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Tuesday, July 26, 2016 at 10:06am
Materials manufacturer Covestro, among the world’s largest polymer companies, including products for the textiles, synthetic leather and show industries, reported increases in net income and earnings for the second quarter ended June 30. Formerly Bayer MaterialScience, Covestro... read more
Tuesday, July 26, 2016 at 10:02am
GOING EAST: The contemporary label Être Cecile will be taking over Modern Society this Friday, setting up a one-day pop-up shop in the East London concept store. The brand, which is the brainchild of retail consultants Yasmin Sewell, Kyle Robinson and Jemma Dyas, will mark the... read more
Tuesday, July 26, 2016 at 10:02am
GOING EAST: The contemporary label Être Cecile will be taking over Modern Society this Friday, setting up a one-day pop-up shop in the East London concept store. The brand, which is the brainchild of retail consultants Yasmin Sewell, Kyle Robinson and Jemma Dyas, will mark the... read more
Tuesday, July 26, 2016 at 9:47am
This spring, Under Armour will be in the house at Kohl’s. The Menomonee Falls, Wisc.-based retailer today unveiled a partnership with the performance apparel, footwear and equipment brand, furthering its commitment to become “the active and wellness destination for families.”... read more
Tuesday, July 26, 2016 at 9:38am
Wall Street is warming up to Gap Inc. and trying to get into the stock before it goes any higher. Wolfe Research analyst Adrienne Yih upgraded her rating on Gap Inc. to “outperform” from “peer perform” and gave the stock a 2017 year-end price target of $30. She said that... read more
Tuesday, July 26, 2016 at 9:34am
BigCommerce, an e-commerce platform for midsize brands, has hired a new chief product officer who aims to guide merchants through what he calls “the second phase of technology.” Jimmy Duvall will oversee all aspects of product management, design and strategy and will report to... read more
Tuesday, July 26, 2016 at 9:27am
Kenneth Cole Productions is going back to Black next month, launching the first permanent introduction to the fragrance franchise since 2009. Parlux Ltd., which took over the brand’s license from Coty in 2013, has spent the better part of this year bulking up Kenneth Cole’s men... read more
Tuesday, July 26, 2016 at 9:22am
PHILADELPHIA — Grammy Award-winning R&B singer Alicia Keys doesn’t have any plans to send Donald Trump a Valentine’s Day card — but she might consider sending him a little “love infusion.” Keys was in the City of Brotherly Love on Monday night for a panel at Politico Hub, a... read more
Tuesday, July 26, 2016 at 9:18am
RISD SETTLES: As part of the city of Providence’s $210,000 settlement with a Rhode Island man, who was beaten by police in 2009, the Rhode Island School of Design, which was named in the lawsuit, will pay an additional $45,000. Luis Mendonca, who has no affiliation with the... read more
Tuesday, July 26, 2016 at 9:18am
RISD SETTLES: As part of the city of Providence’s $210,000 settlement with a Rhode Island man, who was beaten by police in 2009, the Rhode Island School of Design, which was named in the lawsuit, will pay an additional $45,000. Luis Mendonca, who has no affiliation with the... read more

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