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Scaling Isn’t Easy
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Independent Stores Stage a Comeback
 BY LAUREN SHERMAN BofF JULY 24, 2017  MANHASSET, United States — Ask any Hamptons regular where they shop for fashion on “the Island” and it’s likely that Hirshleifers, which sells everything from Chanel to Off-White, will be their first answer. A decade ago, the 107-year-old specialty retailer, a little over an hour’s drive from New York City in good […]
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Discounts, All The Time
Shoppers’ leverage for sales bargains has retailers worried. Associated Press Shoppers who got addicted to sales during the last recession have more tools than ever to cross-check prices and find bargains, creating a race to the bottom — particularly on clothes. While retailers are trying to offer more exclusive products and improve the experience shoppers […]
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Machines – The documentary exposing the dark reality of fast fashion.
Machines director Rahul Jain, whose striking new film snagged the Sundance World Cinema Documentary award for Cinematography.  Text by Daisy Woodward. The fast fashion industry has come under much scrutiny in recent years, with documentaries and journalistic exposés revealing the inhumane conditions suffered by factory workers worldwide at the hands of multi-million dollar clothing chains […]