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Carlos Alberini Off Guess Board

More than a year after becoming the company's former president, he has become a former director of the firm as well.

L Capital Buys Stake in Direct Sales Firm

The private equity arm of LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton said Tuesday it had taken a 60 percent stake in direct sales fashion firm Captain Tortue Group.

Abercrombie, Aeropostale, Wet Seal, Eric Beder, NPD, BIGresearch, NRF, Eric Beder, Janet Kloppenburg

Denim Aces Test for B-T-S Bucks

A fusion of color and promotion are helping denim make its fall numbers.

Southpole, licensing, Berkshire Hosiery, RGA Leatherworks, Concept One Accessories, Adjmi Apparel Group, Colors in Optics Ltd., Vida Shoes Int'l,  Jungbold Moreno-Stolz Distribution, Wise Harvest, Sam Hafif

WWD Milestones: Southpole's Licensing Machine

About 10 percent of the brand's wholesale volume is generated through licenses in categories including headwear, eyewear and footwear.

Southpole, denim, jeans, baggy styles, John Kim

WWD Milestones: Denim Key to Southpole Growth

The brand's denim styles might be slimming down, but sales show no sign of diminishing.

Jordache, Katrina Bowden, Nigel Barker, Ink & Co, Sohaili Berlinger

Jordache Coming Back to TV

New commercial with “30 Rock” star Katrina Bowden chronicles the denim brand's history.

So Low, Baby Phat, Joy Cioci, Colette Malouf, Costa Blanca, XOXO and NES, Sugar, Yoana Baraschi, McClintock Collection by Jessica McClintock, Jennifer Ouellette, Miss Kara, Keds, DKNY Jeans, Odd Molly, See You Monday, Seven till Midnight, Audrey 3+1, BaubleBar, Riki Rosetta, Converse, Kensie Pieces, Guess, Vintage Havana, 36 Point 5, Amanda Pearl,

Juniors Trend: Material Girl 2.0

Unlike the racy lacy days of Madonna, today the junior market is turning out looks with a boy-meets-girl charm.

Seven for All Mankind Signs Children's Wear Deal

The first line hits stores this month.

New Bill Looks to Hinder Textiles Fraud

Legislation would close enforcement loopholes and add customs personnel.

Li & Fung Buys Loyaltex Apparel, British Beauty Co.

The company also snapped up a Thai furniture company and TVMania, a character goods firm.

Marc Jacobs Inks New Deal for Children’s Wear

Paris-based C.W.F. to become licensing partner in 2012.

Jessica Simpson Collection, Jessica Simpson Jeanswear, Jessica Simpson Sportswear, tweens, Jones Group, Jack Gross

Jones Group Offers Jessica Simpson Tween Line

With an assist from her younger sister Ashlee, the actress is tapping into a new category.

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