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Week in Review: 10 Must-Remember Online Articles

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New York—“The epicenter of stupidity”…that’s how outspoken L Brands chairman Leslie Wexner referred to Washington, specifically Capitol Hill, this week during the nerve-wracking hours leading up to a temporary debt ceiling solution. Like many retailers and business leaders, Wexner is concerned about how the political gridlock and its subsequent effects …

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LVMH Takes Majority Stake in British Footwear Designer

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London—LVMH, the world’s largest luxurygoods conglomerate, once again is looking to build up-and-coming designer brands. Today, the company announced it struck a “long-term” partnership with British footwear designer Nicholas Kirkwood to “further develop his vision and help him build his brand internationally.” Under the terms of this agreement, LVMH will …