Start-up,Athos creates "smart" apparel that measures muscle performance with built-in sensors. Dhananja Jayalath, CEO and co-founder of Athos, discusses.» Read More
Rahul Sharma, managing director at Neev Capital, says that the apparel retail sector is struggling, especially due to online competition.
May 13- Apparel retailer American Apparel Inc said former Chief Executive Dov Charney sued the company and its chairman Colleen Brown, alleging defamation and mental and emotional distress. American Apparel said on Wednesday it would "vigorously dispute" the claims. Charney also filed a $30 million defamation lawsuit last week against Standard General LP,...
This $50-million-plus company is envisioning the day when hotel guests will have their closet filled with pre-rented clothes upon arrival.
Mommy-run start-up Moxie Jean is an online retailer of gently used kids and maternity clothing. The moms have raised $1.3 million.
Online flower purchases for Mother's Day spike at the last minute, compared to jewelry or fashion.
Footwear company Toms celebrates its ninth anniversary with a fundraising project that encourages people to Instagram photos of their bare feet.
Levi Strauss & Co. CEO Chip Bergh, discusses where the consumer is spending money, and staying competitive in the retail environment.
LONDON, April 29- European shares edged up early on Wednesday, helped by better-than-expected results from UK clothing retailer Next, Swedish bank Handelsbanken and Dutch nutritional supplements DSM, among others. The three stocks, up between 1.6 percent and 3 percent, were among the top gainers on the pan-European FTSEurofirst 300 index, which was up 0.3...
After its first brick-and-mortar "pop-up" store in Singapore, e-retailer Zalora has opened another in Hong Kong. Cheng Xun Chua, managing director of Zalora Hong Kong, explains the move.
Jordan Spieth's Masters victory not only heralds the arrival of golf's newest young gun, it highlights the rivalry between Under Armour and Nike.
Nike may be the secret to your next low-risk, high-reward trade.
After being made redundant at 24, Michelle Mone, founder of Ultimo, talks about the underwear business, her new book and her tips on launching a business.
CNBC's retail analyst, Stacey Widlitz, talks about the mixed U.S. retail sector, with specific discussion on Costco's great performance.
Linda Heasley, Lane Bryant CEO, and Ashley Graham, model and body activist, discuss the plus-size market and the company's new "We're No Angels" campaign.
Luxury goods firms have been hesitant to embrace new digital trends, but as the industry faces a slowdown companies must evolve, analysts say.
Can Adidas recover from 7 percent sales slip to become 'cool' again in the U.S.?
Lululemon Athletica reported a slightly higher quarterly net profit on Thursday, helped by a 5 percent rise in comparable store sales.
H&M's first quarter earnings have beaten expectations. Jyrki Tervonen, CFO of H&M, talks about the pressure of the strong U.S. dollar, and the brand's outlook for the coming year.
The strong dollar will impact earnings, the key is knowing what companies will weather the storm best, two experts said.
LONDON, March 19- British clothing retailer Next cut its sales guidance for 2015-16, highlighting weaker collections after reporting a 12.5 percent rise in annual profit and a dividend increase. Next, which trades from over 500 stores in Britain and Ireland and almost 200 stores overseas as well as the Directory catalogue and internet business, on Thursday...