Tuesday, October 15, 2019
CBS Sunday Morning features AAPN Member Carolina Cotton Works

CBS Sunday Morning features AAPN Member Carolina Cotton Works

Earlier today CBS Sunday Morning ran a great segment you need to see if you missed it.
Mexico Is Solidly Middle Class

Mexico Is Solidly Middle Class

I am sharing this article on Mexico to begin educating us on Mexico, in anticipation of our 2019 MEXICO FORUM, set for December 4, 2019 in Mexico City.
HBR: All Management Is Change Management

HBR: All Management Is Change Management

When you think about it, all management is the management of change.
Percentage of Income Spent on Apparel Drops from 12% to 3%

Percentage of Income Spent on Apparel Drops from 12% to 3%

While the cost of apparel has held low for many years, the percentage of consumer income spent on apparel has declined significantly from 12% in the 1950's to 3% today
Top CEOS from (AAPN Members) Macy's, Target and Walmart Send a Striking Message to Their Shareholders

Top CEOS from (AAPN Members) Macy’s, Target and Walmart Send a Striking Message to...

More than 180 CEOs at some of the largest and most recognized corporations in the United States are changing the ways they do business.
Retail Revival or Retail Apocalypse? Seems Like No One Knows

Retail Revival or Retail Apocalypse? Seems Like No One Knows

Is the retail apocalypse over? Seems like no one knows for sure.
Fortune Interviews (AAPN Member) Walmart CEO Doug McMillon

Fortune Interviews (AAPN Member) Walmart CEO Doug McMillon

This is an excellent interview with Doug McMillon, CEO of AAPN member Walmart. I encourage you to give it a read.
The "Social Thing" Nobody Wants to Touch

The “Social Thing” Nobody Wants to Touch

The 2010 AAPN Annual Conference was a tipping point for us. Every meeting since then has become progressively larger, more topical and increasingly cumulative.
WSJ: New Tariffs Will Have Bigger Impact on Women's Clothing Than Men's

WSJ: New Tariffs Will Have Bigger Impact on Women’s Clothing Than Men’s

All Chinese clothing and shoes face tariffs of 10% starting Sept. 1
Buy a house OR Hire a Fashion Shopper...on Amazon!

Buy a house OR Hire a Fashion Shopper…on Amazon!

Anyone need a tiny house? Or a personal fashion advisor? Apparently Amazon has you covered.