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American Eagle Outfitters Adds Female Board Member

Effective this week, Deb Henretta will become the third female on the teen retailer’s board of directors.

clock February 15, 2019Kellie Ell

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Battle of the Footwear: Skechers vs. Adidas

Adidas says Skechers USA is infringing on its three-stripe design. But Skechers wants to be left alone.

clock February 5, 2019Kellie Ell


Fashion Scoops

WATCH: 6 Super Bowl Commercials Influenced by Fashion and Beauty

From Sarah Jessica Parker’s Carrie Bradshaw to a horror movie spoof, here are some of the trending commercials from last night’s Super Bowl.

clock February 4, 2019Layla Ilchi

Skechers' new U.K. headquarters


Skechers Stock Gains on Rumored VF Talks

Shares of the footwear brand were on the rise amid reports that VF could offer $40 a share.

clock January 17, 2019Evan Clark

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Retail Shares Boosted by U.S.-China Ceasefire

The Trump administration temporarily shelved plans to increase levies on a raft of Chinese imports to 25 percent.

clock December 3, 2018Kathryn Hopkins

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What to Watch: Legal Eye

Some ongoing lawsuits between brands could have broad implications for the fashion industry.

clock August 22, 2017Kali Hays

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Adidas Refutes Skechers’ Defense of Stan Smith Copying

A California judge refused to let Skechers off the hook for its alleged copying of Adidas’ trademarked designs.

clock August 7, 2017Kali Hays

Converse All Stars on display


Wal-Mart, Skechers and New Balance Say Converse Chuck Design Too Common for Protection

The mega-retailer and other brands are still fighting a Converse trademark covering the designs of its popular Chuck Taylor All Star sneaker.

clock June 29, 2017Kali Hays

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Fashion Scoops

K.I.D.S./Fashion Delivers Selects Honorees for Annual Gala

The gala takes place Nov. 9 at the American Museum of Natural History.

clock August 15, 2016Lisa Lockwood



VF Corp., Skechers Disappoint Investors With Earnings

Stocks are off to a muted opening as VF Corp. and Skechers disappoint investors with their earnings.

clock July 22, 2016Debra Borchardt

Skechers' new U.K. headquarters


Skechers Down Big on Second Quarter Earnings

Skechers stock got pummeled in after-hours trading after the footwear company missed analyst expectations for the second quarter.

clock July 21, 2016Debra Borchardt



Dow Hits Record High as Amazon Prime Day Hits Snag

The stock rally continues as the Dow hits a new high and Amazon’s Prime Day gets underway.

clock July 12, 2016Debra Borchardt



Japan Leads Markets Higher as Tiffany’s and Burberry’s Make Changes

A jump in the Japanese stock market has pulled the rest of the major global indices with it.

clock July 11, 2016Debra Borchardt

Skechers' new U.K. headquarters


Skechers Unveils New U.K. Headquarters

The brand is planning major expansion in U.K. and Europe.

clock June 27, 2016Ruby Abbiss



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