The final six contestants on U.S. television's "Project Runway" showed their design collections on Friday, hoping to become the hit show's winner and someday join the professionals on the fashion show circuit.
Snowboarding gear retailer Zumiez Inc posted a surprise 0.2 percent rise in August sales at stores open at least a year, sending its shares up 6 percent in after-market trading. Six analysts, were on average, expecting same-store sales to fall 3.
U.S.-focused consumer goods exporter Li & Fung said on Wednesday it will pay $330 million to buy U.S. handbag importer Van Zeeland to become a leading handbag supplier in the United states. Li & Fung, which counts U.S.
A U.S. trade court on Thursday rejected an importer's claim that differing tariff rates for men's gloves amounted to unconstitutional sex discrimination, in a case closely watched by the fashion industry. The U.S.
British supermodel Naomi Campbell was ordered Friday June 20th to do 200 hours of community service for assaulting two police officers trying to eject her from a plane after a foul-mouthed tirade over lost luggage.
British supermodel Naomi Campbell was ordered Friday June 20th to do 200 hours of community service for assaulting two police officers trying to eject her from a plane after a furious row over lost luggage.
The following are notable quotes from the Reuters 2008 Consumer and Retail Summit: IRA KALISH, DIRECTOR CONSUMER BUSINESS, DELOITTE RESEARCH "We will see M&A starting up again substantially when the credit crunch is over and that will be when the financial markets are convinced most of the bad assets have been fully accounted for.
Dow Chemical Co hiked prices on products used in everything from diapers to antifreeze. American Airlines wants $15 to check your luggage. Then there's $4 gasoline and those rising grocery bills. But for all the worry over inflation, the U.S.