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Maidenform Brands Posts Q2 Profit Decline, Hurt by Litigation Charge

Sales at department stores and national chains, as well as the mass merchant channel, saw gains in Q1.

Europe’s Markets Sink on Increasing Worries

Europe’s leading blue chip indices were already down in early afternoon trading on Thursday, and slipped further as the day dragged on.

Rising Costs Weigh on Benetton Net

Company was weakened by difficult economies in some of its main markets, such as Greece.

De Beers Workers Demand Pay Hike as Sales Increase

The first employees’ strike to hit the global diamond giant's South African operations entered its seventh day on Thursday.

Ferragamo Family Increases Stake of Ownership

Following the transaction, Ferragamo Finanziaria holds a 58.24 percent stake in the Florence-based firm.

Wesley Card, Kurt Geiger, Jones, sportswear, international, Richard Dickson, earnings

Lower Jones Net Tops Estimates

The company took a more upbeat view about prices and supply for the future.

Puma Profits Up Double Digits

Sporting goods firm says it is on track to meet target of 3 billion euros, or $4.31 billion, in sales in 2011.

Under Armour Tops Estimates in Qtr.

Athletic apparel firm ups revenue guidance for year.

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Dirk Bikkembergs Sells His Brand

The Belgian designer has sold his label to Zeis Excelsa SpA, his footwear licensee. He remains involved as creative director.

Pearl River Delta, denim, manufacturing, textile, apparel, slump, rising prices, guangzhou, xintang

China Suffers as Prices Rise, Demand Sags

Factories in the Pearl River Delta are facing a slump.

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Delta Galil Buys KN Karen Neuburger

The company's portfolio of high-profile sleepwear and intimates licenses includes Tommy Hilfiger and Lucky at the its U.S. unit, D2 Brands.

Tommy Hilfiger, Joel Horowitz, Silas Chou, Lawrence Stroll

Tommy Hilfiger Eyes Stake in Michael Kors

Hilfiger’s original investment team may soon be back together again.

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