Target Corp has agreed to review its policies for screening job applicants and pay $3.74 million to settle a lawsuit claiming its use of background checks kept thousands of blacks and Hispanics from obtaining employment.
Virgil Abloh's Off-White has sued e-commerce marketplace Wish.com for selling counterfeit Off-White goods. Off-White is suing the site for lost profits and $2 million per infringement which could total $300 million.
Retailers are under increasing pressure to slash prices to keep up with competition and lure shoppers, but this practice is bringing more drawbacks than benefits, according to new research from Klarna.
Australian retail sales rebounded in February as shoppers spent on cafes, clothing and household goods, a tentative sign that consumers may be coming out of the doldrums and contribute to economic growth.
Apparel and footwear products do not feature on the proposed list of 1,300 Chinese imports marked for additional US tariffs published by the USTR on Tuesday. Textile machinery, however, is slated for further duties.
Snow drove shoppers away from UK stores last month with footfall down nearly 12% and close to 29% in the first week of the month. The new report from Ipsos Retail Performance also said London/South East suffered most.
Asos could save money on photographing its goods as a new tech deal allows it to 'dress' models and create images of them digitally. It speeds up the process and also offers future personalisation potential.