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John Varvatos, Iggy Pop, Willie Nelson, Ringo Starr, Converse

John Jams: How Varvatos is Amping Up

The designer continues to fuel momentum.

Li & Fung Ltd. Details IPO

Bruce Rockowitz to become head of Global Brands Group.

Benckiser Cutting Labelux Division; Reinhard Mieck to Exit

From July, Joh. A. Benckiser Holdings will directly oversee the Jimmy Choo, Bally, Belstaff and Zagliani brands, WWD has learned.

Finish Line

Finish Line Profit, Sales Spike Amid Margin Expansion

The company's results for the first quarter beat the Street's expectations.


Analysts Raise Nike Estimates on Earnings Beat

Strong footwear sales in North America and Western Europe drove profits in the fourth quarter.

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Soccer Helps Nike Score in Q4

The U.S. Soccer team at the FIFA World Cup wasn’t the only American group to advance Thursday.

Foot Locker Revamps Skate Business

The chain announced plans to shift its business to

Sequential Brands Group Inks Deal for Galaxy Brand Holdings

Carlyle Group becomes a significant shareholder in Sequential.

Consumer Confidence Continues Improvement

The Index now stands at 85.2.

World Cup, Nike, Finish Line

Market Watch: Nike to Report Cup Impact… Finish Line’s Q1

A look at key stock drivers in the equity markets and a preview of the week ahead.

Pentland Revenue Surges on Strength in Retail

The company posted a 10 percent spike in sales for the year ended Dec. 31.

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