Clothing

A rack of women's clothing is categorized by designer at the headquarters of The RealReal in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)

Resell jeans? Resale value goes beyond used cars

NEW YORK (AP) — Jenna Broems shops for clothes the same way she hunts for a new car: She considers resale value. Broems, who lives in Stamford, Connecticut, only buys brands like Abercrombie & Fitch […]

05/09/2014

Penny and Phil Sound Bite

Where to get back to school clothes deals

It’s back to school time. Getting your students dressed for class can be expensive, but it doesn’t have to be. The Deals Diva, Marla Jo Fisher, shared tips for where to get the best deals […]

08/07/2013

Adam Bernhard

Adam Bernhard on Business Rockstars

Today on Business Rockstars, Ken Rutkowski talks with Adam Bernhard, the founder and Chief Executive Officer of HauteLook, a leading online private sale site offering the top brands in women’s and men’s fashion and accessories, beauty, kids’ apparel and toys, and home décor. In 2011, Nordstrom aquired Hautelook for $270 million.

07/16/2013

Talia Hancock

Talia Hancock on Business Rockstars

Today on Business Rockstars, Ken Rutkowski talks with Talia Hancock, a teen model turned fashion entrepreneur. After graduating from business school, she started, Talia Hancock, a cross-cultural fashion company that blends Peruvian luxury with Southern California comfort.

07/15/2013

US companies detail Bangladesh safety pact

NEW YORK (AP) — A group of 17 U.S. retailers and clothing makers have agreed to a five-year safety pact aimed at improving conditions at Bangladesh factories that calls for inspecting all factories that supply […]

07/10/2013

Maggie and Michael sound bite

Garment factory collapse spurs ethical shoppers

The 19-year-old seamstress who survived for 17 days in the rubble of a collapsed garment factory in Bangladesh will not be going back to factory work. She’s been given a new job at an international […]

06/08/2013

Mohammed Sohel Rana, owner of a building that collapsed in Bangladesh. (AP Photo)

Bangladesh building collapse toll hits 675

DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — Bangladeshi police are investigating possible murder charges against the owner of a shoddily built factory that collapsed nearly two weeks ago after the wife of a garment worker crushed in the […]

05/06/2013

People and rescuers gather after an eight story building collapsed in Savar, Bangladesh. (AP Photo)

87 dead in Bangladesh garment factory collapse

SAVAR, Bangladesh (AP) — Rescuers using floodlights worked into the night Wednesday to attempt to free dozens of people believed trapped under an eight-story building housing garment factories that collapsed near Bangladesh’s capital.

04/24/2013

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