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Sandblasting jeans comes under fire in Bangladesh

Oct 10, 2011   DHAKA, Oct 10, 2011 (AFP) – Suman Howlader was thrilled to land a job in a Bangladeshi factory sandblasting new jeans to make them look old, but he now believes the diktats of fashion have exacted a heavy toll on his health.     Sandblasting give new jeans the “worn” look Continue Reading...

Supergroup suffers loss due to warehouse system upgrade problem

Oct 9, 2011 When Supergroup implemented an upgrade programme in August to the warehouse management system at its Barnwood site, the group experienced some short-term problems which are expected to have a negative impact of around 6 to 9 million pounds in its full-year results. Superdry This is because the transition caused a temporary but Continue Reading...

Tablets: Ultimate Buying Machines

By DANA MATTIOLI Retailers have found an interesting characteristic of consumers who browse their websites using tablets: They’re much more likely to pull the trigger on purchases than other online shoppers. A bevy of new and upgraded tablets and e-readers are on the market. See how the base models for the different devices stack up, Continue Reading...

UPDATE 1-LVMH says it controls 98.09 pct of Bulgari

Fri Sep 23, 2011 6:50pm GMT   * LVMH controls 98.09 percent of Bulgari * Gets 31.31 percent shares from minority shareholders By Elena Berton PARIS, Sept 23 (Reuters) – LVMH , the world’s biggest luxury group, said on Friday it controls 98.09 percent of Italy’s Bulgari after minority shareholders tendered their shares as part Continue Reading...