Zara’s celebrity chic helps make its Spanish parent company, Inditex SA, the world’s biggest fashion retailer. Singer Taylor Swift, reality-television personality Kim Kardashian and Kate Middleton, Prince William’s wife, have all been spotted wearing the stylish, low-cost brand.
Annie Ierardi works from home in a Nashville, Tennessee, building that’s adding apartments as waves of young workers flock to a city flush with jobs, music and ambition. Amid noise and disruption, she can’t imagine leaving.
LightInTheBox Holding Co., a Chinese online retailer, surged 20 percent in New York after saying it bought Seattle-based Ador Inc., a website that sells clothes and accessories similar to those worn by celebrities from Beyonce Knowles to Taylor Swift.
Bloomberg's Gigi Stone reports that a revenue-sharing accord between Taylor Swift’s label and Clear Channel Communications Inc., the biggest U.S. radio station owner, may become a template for the music industry. She reports on Bloomberg Television's "In The Loop." (Source: Bloomberg)