Once they’ve cracked Brazil and Mexico, many fashion executives are now looking to Colombia, South America’s third biggest economy, to help boost their balance sheets as the country shakes off its violent image.
Asos Plc shares rose as much as 17 percent following a newspaper report that the U.K.’s largest online-only fashion retailer is the subject of takeover speculation.
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Laney Crowell, executive director of online global communications at Estée Lauder, says take the time to build a foundation. Sometimes, the slower you go, the faster you will get there.
Aurora James of Brother Vellies is preserving the traditional shoemaking craft of South Africa and building an emerging business in the process.
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No longer characterised by 9-inch board shorts and graphics targeting teenagers, the men’s swimwear market is growing and giving rise to a wave of brands with broader lifestyle propositions.
The unfilled Rana Plaza compensation fund exposes the fashion industry’s inability to hold brands accountable for their actions, even when those actions have disastrous consequences.
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