The Spanish retail giant may be facing controversy yet again thanks to a denim skirt embellished with images that appear similar to Pepe the Frog, a meme that has become associated with white supremacy.
Some Chinese companies are migrating to the United States, a solution which seeks to work around the barriers promised by the new administration, and responds to the rising costs associated with internal production.
The US apparel industry continues to enjoy the consistent growth experienced over the past few years, according to a recent report. Conversely, footwear and fashion accessories industries are now in decline.
Some of the actively managed funds that have performed the best since the election are switching from "Trump Trade" bets on financial and infrastructure stocks into beaten-down sectors such as retail and apparel.
While high-end watches are still out of reach for most people, the increasing prevalence of deals on the grey watch market highlights the perplexing predicament in which luxury watchmakers now find themselves.