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Courtney Reagan is CNBC's Retail Reporter.
Tom is a Senior Editor and Assignment Desk Manager for CNBC TV. He also writes about the business of beer for CNBC.com.
Stephanie Landsman is one of the producers of "Fast Money."
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Alibaba said the new investment will increase its stake in Lazada from 51 percent to 83 percent.
Japan May retail sales rose 2.0 percent on-year, government data showed Thursday, below the 2.6 percent growth forecast.
Sycamore owns several retailers, including Talbots, Dollar Express, Coldwater Creek, Hot Topic and Nine West.