The U.S. House banking chairman said on Thursday his attempt to eliminate limits on fees banks can charge retailers for debit card transactions may not survive as he pushes a bill to overhaul financial rules.
India's multibillion-dollar skin lightening industry has come under fire after a popular Bollywood actor lashed out at India's obsession with fair skin and highlighted a persistent bias against darker faces.
Adidas and Reebok are the world’s most transparent brands, but despite achieving the highest scores, they still have a long way to go towards being completely transparent, according to Fashion Revolution.
An industry watchdog released an audit today claiming that the G-III Apparel Group is violating labor laws in China, and bringing more controversy to the Ivanka Trump line, which is produced under license by G-III.
Alibaba Executive Chairman Jack Ma said on Tuesday the Internet should be a utility available to the whole world, putting his weight behind a UN call for e-commerce to boost developing economies and help fight poverty.
European Union lawmakers voted on Tuesday to ban online retailers from treating consumers differently depending on where they live, impacting e-commerce sites like Amazon and Zalando as well as music streaming services.
Britons are cutting back on their daily coffee and hesitating before splashing out on bigger items, retailers said on Tuesday, further signs that consumer spending is slowing ahead of a national election in June.
In an interview with the Financial Times published on Monday, Adidas CEO Kasper Rorsted nixed any talk of future US or European manufacturing for Adidas, citing costs and realities of the labor market.
German sporting goods company Adidas and engineering giant Siemens are teaming up to improve the production of custom-made sportswear such as trainers and speed up the process from design to finished goods.
The combined social and environmental costs of Fairtrade cotton farming are five times lower than that of conventional farming, according to a study in India, one of the world’s largest producers of cotton.