HONG KONG, China — Adidas AG is moving some production away from Yue Yuen Industrial Holdings Ltd.’s shoe factory in Dongguan, China, where a strike over benefits and pay disrupted output for a ninth day.
BERLIN, Germany — Zalando AG, Europe’s largest online shoe and fashion retailer, appointed a law firm as it works toward an initial public offering as early as this year, according to people familiar with the matter.
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.
BERLIN, Germany — British clothes retailer Primark will pay a further $10 million in compensation to victims of the collapse of a Bangladeshi factory last year that killed more than 1,100 people.
ITALY , Germany — Hugo Boss AG, the German luxury- clothing maker, forecast accelerated sales growth and rising earnings for this year as the company spends more to promote itself in Asia.
BERLIN, Germany — Adidas aims to replicate a sports stadium experience at flagship stores around the world, part of an effort by the German sportswear firm to make more direct sales, particularly in emerging markets.
PARIS, France — Puma SE, Europe’s second-largest sporting-goods maker, ruled out a rapid recovery as it reported a slump in full-year profit.
FRANKFURT, Germany — Shareholders in German fashion house Hugo Boss can expect a higher dividend for 2013, its chief financial officer told Reuters on Friday.