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Gucci, Forever 21 End Battle of the Stripes

Gucci and Forever 21 are settling their differences over stripes. The American fast fashion giant and the Italian design house appear to have managed to settle the trademark lawsuit that Forever 21 filed against Gucci in June 2017, claiming that Gucci had repeatedly threatened to sue Forever 21 f…

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What Is the State Of the Global Luxury Industry?

Top executives of the luxury industry gathered in Milan earlier this month to discuss key insights in a series of panels at the Fashion CEO Roundtable. The strategic highlight of the summit was the health of the luxury and fashion industry, intertwined with an uncomfortable feeling regarding a la…

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How the Digital Experience Is Revolutionizing Black Friday

Black Friday, a term that’s synonymous with the first shopping day after Thanksgiving has become nothing short of an institution. And Black Friday continues to be an important sales driver for retailers. This year retailers began “leaking” digital ads for Black Friday specials as early as Novembe…

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Stan Lee: A Mash of Superheroes and Capitalism

Superheroes like Spider-Man, the Avengers, and the X-Men have more than just garish costumes or bonkers superpowers. They have relatable, flawed personalities too. But Lee’s journey from dime-store comic creator to the public face of a $4 billion entertainment juggernaut (the price paid by the Wa…