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US retailer JCPenney joins sustainability programme The Jeans Redesign

US retailer JCPenney joins sustainability programme The Jeans Redesign

American retailer JCPenney has joined The Jeans Redesign to reduce its environmental impact and offer sustainable products to its customers.
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Autumn Editions of Intertextile Shanghai & Yarn Expo pushed to October

Autumn Editions of Intertextile Shanghai & Yarn Expo pushed to October

The Autumn Editions of Intertextile Shanghai Apparel Fabrics, Intertextile Shanghai Home Textiles and Yarn Expo have been postponed to October 9-11, 2021 due to the sudden rise of COVID-19 cases in China.
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Mike Ashley set to step down from CEO role at Frasers - report

Mike Ashley set to step down from CEO role at Frasers - report

Mike Ashley, the Sports Direct entrepreneur, is preparing to step back from his high-profile role as CEO of his growing retail empire. He’ll hand control to his future son-in-law Michael Murray, the Telegraph reported.
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Liu Jo sues Kendall Jenner over alleged breach of modelling contract

Liu Jo sues Kendall Jenner over alleged breach of modelling contract

Kendall Jenner is being sued by Italian fashion brand Liu Jo for allegedly breaching the terms of a modelling contract requiring her to appear for two photoshoots, according to a legal complaint filed by Liu Jo.
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Under Armour continues growth trajectory in Q2, raises guidance

Under Armour continues growth trajectory in Q2, raises guidance

Under Armour has posted a 91% revenue jump to $1.4bn for Q2 ended June 30. Considering the performance, the company has raised its FY21 revenue outlook up to a low 20s percentage rise against high teens previously.
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New Look recovery underway in Q1 after tough year

New Look recovery underway in Q1 after tough year

​Value fashion specialist New Look issued a trading update and its annual results on Tuesday and said it had made a “solid start to FY22 trading following store reopenings after [a] resilient FY21 performance”.
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Wolverine buys Sweaty Betty for almost £300m

Wolverine buys Sweaty Betty for almost £300m

​Premium activewear brand Sweaty Betty is being bought by US giant Wolverine for nearly £300. The 23-year-old London company has been a winner from the athleisure trend and this has boosted its value in recent years
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Foot Locker to buy shoe store chains WSS and Atmos for $1.1bn

Foot Locker to buy shoe store chains WSS and Atmos for $1.1bn

Foot Locker Inc will buy two smaller shoe store chains for a total of about $1.1 billion in cash, the footwear retailer said on Monday as it looks to expand its business beyond malls and extend its reach in Asia.
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Joules sales and profits rise in latest year as e-tail booms

Joules sales and profits rise in latest year as e-tail booms

​Joules reported its annual results on Tuesday and talked of a “strong performance underpinned by continued digital growth, the strength of the Joules brand, and increasing diversification of revenue streams”.
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Amazon warehouse workers overwhelmingly rejected a union. Now they may vote again

Amazon warehouse workers overwhelmingly rejected a union. Now they may vote again

A U.S. labor board official has recommended a rerun of a landmark Amazon union election in Alabama where employees had voted against making their warehouse the online retailer’s first to organize in the United States.
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Columbia Sportswear April-June sales exceeds pre-pandemic levels

Columbia Sportswear April-June sales exceeds pre-pandemic levels

Columbia Sportswear Company, a specialist in active outdoor lifestyle apparel and footwear, has exceeded its expectations with 79% sales growth to $566.4m in Q2 of FY21 compared to same period of 2020.
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Indian fabric manufacturer Raymond's Q1 FY22 sales shoot up 289%

Indian fabric manufacturer Raymond's Q1 FY22 sales shoot up 289%

Indian textile and apparel firm Raymond Limited's revenue shot up 289% to ₹862 crore in Q1 FY22 that ended on June 30, compared to revenue of ₹222 crore in the corresponding period of the previous year.
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Victoria's Secret's UK arm moves from administration to liquidation

Victoria's Secret's UK arm moves from administration to liquidation

The UK arm of lingerie retailer Victoria's Secret has gone into liquidation. It went into administration last year after sales plummeted during the Covid-19 lockdown.
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Cotton prices in India soar as demand rises & stock depletes

Cotton prices in India soar as demand rises & stock depletes

Strong demand from the cotton market and depleting stocks in addition to 10% import duty levied on cotton have collectively caused cotton prices in India to soar.
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Facebook's Kustomer deal may hurt competition, EU regulators say

Facebook's Kustomer deal may hurt competition, EU regulators say

Facebook's acquisition of U.S. customer service startup Kustomer may hurt competition and boost its market power in online ads, EU antitrust regulators warned Monday as they opened a major investigation into the deal.
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German retail sales jump for second month in a row

German retail sales jump for second month in a row

German retail sales increased much more than expected in June following an easing of Covid-19 restrictions, supporting a consumer-driven recovery in Europe's largest economy.
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