Tag: Fast

Fashion Nova, H&M, Zara: Why we can’t stop buying fast fashion

If you’ve bought clothes in the past decade, odds are that at least one item came from a fast fashion brand. Stores like Zara and H&M, two of the largest retailers in the world, still hold a stronghold over most people’s shopping habits, even with the rise of online shopping brands.

These big, brightly lit stores seemed to pop up in malls overnight sometime in the late 2000s, carrying everything from skinny jeans to work blouses to cocktail dresses, often for significantly less money than stores like Gap or Nordstrom.

Still, these shopping behemoths aren’t without controversy. Their speedy supply

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Westgate Mall Shooting: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know


General view outside of Gila River Arena at the Westgate Center in Glendale, Arizona.

Police responded to an active shooter situation at the Westgate Entertainment District shopping center in Glendale, Arizona, at 7:25 p.m. local time on Wednesday. Shortly after arriving at the scene, Glendale Police shared an update on the situation, tweeting: “There are no more reports of any active shooting. One suspect is in custody. We are shutting down the Westgate area to ensure everyone is safe.”

Arizona State Senator Martin Quezada was at the Westgate Entertainment District, which is one of the Valley’s most

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American Dream Mall Bonds are Falling Fast

American Dream mall

American Dream mall

Things seem to be going from bad to worse for the American Dream mall in the Meadowlands.

Six months after the mall closed its recently opened doors because of the coronavirus pandemic, the bonds funding the project have decreased in value, according to NJ.com.

A year ago, the $1 billion worth of bonds on the project were trading at $120 apiece and yielding 4.25 percent, but as of April they’ve dropped to $93.72 with a 7.5 percent yield.

Owner Triple Five Group, headed by the Ghermezian family, in June missed its third consecutive $7 million payment on

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