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Sneakers on display at Stadium Goods.

Mergers and Acquisitions

Farfetch to Acquire Stadium Goods

The founding team of Stadium Goods will continue to oversee the business.

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Sears

Retail

WWD Yearbook #5A: Sears: By the Numbers

Some key data points between 2005 and 2018.

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Sears

Retail

WWD Yearbook #5: Sears Now Holds Third Largest Retail Bankruptcy Distinction

The future of Sears and Kmart is still to be determined.

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The teen and tween accessories chain exited bankruptcy after a seven-month tour of duty.

Financial

WWD Yearbook #5B: Retail and Fashion Bankruptcies in 2018

The year could become the one where more retailers were able to exit bankruptcy as reorganized entities.

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Jenna Dewan Tatum is the brand ambassador of Danskin, owned by Iconix.

Fashion Scoops

Another Legal Headache for Iconix Brand Group

This time the legal probe is by the U.S. Attorney’s Office in Manhattan.

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Kmart chairman Edward Lampert listens during a news conference to announce the merger of Kmart and Sears in New York , 2004.

Retail

Trying to Figure Out Eddie and Sears

Edward S. Lampert has bid $4.6 billion for Sears Holdings — but why?

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Sears

Retail

ESL Plans $4.6 Billion Bid for Sears Holdings

The hedge fund said its acquisition of Sears as a going concern will save 50,000 jobs.

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Jon Pardi in Wrangler Retro.

Markets

VF’s Denim Spinoff Called Kontoor Brands Inc.

Kontoor’s separation from VF Corp., still subject to requisite approvals, is expected to be completed in the first half of 2019.

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Martha Everyday at Payless.

Fashion Scoops

Payless, Sequential Brands Collaborate on Martha Everyday

The collaboration is part of a move by the footwear retailer to include more fashion and quality in its offerings.

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Mergers and Acquisitions

Callaway Golf to Acquire Jack Wolfskin

Callaway will pay 418 million euros, or $476 million at current exchange, for the premium outdoor brand.

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Sears

Fashion Scoops

Sears Inks Real Estate Deal for Certain Sites for $62M

The assets include 12 parcels of real property and six leases.

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A woman works at an Abercrombie & Fitch store in Chicago. The government reports how much consumers spent and earned in March on Monday, April 29, 2013Consumer Spending, Chicago, USA

Retail

Abercrombie’s Q3 Provides Momentum for Q4, Holiday

Digital sales are expected to reach $1 billion by the end of 2018.

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The Hollister display at the 2018 Investor Day presentation.

Retail

Abercrombie Shakes Up Management, Even After Beating Q3 Estimates

Investors liked the upbeat holiday forecast and sent shares of Abercrombie climbing in early morning trading.

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Sears

Fashion Scoops

How Important is Cyrus Capital in the Sears Bankruptcy?

The investment firm had talks with Eddie Lampert’s ESL about partnering for a Sears bid last month.

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A look at the inside of a Chico's store.

Retail

Chico’s Brand President Out; Q3 Results Miss Wall Street’s Estimates

The company said it has already started its search for a new brand president for Chico’s.

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