G-III Licenses Genesco for Bass Footwear

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G-III has licensed Genesco for footwear under the G.H. Bass brand in the U.S. and Canada.

Dress Shirt Maker Enro Launches E-Commerce

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Enro, the 96-year-old dress shirt brand, has launched e-commerce.

Karmaloop Restructuring, May be Bought by Damon Dash and Kanye West

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E-commerce streetwear retailer Karmaloop Inc. announced a restructuring as a part of a chapter 11 bankruptcy filing.

Guest Editorial: No Sane Retailer Would Ask a Customer for a Different Card

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Jack Abelson questions the NRF’s premise that a court ruling would really lead to retailers asking customers to use a credit card with a lower swipe fee.

Target to Raise its Minimum Wage After All

Target’s change of heart could be blamed on a number of factors, including public pressure, bad press about its massive layoffs and a competitive job market.

Men’s Wearhouse Burglar Prefers Joseph Abboud in Three Break-Ins

The Men’s Wearhouse store on Madison Avenue in Manhattan has been hit three times by a burglar who only steals Joseph Abboud apparel.

Terry J. Lundgren Global Retailing Conference to Focus on Omni-Channel

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The theme for the 19th annual Global Retailing Conference at the University of Arizona’s Terry J. Lundgren Center for Retailing is “Everywhere at Once”.

In Other News: Whistleblower Says JCPenney Overcharged Customers

Former JCPenney employee Robert Blatchford has filed a claim against the retailer under the State of Florida’s Private Whistleblower Act.

Should Retailers Hire Search Engine Optimization Experts?

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A reader asks marketing expert John Fell, “Should I be paying an SEO specialist to get more organic visits to my website?”

Peter Dundas Named Creative Director at Roberto Cavalli

Peter Dundas has been named creative director at Roberto Cavalli, overseeing menswear, women’s wear and accessories.