President Mauricio Macri's promise to end trade restrictions and open Argentine commerce to the world have fallen flat for many importers, while manufacturers fear an increase in foreign goods is stifling local business.
Nike, Under Armour and Lululemon shares were down on Thursday, raising questions of whether athletic leisure wear can maintain its torrid growth amid competition from denim and possible shopper fatigue.
One year ago, British fashion designers took a very public stand against Brexit. An estimated 90% of London-based creators aghast at the very idea of leaving Europe, as many very firmly spoke out against any such divorce. Today, they await the divorce with trepidation.