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Retail Imports to Increase 6.1 Percent in April, says NRF

WASHINGTON, April 7, 2014 – Import volume at the nation’s major retail container ports is expected to increase 6.1 percent in April, according to the monthly Global Port Tracker report released today by the National Retail Federation and Hackett Associates. “With winter over, retailers are stocking up in anticipation of …
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The Future of iPad Apps in Retail

How the iPad is transforming the industry by: David Harouche Due to its stability, ease of use, and popularity with developers, the iPad arguably has become one of the fastest growing platforms for retailers and solution providers. According to IHL Group, more than 2.7 million tablets will ship for use …
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Tom Murry Retires as CEO of Calvin Klein Inc

NEW YORK, Mar 25, 2014/ — After 17 years at Calvin Klein, 10 years of them as Chief Executive Officer, Tom Murry retires from his post on a high note. Under his leadership, Calvin Klein has grown from $2.8 billion in global retail sales in 2003 to close to $8 …
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Fashion Meets the Super Bowl at H&M with David Beckham

NEW YORK, Jan 22, 2014/ — H&M and David Beckham fans already knows that the David Beckham Bodywear will return to the Super Bowl. What they did not know is that Beckham filmed two alternative versions of the action-packed spot, #Covered and #Uncovered, and consumers can vote on which one …
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H&M to Open New Location in Frisco, Texas in Fall 2014

DALLAS, Dec 18, 2013/ — With its location at Northpark Center a bona fide success, trendy global retailer H&M is now eyeing Stonebriar Centre Mall at Frisco, Texas which is only 21 miles north, and practically a “neighbor” by Texas standards. H&M at Stonebriar Centre Mall will offer more shoppers …
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Mango Embraces Plus Size with its new line VIOLETA

BARCELONA, Dec 9, 2013/ — In a bold move, Mango announced the launch of VIOLETA, a new line offering sizes 40 to 52 (US sizes 10 to 22), and thus bringing the Barcelona-based label to a market that is dominated by American designers. Violeta’s message is summed up with its …