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  • It's still the US vs. Germany in World Cup apparel Wednesday, 2 Jul 2014 | 1:44 PM ET
    Germany's Andre Schurrle reacts after scoring a goal during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil match between Germany and Algeria on June 30, 2014 in Porto Alegre, Brazil.

    Nike of the U.S. and Germany's Adidas and Puma, the three largest soccer apparel companies, poured marketing money into the tournament.

  • The sport that's behind red-hot footwear sales Monday, 30 Jun 2014 | 6:13 PM ET
    Nike's Elite Series Gold Collection

    Basketball footwear sales increased 21 percent in the 12 months ending April.

  • Nike earnings beat estimates; shares edge higher Thursday, 26 Jun 2014 | 4:15 PM ET

    Nike reported quarterly earnings and revenue that beat analysts' expectations on Thursday.

  • American Apparel considering debt or equity offering: DJ

    According to the Dow Jones, American Apparel is looking at a possible debt or equity offering, reports CNBC's Dominic Chu.

  • Nike: Leader or laggard? Monday, 23 Jun 2014 | 3:25 PM ET
    Nike: Leader or laggard?

    So far Nike has missed out on the Dow's run to 17,000 and is down significantly versus the S&P. Andrew Keene, Keene on the Market founder, and Ross Gerber, Gerber Kawasaki, discuss if Nike is a buy at these levels.

  • American Apparel co-founder: We are not for sale! Monday, 23 Jun 2014 | 2:27 PM ET
    An American Apparel store on June 19, 2014 in New York City.

    American Apparel co-chairman said the company was not for sale and that the search for a new chief executive had generated "enormous interest."

  • Sporting goods all about authenticity: PSG CEO Friday, 20 Jun 2014 | 10:21 AM ET
    Sporting goods all about authenticity: PSG CEO

    Kevin Davis, Performance Sports Group CEO, discusses the company's investment in the sports equipment retail marketplace and their new high performance ice hockey gear.

  • American Apparel chairman: No chance of bankruptcy Thursday, 19 Jun 2014 | 6:13 PM ET
    Dov Charney

    Newly named American Apparel co-chairman Allan Mayer said founder Dov Charney's departure will make it easier to attract new capital.

  • American Apparel board fires CEO Thursday, 19 Jun 2014 | 2:31 PM ET
    American Apparel board fires CEO

    After years of lawsuits alleging sexual harassment, the board of American Apparel has fired the founder and CEO of the company. CNBC's Jane Wells has the details.

  • Sneaker war! Skechers slaps Reebok with patent suit Thursday, 19 Jun 2014 | 11:29 AM ET

    Sport shoes maker Skechers said it filed a lawsuit against Reebok, alleging infringement of patents related to the company's Go Walk shoes.

  • What may have doomed American Apparel's Charney Thursday, 19 Jun 2014 | 8:44 AM ET
    Dov Charney

    Dov Charney is "going to fight like hell to get this company back," a source tells the LA Times.

  • Shaking up online fashion world Friday, 13 Jun 2014 | 11:27 AM ET
    Shaking up online fashion world

    Indochino offers customized men's suits online. Its co-founder and CEO Kyle Vucko, and Jeff Mallett, Yahoo former president and Indochino principal investor, discuss their business model and how they plan to attract customers.

  • Collision of tech and retail Friday, 13 Jun 2014 | 10:43 AM ET
    Collision of tech and retail

    Bonobos is the largest apparel brand ever launched over the web in the U.S. Its co-founder and CEO Andy Dunn, explains his plans to revolutionize retail with a showroom idea.

  • Lulu board brawl: 'Our parents are fighting' Thursday, 12 Jun 2014 | 11:27 AM ET

    Lululemon's CEO said a dispute among board members is like "our parents are fighting," adding to the company's challenges.

  • Lululemon's profit plunges 60%, CFO to retire Thursday, 12 Jun 2014 | 7:25 AM ET
    A woman wearing Lululemon Athletica clothing leads a yoga class in Miami Beach, Florida

    Canadian yogawear retailer Lululemon's quarterly net profit fell 60 percent as tax expenses rose.

  • Cramer: PVH's Chirico needs to deliver or else Thursday, 5 Jun 2014 | 10:20 AM ET
    CNBC's Jim Cramer.

    If CEO Manny Chirico doesn't turn things around this quarter, apparel maker PVH's stock will lose out to rival VF, CNBC's Jim Cramer says.

  • Who pays for the first lady's clothes? Monday, 2 Jun 2014 | 9:49 AM ET
    Michelle Obama

    Michelle Obama's wardrobe includes top designers' gowns that can run into five figures. Who foots the bill?

  • Where US manufacturing jobs are growing Wednesday, 28 May 2014 | 11:02 AM ET
    An employee loads sheets for countertops onto a conveyor at the IceStone LLC manufacturing facility in the Brooklyn.

    Portions of New York City are experiencing significant job growth—particularly in manufacturing.

  • What's pressuring KORS Wednesday, 28 May 2014 | 10:35 AM ET
    What's pressuring KORS

    Stacey Widlitz, SW Retail Advisors, breaks down the earnings of luxury retailer Michael Kors and explains why the stock is fully valued right now.

  • Cramer: KORS & KATE best in show Wednesday, 28 May 2014 | 9:02 AM ET
    Cramer: KORS & KATE best in show

    CNBC's Jim Cramer and David Faber discuss today's top business headlines, including Michael Kors beating the Street with its fiscal Q4 results, and Toll Brothers' better-than-expected earnings.