Hugo Boss Q2 Earnings Up 8 Percent, Meets Expectations

Hugo by Hugo Boss autumn/winter 2014 | Source: Hugo Boss

FRANKFURT, Germany — Hugo Boss AG, the German luxury clothing maker, reported second-quarter earnings that met analysts’ estimates as the company opened more of its own stores to showcase its goods and rely less on outside retailers.

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H&M CEO Warns Rising Bangladeshi Wages May Spook Some Firms

Karl-Johan Persson | Source: Reuters

FRANKFURT, Germany — Hennes & Mauritz (H&M), the world's second-biggest fashion retailer, supports higher wages for textile workers in Bangladesh, its chief executive said, but warned that higher costs could also prompt some companies to go elsewhere.

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