The adjectives hip, chic and fashionable are not usually used when speaking of Sears, an American retailer better known for selling practical items like power tools and appliances, sturdy jeans and boxy shirts.
China's textile industry, after surging to domination of world markets, is losing its competitive advantage and some low-end operations are moving to emerging producers, a leading Chinese textile mill official said.
U.S.-focused consumer goods exporter Li & Fung said on Wednesday it will pay $330 million to buy U.S. handbag importer Van Zeeland to become a leading handbag supplier in the United states. Li & Fung, which counts U.S.
Clothing and accessories maker Liz Claiborne Inc reported better-than-expected adjusted earnings on Wednesday, helped by cost-cutting and strong sales at Juicy Couture, but narrowed the range of its full-year outlook due to economic uncertainty.
Shares of Liz Claiborne fell 6.1 percent to $14 in pre-market trade on Wednesday after the clothing and accessories maker reported better-than-expected adjusted earnings, but narrowed the range of its full-year outlook due to economic uncertainty.
The blond hair, pert nose and twinkling eyes of the shapely doll were unmistakably Barbie, but what was she doing attached to a prehistoric bug? Welcome to San Francisco's annual "Altered Barbie" exhibition.