Business

Stories on the business end of fashion.

Stella McCartney’s inaugural men’s fashion line influenced by her father

It is no surprise that longtime fashion designer Stella McCartney has finally ventured into the realm of a men's line. What might be a...
Forever 21 continues to thrive but at what cost?

Forever 21, Ross Dress for Less and more under fire for underpaid factories

Next time you're deciding between a $19.99 dress at Ross or a $12.99 dress at Forever 21, know that factory employees sewed that extra...
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Benetton to launch capsule collection with Stella Jean

United Colors of Benetton has teamed up with designer Stella Jean to create a capsule collection. The collection will feature knitwear and will be...
Ralph Lauren

Ralph Lauren shutters Denim & Supply

Ralph Lauren announced the closure of its Denim & Supply line during the second quarter of their fiscal year 2017. The company confirmed the...
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Low profits, buyout rumors plague Michael Kors

Fashion investors looking to increase the dollars in their Michael Kors (MK) handbag as well as their investment portfolio may find themselves in a "buy...

Kate Spade shares escalate after activist investor suggests a sale of the company

The Kate Spade board of directors received a letter from small New York-based hedge fund Caerus Investors asking them to sell the company. As a...
Amazon

Amazon cracks down on counterfeit sellers by filing lawsuit

For the first time since its founding in 1994, Amazon has properly filed lawsuits against individual sellers that are allegedly selling counterfeit products on...
American Apparel

American Apparel continues to flounder, files second bankruptcy protection

Teen retailer, American Apparel, returned to Bankruptcy Court for its second time in 13 months after failing to turn things around. The judge granted...
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Puma has celebrity ambassadors to thank for increased earnings

On trend with previous 2016 earnings reports, Puma continues to see an increase in revenues. The company saw an 11 percent increase in sales...

The great unknown: how the presidential election will effect luxury goods market

The election is finally over, however the guessing game continues in terms of how the outcome will affect the luxury goods market. The Fashion Law...

Estée Lauder acquires Too Faced in largest deal ever

Popular makeup brand, Too Faced, will soon join the impressive list of brands under Estée Lauder Companies. The beauty giant agreed to buy the brand...

Kenneth Cole stores to shut down leaving 2 left in U.S.

On Friday, Nov. 11, Kenneth Cole Productions announced it would close 63 of its stores. That leaves only two stores in the United States. Chief...