Over the year ending April 2017, the Consumer Price Index for All Urban Consumers (CPI-U) apparel index rose 0.5 per cent in the US market, according to ‘The Economics Daily’ released by the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Agricultural experts from the US Department of Agriculture’s Agricultural Research Service are in talks with Pakistani government, agriculturists and the private sector on improving cotton productivity.
The Subscription Commerce Conversion Index found that 84% of subscription businesses struggle to find new customers. Consumer goods services ranked third, followed by publishing and entertainment services.
The 10-year deal between Under Armour and the MLB that replaces Nike will now begin in 2019. The athletic apparel company will debut the new on-field uniforms in 2019 and will make fan merchandise available in 2018.
In an effort to protect vulnerable communities across the world, the Levi Strauss Foundation is donating $1 million in grants to help underserved populations in the areas of education, legal support and advocacy.