Kiran Rai never thought a sarcastic sense of humor would be the foundation for her own apparel business. The single mother designed a t-shirt with the slogan "Adopt me, Angelina", poking fun at actress Angelina Jolie.
For the man who has everything except that perfect alligator skin jacket, he need only visit Hermes' newly opened boutique on Madison Avenue in New York, where the snappy garment sells for 158,000 dollars.
Retailers are using a host of strategies in adapting to the downturn -- from improving their products to expanding their e-commerce businesses -- which they hope will better position themselves for a rebound in the ec...
Phillips-Van Heusen Corp, a clothing manufacturer that owns the Calvin Klein brand, said its Izod brand will sponsor the IndyCar Series, marking the open-wheel racing sport's first title sponsor since 2001.