• Over Three Quarters of Apparel, Footwear and Home Textiles to Be Hit With Tariffs on Sept. 1

    7 days ago - By WWD

    The fashion and footwear industries are fighting back against President Trump's claim that his tariff delay on some items protects American consumers during the vital holiday shopping season.
    The U.S. government announced earlier this week that it would delay imposing 10 percent tariffs on some products until Dec. 15, giving retailers a few months of extra breathing space to stock up for the crucial back-to-school and holiday shopping periods. It had previously planned to unleash levies on all remaining Chinese imports that had yet to be targeted on Sept. 1
    But the American Apparel &...
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