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Sindhu Sundar

Sindhu Sundar is a financial reporter writing about litigation, enforcement actions and regulations affecting fashion and apparel companies. She covers all the milestones in the business life cycle — trademark disputes, wage & hour and workplace discrimination class actions, agency oversight, Supreme Court decisions and bankruptcies. PACER, public filings and business search directories are her trusty sidekicks. Attorneys she interviews wonder why she didn’t just go to law school.

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Walmart Links Up With H&M and Others on Emissions Quest

The retailer touted a team effort with H&M, Ikea and others on an effort to slash global carbon emissions.

Alex and Ani’s Ch. 11 Journey and Store Leases

Bankruptcy helps facilitate rejecting store leases, but the terms of those rejections are coming under the…

Thom Browne Responds to Adidas Claims

A Thom Browne spokesman hit back at the lawsuit by Adidas, claiming the activewear giant and designer brand…

Kanye West Suit Against Walmart Over Yeezys Shows ‘Marketplace’ Risks

The artist's lawsuit targeting alleged Yeezy knock-offs sold on Walmart's marketplace highlights the…

As Retail Adapts During the Pandemic, Cities Ponder Their Role

The COVID-19 pandemic's impact on retail workers should push cities to champion a more equitable incarnation…

UNOde50 Sets Post-bankruptcy Growth Strategy

The Spanish jewelry retailer launched a new airport retail concept and is planning to open additional U.S…

Amid Strides in LGBTQ Worker Rights, Fashion’s Culture Still Too Gendered

Federal civil rights laws may protect LGBTQ workers, but corporate culture and binary clothing remain stuck…

Walmart Looks to Speed Up Deliveries In Retail’s Pandemic Contest

The retailer is prioritizing rapid delivery options, including its express service, as it competes with…

Walmart Invests in Drone Deliveries in E-commerce Quest

The retailer said it is investing in DroneUp, a drone services company that it has previously worked with on…

Retailers Prepare for Spending Bounceback

Fashion companies have retooled and are ready to chase consumers as they open their wallets back up.

Washington Prime Ch. 11 Marks New Uncertainties for Retail

The mall REIT's bankruptcy included a prepared restructuring proposal, but the process will also test…

Victoria’s Secret Hit With Landlord Suit for Lapsed Store

Westfield sued the lingerie retailer for more than $30 million for allegedly ditching a lease for a store at…

A Tale of Two Walmarts at Its Annual Shareholders’ Meeting

Walmart workers seeking more say in their treatment challenged the retailer's efforts to cast itself as a…

Walmart Leverages Tech, Proximity to Shoppers to Boost Ad Business

The retailer's ad business saw "triple-digit growth" last quarter, a high-margin endeavor capitalizing on…

Kontoor CEO’s Vision for Denim

The Wrangler and Lee parent is on a quest to amplify the brands and build a digital business.