July 30, 2012

Lower cotton costs will boost the earnings of US retail apparel companies during the coming back-to-school season, according to a report by Moody's Investors Service.

March 31, 2011

Hennes & Mauritz AB Thursday reported that its net profit in the first quarter fell 30% from a year earlier on “significantly higher” cotton prices, higher transportation costs and a stronger Swedish krona.

September 29, 2008

Wal-Mart Stores has instructed its global-supply base to cease sourcing cotton and cotton materials from...