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L.L. Bean announces its products will be sold in Nordstrom, Staples, and sporting-goods store Scheels, in the outdoor brand’s first US wholesale partnerships

Outdoor retail company L.L. Bean announced its first wholesaler partnership in the US with Nordstrom, Staples, and sporting-goods store Scheels. The partnerships were designed to provide customers new ways to access the brand’s apparel and footwear, the company said. The retailer’s backpacks and water bottles are already available at 1,000 […]
L.L. Bean announces its products will be sold in Nordstrom, Staples, and sporting-goods store Scheels, in the outdoor brand’s first US wholesale partnerships
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What 11 fashion brands are doing to help fight the COVID-19 pandemic

The COVID-19 outbreak has caused a global shortage of important products like personal protective equipment and hand sanitizer for healthcare workers. The fashion industry was one of the first to volunteer its resources to combat the pandemic. Chanel is making masks and gowns, while LVMH is producing hand sanitizer. Here’s […]
What 11 fashion brands are doing to help fight the COVID-19 pandemic
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Wegmans, Amazon, and Patagonia top the list of most liked companies — employees explain why they have such a cult following

Wegmans,Amazon, and Patagonia are all wildly popular companies in the US. They all appeared on The Harris Poll’s 2019 ranking of the companies with the best reputations. The rankings were based on factors like emotional appeal, vision, and social responsibility. Wegmans,Amazon, and Patagonia are well-liked companies. That’s what the Harris […]
Wegmans, Amazon, and Patagonia top the list of most liked companies — employees explain why they have such a cult following
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Here are all of the retailers that have stopped selling assault-style rifles and changed firearm policies following gun-control activists’ protests

Some of the largest retailers in America, including Walmart and Dick’s Sporting Goods, are changing their gun sales policies. A debate over gun control has swept the US following the Parkland, Florida shooting that killed 17 people. Gun-control activists are threatening to boycott companies that continue to sell assault-style rifles […]
Here are all of the retailers that have stopped selling assault-style rifles and changed firearm policies following gun-control activists’ protests
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Greedy customers ruined L.L. Bean’s return policy for everyone else

L.L. Bean changed its legendary return policy on Friday. In a letter to customers, the company’s executive chairman, Shawn O. Gorman, blamed a “small but growing” number of customers who have taken advantage of the policy. The returns of old, damaged items have cost the company $US250 million over the […]
Greedy customers ruined L.L. Bean’s return policy for everyone else
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L.L. Bean just made a drastic cut to its legendary return policy

L.L. Bean is scaling back its legendary return policy. Previously, customers could bring back items bought at L.L. Bean’s stores and online any time they felt it didn’t live up to their expectations. The return policy covered the full lifetime of the item. Now, items will only be covered for […]
L.L. Bean just made a drastic cut to its legendary return policy