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UK: Mothercare CFO takes Debenhams finance chief role

1 hour 12 min ago
UK department store retailer Debenhams has appointed Mothercare CFO Matt Smith as its finance chief.

US: Kellwood buys Parker contemporary apparel brand

July 25, 2014 - 17:28
US clothing giant Kellwood Company has acquired Parker, a distinctive player in contemporary apparel.

US: Kellwood acquires contemporary group Parker

July 25, 2014 - 17:28
US clothing giant Kellwood Company has acquired Parker, a distinctive player in contemporary apparel.

Top stories this week on just-style...

July 25, 2014 - 13:54
The most-read stories on just-style this week include a look at how clothing is likely to remain a focus for Tesco despite its upcoming CEO change, a snapshot of Myanmar's textile and apparel industry, and the Alliance for Bangladesh Worker Safety annual report, which reveals that progress is far from over a year on from its inception.

UK: Tesco's Dawson to take M&S IT head role

July 25, 2014 - 13:30
UK retailer Marks & Spencer has poached Tesco's chief information officer for online, Carl Dawson, as its IT director.

US: PTC to expand IoT technology with Axeda buy

July 25, 2014 - 13:23
PTC is to acquire privately-held Axeda Corp for US$170m in a move that will help the software solution provider expand its Internet of Things (IoT) portfolio.

SOUTH AFRICA: 3,000 cotton sector workers begin strike

July 25, 2014 - 12:31
Around 3,000 cotton sector employees have downed tools after the Southern African Clothing & Textile Workers' Union (SACTWU) issued a strike notice earlier this week over wages.

SOUTH AFRICA: 3,000 cotton sector employees begin strike

July 25, 2014 - 12:31
Around 3,000 cotton sector employees have downed tools after the Southern African Clothing & Textile Workers' Union (SACTWU) issued a strike notice earlier this week over wages.

US: Under Armour "bullish" in full-year guidance rise

July 25, 2014 - 12:21
An increase in projected full-year earnings and revenue at Under Armour has been described as "bullish" and a "positive catalyst" move by one analyst.

US: Under Armour "bullish" in FY guidance rise

July 25, 2014 - 12:21
An increase in projected full-year earnings and revenue at Under Armour has been described as "bullish" and a "positive catalyst" move by one analyst.

US: Deckers back on trajectory for earnings growth

July 25, 2014 - 12:11
Deckers Outdoor is back on the trajectory for earnings growth, an analyst has said, despite the US footwear specialist revealing a widening in first-quarter losses.

US: AAFA urges Senate to modify Bangladesh provisions

July 25, 2014 - 11:50
The American Apparel & Footwear Association (AAFA) is urging the US Senate to modify provisions of its Defence Appropriations legislation for Bangladesh to offer a more inclusive approach.

FRANCE: LVMH H1 fashion and leather profit flat

July 25, 2014 - 11:48
French luxury goods giant LVMH Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton posted flat first-half earnings for its fashion and leather goods division, despite "strong creative momentum" at its Louis Vuitton brand.

US: Columbia Sportswear narrows Q2 net loss

July 25, 2014 - 10:23
Outdoor apparel and footwear specialist Columbia Sportswear has narrowed its net losses in the second quarter, despite incurring costs from its acquisition of prAna.

GERMANY: Clothing sector sceptical on labelling plans

July 25, 2014 - 09:49
Germany's textile and fashion industry is sceptical about proposals by development minister Gerd Müller to establish minimum health, safety and social standards in outsourced manufacturing countries.

GERMANY: Clothing sector skeptical on Govt labelling plans

July 25, 2014 - 09:49
Germany's textile and fashion industry is sceptical about proposals by development minister Gerd Müller to establish minimum health, safety and social standards in outsourced manufacturing countries.

US: Carter's Q2 exceeds company expectations

July 25, 2014 - 09:42
Children's wear company Carter's has booked an increase in second-quarter earnings and sales, exceeding the firm's expectations.

US: Cabela's records mixed Q2 results

July 24, 2014 - 18:26
Outdoor and camping retailer Cabela's has booked a mixed set of results in its second-quarter, with earnings down and sales having edged up.

US: Wal-Mart US chief resignation little surprise

July 24, 2014 - 18:08
The resignation of Bill Simon as the head of Wal-Mart's US division has come as little surprise, an analyst has said, after being passed over for the CEO role last year.

US: Wal-Mart replaces US division chief

July 24, 2014 - 16:08
US retail giant Wal-Mart has replaced the CEO of its US division, promoting Greg Foran into the role.

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