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Behind Rothy’s New Sustainability Council

The new council consists of five experts in the fields of fashion and sustainability and three members from Rothy’s.

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Business

There’s a New Apparel Sustainability Framework — and Eileen Fisher, Reformation, REI Are on Board

NYU’s Center for Sustainable Business identified eight key sustainability strategies, using insight from Eileen Fisher, Reformation and REI.

clock December 2, 2020Kaley Roshitsh

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Business

Short Takes: A Look at Frame’s ‘Responsible Leather,’ Data Updates

Frame makes a foray into “responsible leather,” Woolmark vies for industry and the Italian fashion sector taps new sustainability data.

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Mergers and Acquisitions

Retail M&A Update: Is It Time to Sell?

Andrew D. Postal, managing partner of MMG Advisors Inc., discusses the state of M&A trends in the retail and fashion apparel market.

clock October 21, 2020Arthur Zaczkiewicz

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Business Features

Vendor Business Strategies to Offset Impact of Retail Bankruptcies

Retail failures are hardest on small businesses that serve big brands. Here’s how to mitigate some of the risks.

clock August 17, 2020Arthur Zaczkiewicz

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Government and Trade

Calif. Gives Retailers New Guidelines to Start Reopening

No more small, indoor break rooms for workers and hand sanitizer is going to be everywhere.

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Business Features

In Crisis Management, Why the Future Is as Important as the Here and Now

Best practices for business leaders includes “accepting loss” and visualizing a post-COVID-19 world.

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Business Features

As COVID-19 Tests C-level Mettle, Change Management Takes Center Stage

As COVID-19 tests the management skills of leaders in fashion and retail, communication and flexibility is essential.

clock April 7, 2020Arthur Zaczkiewicz

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Business Features

Surviving and Thriving in Quarantine: 3 Ways Businesses Can Turn Time Into Opportunity

Eric Nalbone, head of Marketing at Drum, says small businesses can use this time to take on tasks that will strengthen a company in the long run.

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Business Features

With Start-ups, Gender Parity Correlates to Better Performance

Seattle-based WestRiver Group gathered empirical evidence that showed gender, racial and ethnic parity can bolster the value of companies.

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Business Features

A.T. Kearney Announces Comprehensive Re-brand

Under the re-brand, the company will undergo a name change and highlight colleague perspectives.

clock January 10, 2020Alexandra Pastore

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Business Features

Former LVMH Executive Spells Out ‘Aesthetic Intelligence’ in New Book

Society’s fascination with the digital world has dulled human senses from the author’s point of view.

clock November 13, 2019Rosemary Feitelberg

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Business Features

Duo Offers ‘Destination-based’ Photo Shoots for the Masses

The founders of Anée Atelier described themselves as natural-born storytellers, “with two creative minds and adventurers’ hearts.”

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Business Features

Tough Times Makes for Strange Bedfellows

A challenging retail landscape is forcing brands and retailers to consider nontraditional types of partnerships.

clock October 10, 2019Arthur Zaczkiewicz

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Business Features

Next-Gen Proof Your Business

Interviewing investors, industry experts and entrepreneurs, WWD defines the next-gen entrepreneur, and what differentiates their business.

clock June 28, 2019Kaley Roshitsh

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