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The Markets

Nilit to Acquire Brazilian Manufacturing Site

Nilit said Sunday it has signed an agreement to purchase a manufacturing site of Invista's with intent to continue the site’s operations.

– 12:01 AM, EDT

Beauty

Grupo Boticário Eyes Expansion

Brazil’s largest fragrance maker will roll out 100 shops of its flagship O’Boticário perfumery chain.

– October 17, 2014

Beauty

Sephora's Big Goal: No. 1 in Every Market

Growth drivers at the perfumery chain include innovative and exclusive products, a focus on service and the implementation of digital tools in store.

– October 17, 2014

Retail

IAF Convention Calls for Innovation, Greater Customer Focus

The event, which took place Sept. 29 to Oct. 1, attracted more than 300 delegates to discuss a 12-step agenda of specific industry challenges.

– October 14, 2014

The Markets

Colombia Eyes Fashion Incubator

Colombia is working to launch a fashion incubator to develop emerging designers.

– October 13, 2014

Beauty

L'Oréal Plots Growth in Brazil

The company is banking on demand for skin care and makeup to help expand its business there.

– October 8, 2014

Business

Child Labor List Cites Some Progress

The use of child labor and forced labor remains widespread around the world according to the U.S. Department of Labor’s latest report.

– October 7, 2014

Retail

Ann Inc. Sets Loft Entry in Mexico

Three openings planned for year.

– October 7, 2014

Retail

Aéropostale to Launch in Chile

The mall-based specialty retailer has entered into a licensing agreement with Sociedad Comercial Grupo Yes.

– October 5, 2014

The Markets

Colombian Innerwear Sector Sees Boom

In 2014, the sector is expected to grow 10 percent to $12.7 billion, fueled by buoyant sales in the aspirational market segment.

– October 1, 2014

Business

U.S and Brazil Deal Ends Cotton Dispute

The countries have reached an agreement to end a decade-old cotton-subsidy dispute that had placed U.S. apparel and textile exports in the crosshairs.

– October 1, 2014

Footwear News

Madden Acquires Mexico Business

The brand sees the country as a promising market.

– September 30, 2014

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