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The Race for Brands to Match Nike's Vaporfly | WSJ

In the wake of record-breaking times from runners wearing Nike’s Vaporfly shoes, and new regulations from the sport’s governing body, brands are racing to roll out new shoes ahead of the Tokyo Olympics. Photo: Craig Ruttle/AP Photo More from the Wall Street Journal: Visit WSJ.com: Visit the WSJ Video Center: …

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How Victoria's Secret Lost Its Grip | WSJ

Victoria’s Secret became a powerhouse lingerie retailer thanks to the vision of executives at its parent company. But amid changing consumer tastes, harassment accusations and ties to Jeffrey Epstein now under scrutiny, the once iconic brand’s stock has been tumbling and it has signaled it may be looking for a …

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Inside Sneaker Con: 500% Markups and Millions in Profit

Sneaker Con co-founder Yu-Ming Wu and Hayden Sharitt, a 21-year-old resale business owner, take us inside the industry where some sellers make millions of dollars on pre-owned shoes, as they attend a sneaker trading show in Cleveland. Photo/Illustration: Tyler Clark/Drew Evans Don’t miss a WSJ video, subscribe here: More from …

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