Sweaters

Walmart Pulls 'Let It Snow' Christmas Sweater From Canadian Website for Depiction of Santa With a Pile of Cocaine
December 11, 2019 at 1:56 pm

Walmart recently removed a holiday sweater from its Canadian website, denying shoppers a chance to buy the item emblazoned with a Santa-like figure, the text “Let It Snow” and a whole lot of cocaine. Posted by a third-party seller, the listing also included a description that removed whatever ambiguity was left as to what kind of snow the sweater was referencing...

This Promotional Holiday Sweater From PETA Is Absolutely Insane
November 14, 2019 at 1:03 pm

Never one to shy away from employing “controversial tactics,” animal rights organization PETA is using the holiday season to rally for the welfare of sheep, with a “Wool Hurts” holiday sweater that includes a bloodied plush sheep as an eye-catching addition...

Walmart Is Launching a Children’s Apparel Subscription Box
April 16, 2019 at 2:55 pm

In the retail world, Walmart still occupies the throne, with revenue totals that made it the richest global company for 2019. To stay on top, the Arkansas-headquartered giant is constantly looking to innovate, and for its latest trick, it's launching a children’s apparel subscription box, the product of a partnership with KIDBOX...

Everyone Wants Microsoft’s Windows 95 Ugly Sweater
December 14, 2018 at 1:36 pm

Ugly sweaters have become the fashion equivalent of the Kardashians—we know we should look away, but something causes us to become fixated on them. Ugly sweaters seem to symbolize permanence, as it does not appear they will ever become a worn-out topic. As end-users become even merrier and brighter as December unfolds, Microsoft is spreading…

Ugly Christmas Sweaters Are Taking Over
November 28, 2017 at 2:17 pm

With the countdown to Christmas coming in at 27 days, consumers are immersing themselves in what for many of them has become the holy grail of annual…

Don't Worry, You Can Still Buy Ken Bone's Sweater
October 11, 2016 at 7:04 pm

No need to freak out, folks. Despite reports to the contrary, Ken Bone's instant-hit Izod sweater is not, in fact, sold out. It's no longer in stock at Amazon, which led to the initial panic. But you…

Working Wardrobe: 12 Polo and Business Casual Options
June 1, 2016 at 4:58 pm

Ah, “business casual.” What does it mean? Well, that depends on whom you ask. In a general sense, it falls somewhere between shirt and tie, and T-shirt and jeans. It brings a little more style, while maintaining a more relaxed atmosphere. Arm your end-users with these go-to business casual options so the next time that networking event invite says “business casual,” they’ll be ready...

Beyoncé Sues Feyoncé Inc. for Trademark Infringement
April 6, 2016 at 5:30 pm

On Tuesday, Beyoncé filed a lawsuit in Manhattan federal court, suing Texas-based company Feyoncé Inc. for trademark infringement, Reuters reported. The lawsuit calls for the company to stop selling its apparel—think shirts, sweatshirts and tank tops—and coffee mugs that say “Feyoncé” (you know, like, fiancé) on them. It also seeks unspecified damages...

Major Fire at Bangladesh Sweater Factory Raises Questions About Safety Concerns
February 3, 2016 at 6:06 pm

A massive fire broke out Tuesday morning at a Bangladeshi sweater factory that supplies Western retailers H&M and J.C. Penney. The conflagration injured at least four people, but according to global labor rights advocates, barely escaped inflicting tragedy on a much deeper scale: Most of the factory’s more than 6,000 workers had not yet showed…