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Feb 19- Apparel retailer Gap Inc said it would raise the hourly pay for its U.S. employees to $9 in June 2014 and $10 in June 2015, after the White House said the minimum wage for federal contract workers would be raised to $10.10 an hour in 2015..
Feb 19- Apparel retailer Gap Inc said it would raise the hourly pay for its U.S. employees to $9 in June 2014 and $10 in June 2015, after the White House said the minimum wage for federal contract workers would be raised to $10.10 an hour.
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Following strong performance in cold-weather offerings at VF Corp. and Under Armour, analysts are betting on brands that focus on keeping people warm.
LONDON, Feb 18- Marks& Spencer, Britain's biggest clothing retailer, has launched a new website platform, a key plank of its strategy to reverse nearly a decade of market share decline in its most profitable business.
At least one analyst at Target pushed for an investigation into payment systems after government and industry reports.
Feb 14- Men's clothing retailer Jos. A. Bank Clothiers Inc, the target of an unwelcome bid from rival Men's Wearhouse Inc, said it would buy outdoor clothing retailer Eddie Bauer for $825 million in its latest effort to stay independent.
Feb 14- Men's clothing retailer Jos. A. Bank Clothiers Inc said it would buy outdoor wear specialist Eddie Bauer for $825 million from private equity firm Golden Gate Capital.
Feb 14- Men's clothing retailer Jos. A. Bank Clothiers Inc said it would acquire the Eddie Bauer clothing brand from private equity firm Golden Gate Capital for an enterprise value of $825 million. A. Bank will pay $564 million in cash and issue about 4.7 million new shares to Everest Topco LLC, the parent company of Eddie Bauer and a portfolio company of Golden Gate.
Jos. A. Bank Clothiers said it would acquire the Eddie Bauer from private equity firm Golden Gate Capital for $825 million.
Feb 12- Luxury clothing retailer Nicole Miller's chief executive, Bud Konheim, said Americans should stop complaining about poverty as it would be considered wealth in most other countries. Nicole Miller makes high-end fashion dresses for celebrities such as Angelica Huston, Beyoncé Knowles, Angelina Jolie and Brooke Shields.
Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week at Lincoln Center is back for a select few as event organizers strive to restore the show's exclusive reputation.
CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports how Apple products are being showcased during New York Fashion Week.
It's not about the winter; it's about appointment buying, says Charles Koppelman, CAK Entertainment CEO, discussing how the rough winter weather is affecting the retail sector.
Feb 6- Women's apparel retailer Ann Inc, owner of the Ann Taylor and Loft stores, reported fourth-quarter margins that suggested the company did not have to discount heavily in the holiday shopping season. Ann on Thursday estimated sales of $623 million, down from the $640 million it had forecast in November.
Discussing Ralph Lauren's quarterly earnings, margins and fiscal 2014 revenue outlook, with Matthew Boss, JPMorgan retail analyst.
Luxury goods producers are coming under increasing pressure in emerging markets, but while some are worried, others appear more relaxed.
NEW YORK, Feb 2- Jos. A. Bank Clothiers Inc on Sunday rejected yet another offer by rival Men's Wearhouse Inc, the latest in a prolonged acquisition battle between the two men's clothing retailers. In response to Men's Wearhouse offer last week that it is open to sweetening its spurned buyout offer under certain conditions, Jos.
Jan 28- Teen apparel retailer Abercrombie& Fitch Co stripped Chief Executive Mike Jeffries of his chairman duties, bowing to investor pressure to reduce his control over the struggling company.
Jan 28- Teen apparel retailer Abercrombie& Fitch Co stripped Chief Executive Mike Jeffries of his chairman duties and abandoned a plan aimed at blocking hostile buyout bids. The moves come little over a month after the company extended Jeffries' contract by at least a year, ignoring shareholder Engaged Capital LLC's call to replace the CEO.