U.S. Senators Finally Get The Message That Outsourcing Isn't Good For…

  • In the department of a-day-late-and-dollar-short, Senators Elizabeth Dole and Maria Cantwell have introduced legislation that would aid textile/apparel workers who lose their jobs when the work goes overseas. If those workers haven't already blown American Apparel's Dov Charney (above right), that is! [WWD]
  • Kate…
» 6/26/07 10:19am 6/26/07 10:19am

Barneys New York Goes Middle-Eastern: Will The Jews Follow?

  • The long-anticipated sale of luxury department store Barneys New York finally went down this weekend, going to a Dubai-based investment firm for $832 million and making for what was probably the smoothest Middle Eastern negotiation in modern history. [WWD, sub req'd]
  • Now that Barneys is owned by Arabs, however, does …
» 6/25/07 10:00am 6/25/07 10:00am

Limited Brands Would Like You To Buy An Angel Bra

  • Gisele got out just in time: Limited Brands — the owner of Limited, Express, Bath & Body Works, Victoria's Secret and probably some other highly-fragranced mall-type stores — is floundering, trying to sell off parts and blaming weak sales on gas prices, cold weather. [WSJ]
  • But Target is so just not having that…
» 5/24/07 11:10am 5/24/07 11:10am