the AE brand.

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With Jéan

Fashion Scoops

With Jéan

Amidst a global pandemic, Australian fashion label With Jéan is making impressive strides.

clock August 27, 2020Emily Mercer

Coach store

Financial

Tapestry Loses $652 Million for the Year, But Beats Quarterly Expectations

Meanwhile, turnaround plans continue for the Coach, Kate Spade and Stuart Weitzman parent company.

clock August 13, 2020Kellie Ell

HanesBrands Maidenform

Intimates

HanesBrands Beats Quarterly Expectations Thanks to PPE Production

The innerwear and activewear company sold $752 million worth of PPE, such as face masks and hospital gowns, during the quarter.

clock July 30, 2020Kellie Ell

Nike store New York City

Financial

Coronavirus Costs Nike $790 Million

The athletic apparel and footwear maker said more than 90 percent of Nike-owned stores around the world have reopened since lockdown orders began earlier this year.

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Stephen Bratspies HanesBrands

Human Resources

Hanesbrands Taps Walmart’s Stephen Bratspies as New CEO

Bratspies will begin his tenure at the helm of the innerwear brand this August.

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Alibaba

Technology

Alibaba Rolls Out Tools for U.S. Small and Medium-sized Businesses

The additional features are meant to help small and medium-sized businesses compete with larger retailers amid the coronavirus pandemic.

clock June 2, 2020Kellie Ell

Shoppers walk out of a Nike store in Miami Beach, Fla. Nike Inc. reports earnings, Tuesday, Sept. 26, 2017Earns Nike, Miami Beach, USA - 08 Aug 2017

Financial

Nike’s U.S. Stores Start to Reopen

But the retailer warns of a fourth quarter impact to the North American business because of store closures.

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Coach store

Retail

Coach, Kate Spade and Stuart Weitzman Stores Slowly Reopening

More than 300 locations across North America will be open for curbside and storefront pickups by this weekend.

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Kate Spade

Financial

Tapestry’s Post-Coronavirus Playbook Focuses on Its Omnichannel

But for now, the retailer is navigating its way out of the crisis with curbside pickups, reduced inventory and possible rent abatements.

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HanesBrands

Financial

HanesBrands Furloughs Thousands, Continues to Make Face Masks

The intimates company is furloughing roughly 5,800 employees, even as it continues to ramp up production of facial masks.

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Marshalls store

Financial

TJX Companies Announce Furloughs, Executive Pay Cuts

Tens of thousands of TJX employees in North America will be out of work effective April 12, while executives take a 20 to 30 percent pay cut.

clock April 7, 2020Kellie Ell

lululemon

Financial

Lululemon Will Continue to Pay Employees Even With Stores Closed

Associates will receive pay through June 1. Meanwhile, the athletic apparel retailer’s senior leadership team will take a 20-percent pay cut.

clock April 2, 2020Kellie Ell

Urban Outfitters

Retail

Store Closures in North America Begin as Coronavirus Spreads

The list now includes Urban Outfitters, Patagonia, Everlane, Abercrombie, Glossier, Nike, Allbirds and Apple. Others have announced limited store hours.

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