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Walmart.com, Jet.com Looking to Connect With Lord & Taylor

Walmart.com and Jet.com could feature better brands through a deal.

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Shoppers walk though an elevated walkway at Nordstrom's flagship store in downtown Seattle. Nordstrom says it's temporarily halting an exploration into taking the company private. The retailer said that a group that includes several members of the Nordstrom family plans to resume looking into a possible deal after the holiday season endsNordstrom, Seattle, USA - 13 Sep 2017


Debt Market’s Influence on the Rise

With stock prices on the wane and business hurting, creditors are becoming a more important factor for fashion.

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The Supreme Business: A Primer From Legal Documents

A look at how the skate brand defends its turf and presents itself in court.

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Louis Vuitton x Supreme: A 100M Euro Boost for Skate Brand’s Luxe Cred

Supreme’s collaboration with Louis Vuitton helped the brand secure its deal with Carlyle.

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Levi Strauss Perking Up

Chip Bergh touted the company’s sales and its place in the zeitgeist.

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A Supreme Deal: $1B Valuation From Carlyle

The $500 million deal has the brand’s founder James Jebbia balancing his and Supreme’s street cred against the brand’s growth prospects.

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Carlyle Said to Buy Supreme Stake

The private equity giant and the skate brand are rumored to be close to a deal.

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L Brands Comps Continue to Fall

Hurricanes and the exit of swim and apparel hurt the company’s turnover, sending comps down 2 percent in September.

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Lion Capital Buys Paige Denim

The private equity firm sealed the deal for the premium denim brand on Sept. 14.

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Worries Over Nordstrom Buyout Could Help a Deal Get Done

A deal to take Nordstrom private will likely have to wait until next year.

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Shoppers enter the Kohl's store in South Burlington, Vt., on . Kohl's Corp.'s fourth-quarter net income increased 14 percent as merchandise profit margins improved through exclusive brand offerings and tight inventory managementEarns Kohls, South Burlington, USA


Michelle Gass, Victor Luis Pay Revealed

The pay remains good at the top, judging from packages for the incoming Kohl’s ceo and Coach’s executive leader.

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Jeffry Aronsson Looks to Build Detroit Fashion Hub

The fashion veteran is returning home to head a committee to sharpen the city’s style chops.

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Shoppers walk by a Neiman Marcus department store on Black Friday in Miami, . Stores open their doors Friday for what is still one of the busiest days of the year, even as the start of the holiday season edges ever earlierHoliday Shopping Black Friday, Miami, USA - 25 Nov 2016


The Neiman Marcus Debt Load Looms

Now that a sale seems to be off the table, the company might try to renegotiate its debt.

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Public Is Private — Maybe — for Department Stores

With the Nordstroms eyeing a buyout, the world is looking to the other department stores and asking, “Who else?”

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Michael Evans Alibaba Group President Speaks During a Press Conference During the 2016 Alibaba Group 11 11 Global Shopping Festival in Shenzhen Guangdong Province China 11 November 2016 Starting From Midnight and Lasting Throughout the Day on 11 November Also Known As Singles' Day Alibaba Group Holds the World's Largest 24-hour Online Shopping Event China ShenzhenChina Shenzhen Alibaba Festival - Nov 2016Michael Evans, Alibaba Group President, speaks during a press conference during the 2016 Alibaba Group 11.11 Global Shopping Festival in Shenzhen, Guangdong Province, China, 11 November 2016. Starting from midnight and lasting throughout the day on 11 November, also known as Singles' Day, Alibaba Group holds the world's largest 24-hour online shopping event.


Q&A: Alibaba’s Michael Evans on the Tech Giant’s Global Reach

While competing with nearly everyone on some level, the consumer-focused company cuts its own path forward.

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