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Thursday, May 5, 2016 at 10:28am
The Association of American Port Authorities has set the agenda for the 25th edition of its Latin American Congress of Ports. Scheduled for Merida, Mexico, from Nov. 29 to Dec. 2, the event will bring together more than 400 international port leaders during four days of... read more
Thursday, May 5, 2016 at 10:20am
ALL ACCESS: Think of Bkstg as a little bit like a dating app of sorts for artists, their followers and brands to connect. The app, with $20 million of funding under its belt, continues to steadily add artists to its fold with Kayture blogger and L’Oréal brand ambassador... read more
Thursday, May 5, 2016 at 10:11am
MILAN — Salvatore Ferragamo SpA on Thursday confirmed it is in talks with Eraldo Poletto about him becoming the group’s new chief executive officer. It said the process of his taking on the role will be discussed at a board meeting May 12, which was already slated to approve... read more
Thursday, May 5, 2016 at 10:03am
VF Corp. and its Lee brand in Asia has received an Edison Award for its Jade Fusion Denim. The award is for the bronze placement and is in the Materials Science category. The Edison Awards honors the best in innovation in the development of new products and services. The... read more
Thursday, May 5, 2016 at 10:02am
L Brands Inc. stock is declining by over 9 percent to $72.43 after the company reported same-store sales that fell 1 percent in April, missing the Thomson Reuters estimate for an increase of 4.8 percent. L Brands said net sales increased 2 percent to $737.5 million for the four... read more
Thursday, May 5, 2016 at 9:54am
LONDON — UBS has offered Burberry some very public advice about how to improve sales and profits at the company, which has seen revenue and profit growth shrink over the past year. Slashing expenses and keeping a lid on bonuses is only part of the solution, according to two... read more
Thursday, May 5, 2016 at 9:52am
ETERNAL SECRET: American innerwear and beauty retailer Victoria’s Secret, part of L Brands, is steadily growing its retail presence in the Italian market since inking a franchise agreement with Percassi in March 2015. Percassi, known for its beauty brands Kiko Milano and Madina... read more
Thursday, May 5, 2016 at 9:52am
ETERNAL SECRET: American innerwear and beauty retailer Victoria’s Secret, part of L Brands, is steadily growing its retail presence in the Italian market since inking a franchise agreement with Percassi in March 2015. Percassi, known for its beauty brands Kiko Milano and Madina... read more
Thursday, May 5, 2016 at 9:51am
MILAN — After three years, Alessandra Facchinetti is leaving her role as creative director of Tod’s women’s collections. Her last collection was for fall. “I would like to thank Alessandra for her contribution to Tod’s,” said chairman and chief executive officer Diego Della... read more
Thursday, May 5, 2016 at 9:48am
Hearst Tower turned into a Chippendales for a moment Wednesday night. A crew of male dancers gyrated on a small makeshift stage on the 44th floor of the publishing house’s headquarters in New York. Slowly peeling off their clothes, the shirtless dancers began grinding with... read more

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