July 23- Sports apparel retailer Under Armour Inc's quarterly revenue rose by more than a third as warmer weather in May and June drove demand for sports apparel and shoes. The company's net profit rose marginally to $17.7 million, or 8 cents per share, in the second quarter ended June 30, from $17.6 million, or 8 cents per share, a year earlier.» Read More
Blake Mycoskie is the brains behind TOMS, a for-profit company with a feel-good twist, that aims to make philanthropy fashionable, while growing a global brand. Armed with his new book, Mycoskie talks about growth, conscious capitalism and his thoughts on taking his company public.
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"We have had a lot of volatility on the retail sales data because of the Royal Wedding and the number of public holidays. The June data was quite positive, so I think a small increase again in July is an encouraging sign," Stephane Deo, head of european economic research at UBS, told CNBC.
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Apparel from Chinese factories is increasingly slipping into the hands of Chinese consumers, who purchase the items at a significant discount from independent sellers on websites like Taobao.com and Chinese eBay. Even shoppers in the US can get in on the deals.