Wal-Mart Expands Enriqué Ostale's Role to Mexico

Ostale has been assigned the additional role of running Wal-Mart de México y Centroamérica as president and ceo of the company.

– December 19, 2014


Fashion Moments of 2014

Looking back on the year.

– December 19, 2014


Brazilian Fashion Incubator Gains Steam

BtoBe aims to promote up-and-coming designers internationally as the country works to rev up its textile exports.

– December 16, 2014


Brazil October Retail Sales Rise More Than Analysts Forecast

Sales increased as consumers continued to shop in the face of higher interest rates.

– December 12, 2014

The Markets

Las Vegas Shows Going More Global

Organizers must contend with a schedule that conflicts with lunar New Year celebrations.

– December 10, 2014


Brazil Beauty Market Braces for Slowdown

The masstige and premium categories will bear the brunt of a prolonged slump in Latin America’s biggest economy.

– December 8, 2014


They Are Wearing: Art Basel, Miami Beach

As the annual Art Basel fair took over Miami Beach this week, south Florida temperatures dictated most fashion choices.

– December 5, 2014


Brazil's Riachuelo Sees Sales Boost From Versace Capsule

Flavio Rocha, the Brazilian department store chain's ceo, expects its fledgling Versace capsule collection to sharply boost sales.

– December 5, 2014

The Markets

Mexico Approves Six-Prong Textiles Aid Package

The package is aimed to shield its industry from undervalued Asian imports and bolster its competitiveness.

– December 4, 2014


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

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