Peru Hopes to Become Leading Textile Exporter

The country has had significant growth with exporting Pima cotton and alpaca wool since a free trade agreement was established with the U.S. in 2009.

– November 25, 2014


H&M Opening Mexico Store

The store will open in summer of 2015 with more than 25,000 square feet of space in Playa del Carmen.

– November 20, 2014


Americas at Forefront of Growing Retail Property Market

According to Cushman & Wakefield’s report, New York’s Fifth Avenue is the world’s most expensive retail location.

– November 19, 2014


Avon Resets Latin American Management

Chief marketing officer Patricia Perez-Ayala will leave the company on Jan. 2.

– November 18, 2014


Brazil's O Boticário Eyes 200 International Stores

Brazilian perfumery chain O Boticário hopes to double its store count to 200 in the international arena by 2018.

– November 17, 2014

The Markets

Premiere Vision Flexes Its Muscles in Brazil

The fair is also deploying a Latin American textile fashion trends service and designer consultancy capability to prop up its fortunes.

– November 17, 2014


O’Boticario, Natura Take Top Prizes at Brazilian Beauty Awards

Three companies took the bulk of awards.

– November 12, 2014


Marc Dietz Heads Marketing at RetailNext

Former IBM executive will serve as chief marketing officer of retail analytics firm.

– November 12, 2014


Joe Fresh Sets Next Leg of Global Expansion

Over the next five years, the retailer sees up to 84 locations operating in Mexico and Honduras, Costa Rica, Guatemala, Nicaragua and El Salvador.

– November 12, 2014


Nations Take Steps Toward Asia Pacific FTA

Leaders of the APEC forum pledged their support for a regional free-trade deal known as the Free-Trade Area of the Asia Pacific.

– November 11, 2014


H&M Pushes Growth, Talks Sustainability

The retailer's ambitious agenda may seem at odds with sustainability and human rights. But not to Karl-Johan Persson, managing director of Hennes & Mauritz AB.

– November 7, 2014


Louis Vuitton Tops Stylophane's List of Most Engaged Fashion Brands

The French luxury brand registered 1.23 million “post likes” on Facebook last month.

– November 6, 2014

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