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Nike cites 'conduct' violations, top executive out

Mar 16, 2018 - 3:51 PM

Nike announces the surprise departure of top executive Trevor Edwards, who was considered a potential successor to the firm's CEO

EXIT. Nike announces the surprise departure of top executive Trevor Edwards. File photo

Kreasi empat brand street fashion Jakarta

Oct 26, 2016 - 2:52 PM

Empat desainer baru dengan koleksi gaya urban street fashion tampil di gelaran ‘Jakarta Fashion Week 2017’

Empat desainer muda Jakarta menampilkan karya mereka di ajang 'Senayan City Hype Street Fashion' sebagai bagian dari 'Jakarta Fashion Week 2017'. Foto oleh Jakarta Fashion Week 2017.

Sales slump worsens at fashion group Gap

May 11, 2016 - 9:20 PM

Key challenges include competition from fast fashion chains like H M and Uniqlo

epa02612287 United States apparel maker GAP Inc.'s new flagship store in the up-market Ginza shopping district in downtown Tokyo, Japan, 03 March, 2011. The store is part of GAP's recent move into the Asian market. The company also plans to open 11 stores this year in Hong Kong and China. EPA/EVERETT KENNEDY BROWN

Aquino: PH is an easy brand to sell

Oct 29, 2015 - 6:05 PM

But corruption and impunity make the task a challenge says the salesman in chief of the Philippines

President Benigno S. Aquino III tours and views the exhibit on the 17th Asia Pacific Retailers Convention and Exhibit (APRCE) at the SMX Convention Center, Mall of Asia, Pasay City on Thursday (Oct 29, 2015). This year’s theme: “Asia Fast Forward”. Also in photo is Department of Trade and Industry Secretary Gregory Domingo. (Photo by Rolando Mailo / Malacañang Photo Bureau)

Geox founder: Be unique, protect your ideas

Oct 13, 2015 - 2:54 PM

Mario Moretti Polegato the man behind the breathable shoes brand says innovation is key to succeed in the global economy but it has to be clearly defined

Facing sales slump, American Apparel to close stores

Jul 07, 2015 - 5:29 PM

The LA based company plans to slash 30 million in spending over the next 18 months by closing underperforming stores in yet undisclosed locations and numbers

AMERICAN APPAREL. The LA-based company plans on closing some of its 239 stores worldwide.

Filipino fiber makes it to Rome runway

Sep 21, 2013 - 1:10 PM

Filipino designers to showcase creations in Rome made out of indigenous fiber

FIBER. Indigenous materials are a perfect feature for high-fashion pieces. Rappler file photo

American Apparel calling out for transgender models

Aug 25, 2013 - 8:19 PM

US fashion wear company states broad qualifications in its search

LGBT SPIRIT. No experience necessary, company says in its open call. Photo from Veejay Floresca's Instagram

The university of ukay

Dec 02, 2012 - 9:53 PM

Read this first before you scour through the racks of an ukay ukay store for the first time

GREAT FINDS. You'll find useful items in an ukay-ukay store if you have the patience to scour through racks. Screen grab from YouTube (Jeff Werner)