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Alibaba's Jack Ma Says Fakes Are Better than Originals
June 22, 2016 at 5:36 pm

Jack Ma said many counterfeit goods are now of better quality than the genuine articles, in an apparent riposte to criticism that Alibaba, the Chinese e-commerce group he founded, profits from the sale of knockoffs. The remarks by the chairman of Alibaba, which has long been dogged by accusations of tolerating the sale of counterfeit…

The Wrap: Columbia Turns Shirt Label Into Survival Tool & More
June 22, 2016 at 4:37 pm

Columbia gets creative with its shirt labels, Uniqlo wants to be the world's biggest apparel maker, Forever 21 rips off Kanye West tour merchandise, Amazon notably lacks baby apparel, and Britney Spears teams up with Juicy Couture in creative way: Here's what's happening this week in the apparel world…

How to Help Orlando a T-shirt at a Time
June 22, 2016 at 4:59 pm

In this industry, we know the power of a T-shirt. We know how many impressions they provide—and how effective those impressions can be. A shirt donning a slogan in support of Orlando combats the hate that caused this tragedy and unites us all in support of our fellow man...

10 Winning Sports Apparel, Uniform Options
June 22, 2016 at 6:11 pm

When we were growing up, one of the most exciting things in the world was finishing soccer or baseball practice and seeing the coach grab a big box from the car. We knew that meant it was the day we would get our new uniforms...

Lands' End Launches New Activewear Line, Lands' End Sport
June 15, 2016 at 5:37 pm

Clothing companies and department store chains have seen their fair share of struggles recently, but there's a bright spot in declining sales for a chunk of these businesses: activewear. Over the past several years, clothing retailers have experienced robust growth in this genre of apparel. People are no longer just donning workout wear for a…

5 Reasons Chance the Rapper is a Marketing Genius
June 15, 2016 at 3:43 pm

At this point, if you haven't heard of Chance the Rapper, you're living under a rock (no offense, Dad). 2016 has been the year of Chance the Rapper, and I'm not upset about it. From his new album "Coloring Book" to his line of Chicago White Sox hats (they sold out before I could even…

5 Caps End-users Need This Summer
June 15, 2016 at 6:22 pm

Whether it's to keep sun out of your eyes or to prevent painful scalp sunburn (yes, that's a thing), hats are a staple in most people's summer wardrobes. Here are a few caps that can help end-users stay safe from the rays and keep them looking stylish,…