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Klarna Partners With Wirecard to Offer Merchants a Joint Payment Solution

The solution is currently available in nine countries, with plans to further expand later this year.

clock March 12, 2020Alexandra Pastore

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Business Features

Need Working Capital? Three Ways to Get Your Banker to ‘Yes’

Ralph Mascia, of commercial bank BHI, says a tumultuous business climate is challenging manufacturers, but acquiring working capital is still within reach.

clock February 12, 2020Arthur Zaczkiewicz

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Business Features

Finding Opportunities to Maximize Profits, Increase Sell-through

New study reveals insights into how retailers and brands can best price products to meet demands and minimize risks.

clock October 3, 2019Alexandra Pastore

Euromonitor 2019 Q3 Global Economic Forecast

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As U.S. Economy Shows Q3 Uptick, Global Outlook Dims

Global risks are increasing with the rise of trade tensions, according to Euromonitor International’s Global Economic Forecasts.

clock September 25, 2019Alexandra Pastore

Fashion Scoops

Hudson Group Said to Be in Talks to Take Over Leases for 30 Brookstone U.S. Airport Stores

After Brookstone filed for bankruptcy last year, the winning bid went to BKST Holdings LLC, a designee of Bluestar, and Apex Digital Inc.

clock September 12, 2019Rosemary Feitelberg

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Business Features

Why Venture Capital Is Not for All Entrepreneurs

Michele Romanow, cofounder and president of Clearbanc, shares her insights into what it takes to launch a business.

clock August 22, 2019Arthur Zaczkiewicz

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Clearbanc Raises $300 Million in Series B, Eyes Expanding ‘Flat Fee’ Model

The Toronto-based company has raised $420 million to date.

clock July 31, 2019Arthur Zaczkiewicz

People walk into a Sears store slated for closing that is next to a mall that is being torn down in Overland Park, Kan. Sears has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, buckling under its massive debt load and staggering losses. The company once dominated the American landscape, but whether a smaller Sears can be viable remains in questionSears, Overland Park, USA - 07 Jul 2017

Retail

Weak Sales at ‘B’ Malls, Store Closures Gives Fitch Ratings the Jitters

The firm said negative ratings on certain retail loans will impact commercial, mortgage-backed securities.

clock April 3, 2019Arthur Zaczkiewicz

Government and Trade

Government Report Shows Direct Investments Into and Out of the U.S. Increases

The bulk of investments were equity ones in manufacturing and through holding companies.

clock July 30, 2018Arthur Zaczkiewicz

Rubel Family in Dallas, Texas on January 28, 2017. (Photo/Sharon Ellman)

Retail

MidOcean Partners Expands Private Equity Team With Retail Veterans

The additions align with the firm’s commitment to the retail industry sector.

clock July 26, 2018Arthur Zaczkiewicz

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Business Features

WWD Viewpoint: Eddie Lampert and the Saga of Sears

Sears Holdings Corp. is having a tough time. But its ceo and chairman, Eddie Lampert, is not.

clock June 18, 2018Arthur Zaczkiewicz

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Business Features

Think Tank: Opportunities for SMBs From a Global, On-demand Economy

Scott Galit, chief executive officer of Payoneer, explains. 

clock April 16, 2018Scott Galit

Millennials are now the largest generation in the current workforce.

Technology

Survey Reveals Canadian Freelancers Saddled With Unpaid Invoices

The report from TransferWise also showed that Millennial contract workers are seeking out international clients.

clock March 21, 2018Arthur Zaczkiewicz

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Elizabeth Kennedy, Squeezed Out of Brand, Sues to Regain Control of Name

A soured investor relationship has seen the designer’s brand shut down.

clock March 21, 2018Kali Hays

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Business Features

Female Executives Help Lead Charge at Rosenthal & Rosenthal

Women comprise about 54 percent of the company’s 213 employees.

clock February 12, 2018Rosemary Feitelberg

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