Fruit of the Loom is moving its HQ ops out of the UK with 70 jobs to be lost as a result. The US-based company is relocating manufacturing to mainland Europe and to North Africa as it optimises its supply chain.
Top U.S., Canadian and Mexican officials are in constant contact about slow-moving talks to revitalise NAFTA and are ready to meet at any time to push the process forwards, Canada’s foreign minister said on Tuesday.
U.S. civil liberties groups on Tuesday called on Amazon to stop offering facial recognition services to governments, warning that the software could be used to target immigrants and people of colour unfairly.
Washington and Beijing both claimed victory on Monday as the world’s two largest economies stepped back from the brink of a global trade war and agreed to hold further talks to boost U.S. exports to China.
Brooks Running Company has already signed on to work with Superfeet Worldwide Inc.'s new US-based factory, Flowbuilt Manufacturing, whose capacities speed up the design-to-market process for in-line and custom sneakers.
The U.S. trade war with China is “on hold” after the world’s largest economies agreed to drop their tariff threats while they work on a wider trade agreement, U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Sunday.
President Donald Trump has personally pushed the postmaster general to double the rates the U.S. Postal Service charges Amazon.com and other companies to ship packages, the Washington Post reported on Friday.
The Paris Court of Appeal has acknowledged the exclusive rights of designer Christian Louboutin for red shoe soles in a dispute pitting the label against Kesslord, a brand offering models with similar features for sale.
QVC has been sued by Skinny Brand Jeans LLC, whose founder claims that, after she pitched her line to the shopping network, it copied her slimming wash pattern for their own visually contoured skinny jeans.
Dutch retailer Hema has been instructed to pay Levi’s a fine of nearly €4.5 million after selling jeans with back pocket stitching that is very similar to the American label's well-known arcuate stitching design.
Global consumer demand for diamond jewellery hit $82 billion in 2017, up 2% from the previous year, with the US leading growth for the fourth consecutive year, according to a De Beers Group study published on Thursday.