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  1. Retail watch: Major jobs cuts at Levi Strauss no ray of sunlight

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    Wed, 26 Mar 2014

    Levi Strauss says it will cut 800 jobs in a cost-cutting move. The private company ..... temporary weather-related issue. A 20% cut in its work force by Levi Strauss is no ray of sunshine for the outlook on the industry. Post your comment

  2. Levi Strauss to cut 800 jobs

    Headlines

    Wed, 26 Mar 2014

    March 26 (Reuters) - Apparel company Levi Strauss & Co said it would cut about 800 jobs, or about 20 percent of its non-retail and non-manufacturing workforce, to help streamline its operations.

  3. Branded Retail Gains at Levi Strauss Offset Weakness in Asia and Wholesale in 4Q

    Commentary

    Thu, 7 Feb 2013

    On Thursday, Levi Strauss , a global leader in jeanswear, posted fourth-quarter results ..... wholesale channel and Asia Pacific were under pressure. We look to Levi Strauss for some insight into the jeanswear business of VF Corp VFC, which

  4. 3Q Results From Levi Strauss Reflect Slowing Global Consumer Spending as Well as Importance of Brand

    Commentary

    Wed, 10 Oct 2012

    On Tuesday, Levi Strauss , a global leader in jeanswear, posted third-quarter results ..... plans to chase sales rather than risk overstocking. We look to Levi Strauss for some insight into the jeanswear business of VF Corporation

  5. Levi Strauss Becomes Latest Company to Show Signs of Further Softness in the Global Consumer

    Commentary

    Tue, 10 Jul 2012

    On Tuesday, Levi Strauss , a global leader in jeanswear ..... earnings misses, we were looking to Levi Strauss for some insight into the jeanswear ..... incremental pushback on pricing. Levi Strauss management indicated that the firm

  6. Jones Group Announces Potential Sale of its Jeanswear Group; Implied Multiple Appears Reasonable

    Commentary

    Tue, 11 Oct 2011

    which could support the case for a higher multiple. However, the division's profitability is roughly in line with that of Levi Strauss (at 8%-9%) and below that of VF Corporation's VFC jeanswear segment (which has consistently posted operating margins

  7. Levi profit falls as cuts prices on Dockers, jeans

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    Tue, 12 Apr 2011

    NEW YORK (Reuters) - Levi Strauss & Co reported a lower quarterly profit as it found itself forced to cut prices on its Dockers khaki pants and Levi's jeans to spur sales.

  8. Stock Analyst Note - Tommy Hilfiger

    Commentary

    Fri, 1 Nov 2002

    pricing. Other apparel manufacturers are responding to this trend while Hilfiger remains on the sidelines. Many, including Levi Strauss , Jones Apparel JNY and Liz Claiborne LIZ, have already introduced value-priced lines that target stores like Wal-Mart

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