Blackstone buys majority stake in Spanx, valuing it at $1.2 bln

Oct 20 (Reuters) – Investment firm Blackstone Inc (BX.N) would buy a majority stake in Spanx, valuing the shapewear maker at $1.2 billion, the companies said on Wednesday. The deal will allow Spanx to further expand globally and help it strengthen its online...

Kudos to Gabriela Hearst and Chloe!

Chloé Is the First Luxury Fashion House to Earn a B Corp Certification The sustainability conversation has gotten noisy and confusing lately. Recycled polyester, organic cotton, regenerative farming, plant-based leather, ethical labor, vertical production—all of it...
Baytown: Hyatt Regency to open doors in 18 months

Baytown: Hyatt Regency to open doors in 18 months

It was a day city officials have long-awaited for, and it could not have gone better. During a breezy first day of fall, city officials and many local dignitaries gathered to witness dirt begin turned on a project that has gone from dream to reality – the Bayland...

Legos “Ready for Girls” Campaign

Kudos to Legos!  Lego has pledged to collaborate with the Geena Davis Institute and UNICEF to remove gender biases and harmful stereotypes from its products and marketing. It also published a 10-step guide for inspiring inclusive creative play and is releasing short...