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Retail

Charivari Founder Selma Weiser Dies at 84

Retail pioneer Selma Weiser gave many designers their start.

– June 14, 2009

Business

U.S. Importers Irked by Pakistan-Afghan Bill

Importers could find themselves partially funding duty free manufacturing zones in the Afghanistan and Pakistan border area if the bill in the House passes.

– June 12, 2009

Fashion

Comme des Garçons Goes Guerrilla With 'Black'

Black Comme des Garçons, the Japanese designer Rei Kawakubo’s new temporary “guerrilla” brand, was conceived as an antidote to the recession.

– June 11, 2009

Business

Report Cites Abuse of Workers

The annual survey of the International Trade Union Confederation documented human rights abuses by textile and apparel companies.

– June 11, 2009

Retail

European Retailers Hope for Upturn

As European economies show signs the worst of the recession could be over, should fashion retailers look forward to improved sales?

– June 10, 2009

Retail

Bottega Veneta, Balenciaga Open in Shanghai

Gucci Group is busy in Shanghai these days.

– June 10, 2009

Business

China Raises Export Tax Rebates

China has raised export tax rebates in the hopes of boosting exports and domestic consumption.

– June 9, 2009

Retail

Gucci's Shanghai Celebrations

Even as luxury faces a global slump, Gucci chief executive officer Patrizio di Marco maintains a cautious optimism toward China and the rest of Asia.

– June 9, 2009

Fashion

Gucci's Capital City

Frida Giannini was the guest of honor at a Vogue China dinner held at Daniel Boulud’s Maison Boulud restaurant.

– June 5, 2009

Business

Gucci, Chloe Seek Bank of China Contempt Ruling

Gucci America Inc., Chloé and Alfred Dunhill square off with bank over multimillion-dollar Internet counterfeiting judgment.

– June 3, 2009

Business

Geithner Says Confidence High in China's Dollar Investment

U.S. Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner said that Chinese government officials are confident of the stability of their large investment in U.S. dollars.

– June 3, 2009

Business

Uniqlo Plans to Open Paris Flagship

Japan fast-fashion giant Uniqlo plans to open a sprawling Paris flagship this fall in the city's bustling Opéra shopping district.

– June 2, 2009

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