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  • newAlexandre Arnault, LVMH’s Digital Scion
    How the 25-year-old third child of the mastermind behind the $130 billion luxury goods empire joined the family business, became co-CEO of Rimowa and emerged as LVMH’s secret digital weapon.
    - 40 mins ago, 24 Sep 17, 8:50am -
  • newSalvatore Ferragamo Turns Up the Temperature
    Fulvio Rigoni's effort to test more sensual, feminine grounds was a good move, but the collection lacked coherence.
    - 32 mins ago, 24 Sep 17, 8:42am -
  • newAn Opulent Update at Bally
    The brand retracted towards a more luxury sportswear base after recent seasons proved incongruous with Bally’s upscale yet pragmatic image.
    - 13 hours ago, 23 Sep 17, 7:08pm -
  • newThe Softness of Ermanno Scervino
    All in all, it was a very good outing, proof that even super-classic Italian brands can evolve intelligently.
    - 13 hours ago, 23 Sep 17, 7:07pm -
  • newAntonio Marras' Lunatic Ladies
    The colors were particularly bright and jolly, which made for a welcome surprise, but everything else about the outing was a bit too familiar.
    - 13 hours ago, 23 Sep 17, 7:05pm -
  • newAt Philosophy, East Meets West
    Lorenzo Serafini's collection, which referenced the late Tina Chow, was his best since his installment as creative director.
    - 13 hours ago, 23 Sep 17, 7:02pm -
  • What’s Conventional Armani Anymore?
    The women who populated Giorgio Armani’s catwalk could have stepped out of a world of cyber sophisticates, but such a notion jars with the designer's ethos.
    - 1 day ago, 23 Sep 17, 7:06am -
  • Marco de Vincenzo's Summer of Psychedelia
    The designer's work has been too ladylike in the past, but this collection reflected a welcome change in a softer direction.
    - 1 day ago, 23 Sep 17, 6:14am -
  • Can an Awards Show Solve Fashion's Sustainability Challenge?
    Eco-Age and the Camera Nazionale della Moda Italiana will spotlight sustainability success stories as they co-host the inaugural Green Carpet Fashion Awards.
    - 1 day ago, 23 Sep 17, 1:30am -
  • The Gentlewoman, a Magazine That’s Also a Club
    The independent style title — whose covers are more likely to feature authors than fashion models — is growing its club, which meets for sponsored events ranging from architectural tours to cards nights.
    - 1 day ago, 23 Sep 17, 1:25am -

Business Insider: Retail

Crain's New York: Retail

  • Staten Island outlet mall will be stop for sightseeing ferry

    Staten Island outlet mall will be stop for sightseeing ferry

    The developer of a new outlet mall on Staten Island has struck a deal to add its waterfront location in St. George as a stop for a popular ferry service.BFC Partners, which plans to finish the...To view the full story, click the title link.
    - 6 days ago, 18 Sep 17, 2:22pm -
  • Thor Equities looks to sell another Fifth Avenue property

    Thor Equities looks to sell another Fifth Avenue property

    The owners of 685 Fifth Ave. have quietly put the property up for sale for as much as $500 million.The 20-story building—which is about 140,000 square feet, according to real estate database...To view the full story, click the title link.
    - 26 days ago, 29 Aug 17, 2:53pm -
  • Times pulls book from best-seller list over suspicious sales

    Times pulls book from best-seller list over suspicious sales

    A novel called Handbook for Mortals had a very brief reign at the top of a New York Times best-seller list.The paper confirmed Friday that it had pulled Lani Sarem's book from its young adult...To view the full story, click the title link.
    - 30 days ago, 25 Aug 17, 4:45pm -
  • Tiffany rises as Lady Gaga adds star power to collections

    Tiffany rises as Lady Gaga adds star power to collections

    Tiffany & Co. shares climbed in early trading as the jeweler’s move to enlist Lady Gaga to help revive sales may be working.Earnings were 92 cents a share in the second quarter that ended...To view the full story, click the title link.
    - 31 days ago, 24 Aug 17, 1:17pm -
  • Overabundance of Starbucks locations is giving investors jitters

    Overabundance of Starbucks locations is giving investors jitters

    It’s only a joke that there’s a Starbucks on every corner.But the proliferation of the cafes is hindering the company’s growth, according to a recent report from BMO Capital...To view the full story, click the title link.
    - 44 days ago, 11 Aug 17, 2:20pm -
  • Hudson's Bay pushed to sell Saks Fifth Avenue

    Hudson's Bay pushed to sell Saks Fifth Avenue

    Activist Land & Buildings Investment Management said it may call for new directors at Hudson’s Bay Co. if the company ignores suggestions for unlocking value, including selling off Saks...To view the full story, click the title link.
    - 55 days ago, 31 Jul 17, 12:55pm -
  • Rent the Runway launches same-day couture delivery

    Rent the Runway launches same-day couture delivery

    The virtual closet is getting closer to the real one.On Thursday, Rent the Runway, an on-demand rental service for women's clothing, is launching same-day delivery in New York City. Orders made by...To view the full story, click the title link.
    - 59 days ago, 27 Jul 17, 10:00am -
  • Jewelry designer Kenneth Jay Lane dies at age 85

    Jewelry designer Kenneth Jay Lane dies at age 85

    Costume jewelry designer Kenneth Jay Lane, whose creations caught the fancy of high society and the QVC crowd alike, has died in New York. He was 85.The executive vice president of Lane's company,...To view the full story, click the title link.
    - 65 days ago, 21 Jul 17, 1:05pm -

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IBT: Retail & Consumer Goods

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Mornginstar: Retail Sales

  • Hong Kong May retail sales fall 0.1 pct yr/yr
    June 29 (Reuters) - May retail sales data (percent change from a year earlier): ________________2015_______________ ___2014____ May Apr Mar Feb Jan Dec Nov Value: -0.1 -2.1^ -2.9 14.8 -14.5 -4.0 4.2 Volume: 4.6 2.5^ 0.8 18.1 -13.8 -1.4 7.6 ^ Revised…
    - 29 Jun 15, 4:47am -
  • Wall Street climbs after retail sales data; healthcare up
    (Reuters) - U.S. stocks climbed on Thursday as retail sales data lifted the outlook for consumer spending and as healthcare shares gained.
    - 11 Jun 15, 5:15pm -
  • Stocks, dollar gain on strong U.S. retail sales
    NEW YORK (Reuters) - Global equity markets rose on Thursday on optimism over still testy Greek debt talks and on strong U.S. retail sales, which lifted the U.S. dollar and bolstered expectations the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates this year…
    - 11 Jun 15, 3:24pm -
  • WRAPUP 3-Strong U.S. retail sales boost growth outlook
    WASHINGTON, June 11 (Reuters) - U.S. retail sales surged in May as households boosted purchases of automobiles and a range of other goods even as they paid a bit more for gasoline, the latest sign economic growth is finally gathering steam.
    - 11 Jun 15, 1:01pm -
  • WRAPUP 1-U.S. retail sales jump in May, brighten growth outlook
    WASHINGTON, June 11 (Reuters) - U.S. retail sales surged in May as households boosted purchases of automobiles and a range of other goods even as they paid a bit more for gasoline, the latest sign economic growth is finally gathering steam.
    - 11 Jun 15, 9:11am -
  • U.S. retail sales jump in May, brighten growth outlook
    WASHINGTON, June 11 (Reuters) - U.S. retail sales surged in May as households boosted purchases of automobiles and a range of other goods even as they paid a bit more for gasoline, the latest sign economic growth is finally gathering steam.
    - 11 Jun 15, 8:36am -
  • U.S. retail sales jump in May, brighten growth outlook
    WASHINGTON, June 11 (Reuters) - U.S. retail sales surged in May as households boosted purchases of automobiles and a range of other goods even as they paid a bit more for gasoline, the latest sign economic growth is finally gathering steam.
    - 11 Jun 15, 8:30am -
  • Indonesia's April retail sales grow 22.4 pct y/y - cbank survey
    JAKARTA, June 9 (Reuters) - Indonesia's annual retail sales in April grew at a faster pace of 22.4 percent, bolstered by information and communication equipment as well as food, beverages and tobacco, a Bank Indonesia survey showed on Tuesday.
    - 9 Jun 15, 4:20am -
  • Morningstar Minute: How to Interpret Retail Sales
    The retail sales report can be an early-warning sign for recessions, but we are still waiting to see if the current slowdown is related to weather or a true dip in demand, says Morningstar's Bob Johnson.[0:00:03] ... our analyst team. Bob Johnson: We…
    - 4 Mar 14, 10:00am -
  • Tele-Surveying China Retail Sales
    We are concentrating on providing services for investment corporations who are seeking opportunities to invest  in China.  We research public companies that have significant market share in China.   Professional Retail Sales Tele-Surveying  1:…
    - 23 Jun 13, 2:28am -

The Guardian: Retail

  • newRelief for British apple growers as Tesco relaxes its 'blemish-free' rules
    Growers faced having to dump crop after low temperatures in April resulted in ‘frost ring’ on otherwise perfectly good fruitBritish growers will be spared from being forced to dump hundreds of tons of apples after a supermarket relaxed its rules…
    - 20 hours ago, 23 Sep 17, 11:54am -
  • Marks & Spencer launches online food delivery service
    M&S to offer dinner and groceries at the front door within two hours in London and Reading trialMarks & Spencer has launched an online grocery service that will enable shoppers to have their dinner delivered to their front door within an hour.The Gua…
    - 2 days ago, 22 Sep 17, 10:18am -
  • Co-op profits fall as it offloads final stake in bank
    Mutual group says decline is result of handing discounts to members and losses in its insurance businessThe Co-operative Group has reported a fall in profits after handing out £35m to members and community projects, and selling its final 1% stake in…
    - 3 days ago, 21 Sep 17, 9:47am -
  • B&Q owner Kingfisher won't let its European DIY firms do their own thing | Nils Pratley
    Kingfisher’s acronym-heavy financial results cannot disguise a unification policy that has meant stock shortagesIf you find B&Q’s stores to be labyrinths for the unwary, stay away from the acronym-heavy financial statements of the parent company,…
    - 4 days ago, 20 Sep 17, 2:21pm -
  • UK shoppers continue to spend despite rising prices
    Retail sales rise by more than expected, particularly clothing and footwear, despite squeeze on household budgetsBritain’s consumers continued spending after the summer sales, despite the steepest annual growth in non-food store prices in almost th…
    - 4 days ago, 20 Sep 17, 8:58am -
  • John Lewis helped itself to my money and I just can’t get it back
    Partnership card took close to £500 from my account in error, but doesn’t seem bothered about returning itI have a John Lewis Partnership MasterCard and on my June/July statement I found £465.37 had been debited by the company as an “adjustment…
    - 4 days ago, 20 Sep 17, 2:00am -
  • The bodega cats of Instagram: fur flies over automated food cabinet startup
    Bodegas’ resident felines are symbolic of the relaxed environment that people appreciate about their local corner store. Could their bricks-and-mortar homes be put out of business by the latest tech startup? Won’t somebody think of the cats?Two f…
    - 5 days ago, 19 Sep 17, 9:28am -
  • Aldi and Lidl increase share of British shoppers as inflation hits spending
    German discount chains outpace bigger rivals as they get £1 in every £8 spent in the UKAldi and Lidl account for £1 in every £8 spent in UK supermarkets, with two-thirds of British shoppers visiting the discounters over the past three months. Rel…
    - 5 days ago, 19 Sep 17, 8:10am -
  • Number of workers on zero-hours contracts drops to three-year low
    Data suggests break in trend for employing staff without guaranteed minimum hours, a practice that has been heavily criticisedThe number of people on zero-hours contracts in the UK has fallen to its lowest level in more than three years, as companies…
    - 5 days ago, 19 Sep 17, 6:20am -
  • Toys R Us files for bankruptcy in US and Canada
    Rise in online shopping pushes world’s largest toy retailer into $5bn debt as it seeks help to survive in North America Toys R Us has filed for bankruptcy protection in the US and Canada after running up $5bn (£3.7bn) of debts and struggling to co…
    - 5 days ago, 19 Sep 17, 3:35am -

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