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GLEN SENK, David Yurman, Urban Outfitters, Berkshire Partners, Front Row Partners, protfolio, investments, retail, m&a, mergers, acquisitions, Leslie Blodgett, Anthropologie, Tory Burch,

Glen Senk Links With Berkshire Partners

Retail executive and private equity firm have formed Front Row Partners — which plans to build a portfolio of companies in the retail and consumer sectors.

Mass Faintings Hit Cambodia's Garment Sector Again

More than 200 workers at three factories fainted on Wednesday and Thursday due to noxious paint fumes, a Ministry of Labor official and a union leader said.

Patrizio Bertelli, Prada, investor meeting, guidance, outlook, 2014, 2013, earnings, growth, expansion, Made in Italy, London, flagship, Car Shoe, Miu Miu,

Prada's Patrizio Bertelli Talks Expansion and Growth

The ceo was keen to illustrate investments in manufacturing, product diversification and retail expansion at a meeting with investors and the press.

Made in America, made in usa, textiles, manufacturing, production, apparel, walmart, Wal-Mart, National Council of Textile Organizations, NCTO, Bill Jasper, Jay Self, Greenwood Mills Inc., Asia, Unifi, El Salvador, NAFTA, CAFTA, yarn, fabrics, Mexico

U.S. Production Momentum Faces Obstacles

Made in America is undoubtedly a growing movement, but there are caveats.

Russia, London, Ukraine, US, obama, sanctions, euro zone, economy, ruble, loans, Versace, Hermes, Harrods, Faberge, mobile, holiday, consumer spending, fashion,

Brands Deal With Russian Uncertainty

Fashion brands and retailers say they see little impact yet from growing tensions with Russia over Ukraine, but they remain on edge.

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Week in Review: 03/29/2014

WWD highlights the 10 must-read stories of the week.

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Week in Review: 03/22/2014

WWD highlights the 10 must-read stories of the week.

Li & Fung, supply chain, Bruce Rockowitz, private brands, China, labor costs, outlook, LF USA, manufacturing,

Li & Fung Defends 'Middleman' Model

The sourcing giant's ceo Bruce Rockowitz is optimistic about the future, noting that the troubled LF USA unit swung back to profitability in fiscal 2013.

David Chipperfield, Valentino, Stefano Sassi, Mayhoola for Investments, 2014, outlook, growth, retail, expansion, flagships, New York, Rome, Hong Kong, China,

Stefano Sassi Eyes Sustained Growth for Valentino

In an interview with WWD, the executive touted the company's upward trajectory and current standing in the luxury arena.

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Week in Review: 03/15/2014

WWD highlights the 10 must-read stories of the week.

Wal-Mart Sold on Made in USA

On Thursday, Wal-Mart revealed that the cumulative spending on U.S. sourced goods over the decade will total $250 billion.

VF Corp, Bangladesh, Eric Wiseman, sourcing, worker safety, manufacturing, building safety, Alliance for Bangladesh Worker Safety, Third Way,

VF Corp. Outlines Bangladesh Plan

The company’s new “Third Way” program combines its own manufacturing practices with those it requires of its contractors.

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