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Thursday, April 28, 2016 at 3:51pm
Amazon’s first-quarter profits totaled $513 million or $1.07 per diluted share, and compared with a net loss of $57 million, or 12 cents, a year ago. Net sales increased 28.2 percent to $29.1 billion, up from $22.7 billion a year earlier. The company is looking for second-... read more
Thursday, April 28, 2016 at 2:40pm
Hanesbrands Inc. may have just revealed one acquisition, but more may be on the way. Shares of Hanesbrands Inc. rose 6.3 percent on Thursday to close at $29.53 as investors appeared to cheer the group’s $800 million, all-cash deal to buy Australia’s Pacific Brands Ltd.... read more
Thursday, April 28, 2016 at 2:06pm
Columbia Sportswear Company delivered a record for its first-quarter sales and beat analyst’s earnings estimates. Net income for the quarter rose 20 percent to $31.8 million, or 45 cents a diluted share, up from $26.5 million, or 37 cents, a year ago. This easily beat the... read more
Thursday, April 28, 2016 at 1:26pm
SOCK STORY: The biannual luxury men’s magazine Hercules is celebrating its 10th anniversary by partnering with Falke, a heritage sock and hosiery brand, on a capsule collection of socks. The line includes a sports sock made from silk embroidered with “coming of age.” The socks... read more
Thursday, April 28, 2016 at 1:13pm
FIT alumni Joe Zee and Ivy Ross will be the keynote speakers and receive honorary Doctor of Humane Letters degrees at the Fashion Institute of Technology’s commencement on May 19. Zee is editor in chief and executive creative director of Yahoo Style, and Ross is a jewelry... read more
Thursday, April 28, 2016 at 1:00pm
Visit the original post to see all 8 images from this gallery. We stopped by Carpenters Workshop Gallery in midtown Manhattan this week to check out Maarten Baas’ unique collection of furniture made from a spot welded patchwork of metal. The Dutch designer dubbed the exhibit “... read more
Thursday, April 28, 2016 at 12:49pm
HELPING HANDS: The British Fashion Council and the BFC Fashion Trust have partnered with the online fashion retail platform Farfetch. Launched in 2011, the Fashion Trust is a charity initiative that offers financial aid and mentoring to selected designers. The e-commerce site... read more
Thursday, April 28, 2016 at 12:47pm
Plumber, stuntman, inventor and filmmaker Colin Furze has quickly become well-known for the insane gadgets that he has put together. His latest, just a hoverbike, that actually flies. Ford commissioned Furze to come up with some “weird and whacky machines,” and he did just... read more
Thursday, April 28, 2016 at 12:13pm
So you’ve made it past hump day, congrats. Now it’s just a matter of powering through Thursday and getting to Friday, the sweet, sweet gatekeeper of the weekend. As usual, we’ve compiled few shopping destinations and upcoming events to remind you there’s a reason to keep going... read more
Thursday, April 28, 2016 at 12:12pm
Visit the original post to see all 8 images from this gallery. One of our favorite upcoming Russian labels, Sputnik 1985, has just served up a new seasonal lookbook for SS16. The analog photo set highlights the broadest selection of goods we’ve seen thus far from the label,... read more

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