Apparel

Think It's Too Early to Sell Fall Apparel? Think Again
July 27, 2017 at 3:12 pm

It’s hard to even imagine having to start wearing fleece apparel right now while it’s 90-some degrees outside. (In some places, it’s even topping 100 on a regular basis. Seriously, what’s up with that, Arizona?) But, it’s never too early to have a plan for your fall business. Now is about the time that companies…

Bowie Baysox Celebrate David Bowie With Special Uniforms
July 26, 2017 at 2:37 pm

Residents of Maryland know that the town of Bowie is actually prounounced like “buoy,” but that isn’t stopping the Bowie Baysox, minor league affiliate of the Baltimore Orioles, from doing a David Bowie-themed promotional night. To celebrate the…

Gildan Activewear to Schedule Conference Call for Second Quarter Results
July 26, 2017 at 2:20 pm

Gildan Activewear, Montreal,  will report its 2017 second quarter results on Thursday, August 3, 2017. A press release will be issued before markets open, and a conference call is scheduled at 8:30 a.m. ET to discuss the company’s results and business outlook. The conference call can be accessed by dialing (800) 447-0521 (Canada & U.S.)…

Clothes That Grow With Children Now a Reality
July 26, 2017 at 12:39 pm

Admittedly, I don't have any children, but I can imagine the usual routine of constantly having to buy them new clothes because they grow at rapid rates can be frustrating. Thankfully, KHOU.com is reporting that a London designer is here to solve your shopping woes with a…

American Eagle's New Hijab Sells Out in One Week
July 26, 2017 at 12:10 pm

This past year, Muslim apparel has been making waves in the fashion world. Clothing retailers from Dolce & Gabbana to Nike have been releasing their own Muslim fashion pieces, and the results have been positive for these companies. Now, Refinery29 is reporting that American Eagle is the latest retailer to release a Muslim apparel option…

Amazon Takes on Clothing Retailer in Trademark Battle
July 26, 2017 at 11:55 am

As Amazon continues to position itself as a powerhouse fashion company, it's even going after the little guys in court. According to The Australian, the e-commerce site is opposing the registration of the name "Glamazon" by Perth, Australia-based clothing retailer Live Clothing. The clothing company consists of…

How A T-shirt Can Get You Arrested in Turkey
July 24, 2017 at 2:49 pm

You might not think that taking a walk in Turkey wearing a $5 T-shirt that says "HERO" is enough to warrant detention, but, alas, you'd be wrong. Turkish authorities have been detaining young people wearing the white T-shirts, stating that they signify support for the people accused of plotting to overthrow the government. This past…

Atari's First Piece of Hardware in Years is a Bluetooth Hat
July 21, 2017 at 2:24 pm

Hey, video game fans! We have exciting news: Atari is back! What? You were expecting a new video game system, or maybe re-mastered versions of some of your favorite classic games? Well, it's not a new video game system, but it's pretty exciting that Atari is getting into the wearable technology game with a new…