HanesBrands Posts 27.1% Gain in Q2 Profits

Net sales rose 11.9 percent.

Prada Leads Fashion Shares

WWD Global Stock Tracker gains 0.3 percent.

WWD Global Stock Tracker Gains 0.3%

Major global indices end day on an up note.

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Baring Asia Buys Stake in Cath Kidston

British band calls investment “significant.”

Currency Hits Swatch Net in First Half

Watchmaker cites negative currency environment as sales gain 4 percent in period.

Carmelo Anthony Launches Investment Firm With Stuart Goldfarb

With a newly secured Knicks contract worth $122 million, the NBA star has other things on his mind — like tech investment.

OVS IPO Expected by End of Year

Parent company Gruppo Coin is slated to spin off the Italian mass-market retailer between August and September.

Threadflip Raises $13M in Series B

The latest round was led by Norwest Venture Partners, with participation from earlier investors in the Series A round.

Fashion Stocks Slip, New CEO Boosts Tesco

WWD Global Stock Tracker starts week with 0.4 percent drop.

Jil Sander Posts Loss, Looks to Layoffs

The company is in the midst of a restructuring, filing away 2013 with a heavier loss compared with the previous year.

VF's Q2 Sees 14% Profit Gain

Outdoor and action sports boosted revenue growth, as did international sales.

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