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Friday, April 29, 2016 at 2:16pm
TJX Cos. Inc.’s Carol Meyrowitz saw her annual base salary remain unchanged for fiscal 2016 at nearly $1.6 million. The company’s chairman saw a 31.8 percent decline in total compensation to $19.6 million from $28.7 million, mostly due to a decline in stock awards. There was... read more
Friday, April 29, 2016 at 2:12pm
Forget the wrist, wearables are moving even closer to the consumer. MC10 Inc. and PCH have teamed up to commercialize what are essentially smart temporary tattoos. The skin-worn, ultrathin, stretchable, customizable and disposable stamp is officially called a Wearable... read more
Friday, April 29, 2016 at 2:05pm
A roller coaster day in the market on Friday trimmed the month’s gains to just 0.26 percent. At one point the Dow Jones Industrial average tumbled 200 points, but managed to recover and keep the losses at just 57 points to end the day at 17,733. In a similar pattern, the S&... read more
Friday, April 29, 2016 at 2:04pm
Being brand ambassador is nice work if you can get it. In order to land the job, you have to encompass the values of the brand. To that end, Jessica Springsteen was practically born to be a brand ambassador for Polo Ralph Lauren, a role she has accepted, the company revealed.... read more
Friday, April 29, 2016 at 2:04pm
Being brand ambassador is nice work if you can get it. In order to land the job, you have to encompass the values of the brand. To that end, Jessica Springsteen was practically born to be a brand ambassador for Polo Ralph Lauren, a role she has accepted, the company revealed.... read more
Friday, April 29, 2016 at 1:54pm
LONDON — Fashion Revolution, the nonprofit organization based in London, has responded to criticism of the Transparency Index the group released earlier this month that called out luxury and fast-fashion brands on their lack of visibility in the supply chain. The group... read more
Friday, April 29, 2016 at 1:54pm
LONDON — Fashion Revolution, the nonprofit organization based in London, has responded to criticism of the Transparency Index the group released earlier this month that called out luxury and fast-fashion brands on their lack of visibility in the supply chain. The group... read more
Friday, April 29, 2016 at 12:19pm
GET YOUR CAMERAS READY: Beginning Monday afternoon, Instagram will highlight the best videos from the Met Ball in a dedicated video channel within the Explore section of the app. The collection will be viewable until Tuesday at 5 p.m. EST. Videos can run as long as 60 seconds.... read more
Friday, April 29, 2016 at 12:05pm
LONDON — The American actress and film director Angela Bassett has teamed with Dr. Barbara Sturm on a specialized skin-care range that will launch worldwide in July. Called “Darker Skin Tones by Dr. Barbara Sturm,” the line contains ingredients that aim to help the skin, reduce... read more
Friday, April 29, 2016 at 12:03pm
Wearable tech is moving beyond fitness trackers, smartwatches and smart glasses. That’s according to a new report from market research firm Tractica. Despite what some have perceived as slow adoption or doubt among the average consumer, the researchers found the market for... read more

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