Luxottica Profits Up 11% in Q2

The company registered an 11 percent gain in net profit and an all-time quarterly record in operating margin and free cash flow.

LVMH Net Contracts 4.3% in Q2

French luxury group reported second-quarter sales rose 1.3 percent.

UK Retail Sales Hit 10-Year High in Q2, But Stagnate in June

The sales bolstered expectations that the economy has sustained its swift pace of recovery.

HanesBrands Posts 27.1% Gain in Q2 Profits

Net sales rose 11.9 percent.

Prada Leads Fashion Shares

WWD Global Stock Tracker gains 0.3 percent.

WWD Global Stock Tracker Gains 0.3%

Major global indices end day on an up note.

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Baring Asia Buys Stake in Cath Kidston

British band calls investment “significant.”

Currency Hits Swatch Net in First Half

Watchmaker cites negative currency environment as sales gain 4 percent in period.

Carmelo Anthony Launches Investment Firm With Stuart Goldfarb

With a newly secured Knicks contract worth $122 million, the NBA star has other things on his mind — like tech investment.

OVS IPO Expected by End of Year

Parent company Gruppo Coin is slated to spin off the Italian mass-market retailer between August and September.

Threadflip Raises $13M in Series B

The latest round was led by Norwest Venture Partners, with participation from earlier investors in the Series A round.

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