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  1. Denim, a Legendary HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | Switched

    ... it stronger for workers who were tough on their clothing. The man supplying the fabric was dry goods wholesaler Levi Strauss, who'd gone west allegedly to expand his family's business. The pants became popular among miners in California, and Davis ...

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  2. Ceres, Investors and Companies Celebrate Passage of California Climate BillRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 23 | PressReleasePoint

    ... Anthony Rendon and the Governor Brown's staff - to voice their support for the climate bill. Executives from Levi Strauss & Co., Dignity Heath, Sierra Nevada, Trillium Asset Management and nearly a half-dozen other firms participated in 18 in-person ...

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  3. Producer reminds Norman Reedus of the day he 'ran up naked' to set of The Walking DeadRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 22 | Daily Mail

    ... his body as a professional clotheshorse, modelling for the likes of Prada, Alessandro Dell'Acqua, Durban and Levi Strauss. But it seems he had not just overindulged after a night on the tiles, as strange marks start appearing all over his body as he ...

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  4. Banks should adopt - America first' policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 22 | Yuma Sun

    "The heart beat of America," grew a little fainter in the year 2000 with an agreement between G.M. and Hungary to build a plant to produce automobile engines. A little closer to home Levi Strauss is laying off 1100 people.

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  5. Answer Man: South Rochester gets new dining option next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | Post-Bulletin

    ... always imagined it was added so '49ers during the California Gold Rush could tuck nuggets of gold in there. Levi Strauss & Co., which all but invented jeans, calls it a watch pocket, but according to their website, "This extra pouch has served many ...

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  6. The Uncertain Imperium Sends Daniel Radcliffe Undercover Among White SupremacistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | Houston Press

    ... is a no-no, because it's been approved as kosher by the Union of Orthodox Rabbis. Levi's Jeans are bad because Levi Strauss was a Jew. ("We can't control the ketchup. But we can control the streets!") Alas, a drama can only survive for so long on ...

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  7. The Uncertain Imperium Sends Daniel Radcliffe Undercover Among White SupremacistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | Phoenix New Times

    ... is a no-no, because it's been approved as kosher by the Union of Orthodox Rabbis. Levi's jeans are bad because Levi Strauss was a Jew. ("We can't control the ketchup. But we can control the streets!") Alas, a drama can only survive for so long on ...

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  8. Levia s brings recycling program to CanadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 16 | Marketing

    ... insulation and paddings, or upcycled into new products. Michael Kobori , vice-president of sustainability at Levi Strauss & Co., told Marketing the program demonstrated to consumers that Levi's was "walking the walk and moving towards a closed ...

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  9. The Uncertain Imperium Sends Daniel Radcliffe Undercover Among White SupremacistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 16 | LA Weekly

    ... is a no-no, because it's been approved as kosher by the Union of Orthodox Rabbis. Levi's jeans are bad because Levi Strauss was a Jew. ("We can't control the ketchup. But we can control the streets!") Alas, a drama can only survive for so long on ...

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  10. 6 fashion trends that will never go out of styleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 15 | Iol.co.za

    ... and has made a comeback this year in a big way. The first denim jacket was created circa 1880 by denim legend Levi Strauss and from James Dean's '50s rebellion to Rihanna's deconstructed versions we see today this classic still epitomizes ...

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  11. Levi Strauss and the California Gold RushRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 13 | BellaOnline

    ... in supplying prospectors with provisions, equipment, and clothing. In 1853, a dry goods merchant by the name of Levi Strauss came west to bring a branch of his family's store to San Francisco. Opening his own store in 1853, he catered to prospectors ...

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  12. Scientists create self-mending clothingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 13 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... CNN Money. "Maybe this is a way to improve the longevity of clothes we wear." Earlier this year, Google and Levi Strauss announced their partnership on the Jacquard Project , a project intended to explore the possibility of combining clothing and ...

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  13. Woodstock nears another birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 12 | SFGate

    ... Music and Arts Fair, Bethel, New York, August 15, 1969. The festival ran from August 15 to 18. Shirtless man in Levi Strauss jeans lying on motorcycle seat at Woodstock music festival. (Photo by Bill Eppridge/The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty ...

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  14. Tex Randall gets a new lease on lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 9 | Amarillo.com

    ... became a symbol. It was the era of the road trip, and the stoic cowboy lured travelers to Wheeler's store. Levi Strauss, who had a finishing plant in Amarillo from 1964 to 1998, actually produced a pair of jeans for the 47-foot cowboy. A bandana and ...

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  15. China's cotton acreage shrinksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 9 | NWAonline

    ... 14 estimates in a Bloomberg survey. High prices increase the cost outlook for consumers including jeans maker Levi Strauss & Co. and Carter's Inc., which makes children's apparel. China's farmers started shunning the crop in the past few years after ...

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  16. Vanishing Chinese Cotton Acres Spark Biggest Rally Bet Since '13Read the original story

    Sunday Aug 7 | The Washington Post

    ... 14 estimates in a Bloomberg survey. High prices increase the cost outlook for consumers including jeans maker Levi Strauss & Co. and Carter's Inc., which makes children's apparel. China's farmers started shunning the crop in the past few years after ...

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  17. Not just Nikesh Arora, many execs move out from VC firmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 4 | Rediff.com

    ... who quit plum jobs as CEOs of multinationals to join private equity firms. Sanjay Purohit, managing director at Levi Strauss & Co, was hired as CEO of Sapphire Foods and partner consumer & retail practice for Samara Capital last month. Sapphire ...

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  18. Ashland Inc. board member Vada Manager named to Savoy Magazine's ...Read the original story

    Wednesday Aug 3 | PressReleasePoint

    ... director of global issues management from 2006 to 2009. Before joining Nike, he performed a similar role at Levi Strauss & Co. and was also a vice president of the Washington, D.C.-based public affairs firm Powell Tate, a part of Weber Shandwick. As ...

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  19. Daily Dish: 7/30/2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 30 | Home

    ... retreat. After Grey's death in 1939, the cabin was acquired by the Haas family of San Francisco, owners of Levi Strauss. The family built new homes on the property but maintained the old cabin and welcomed visitors. The U.S. Bureau of Land ...

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  20. Zane Grey's Oregon cabin added to historic places registryRead the original story

    Jul 23, 2016 | Northern Michigan News

    ... Fishing." After Grey's death in 1939, the cabin was acquired by the Haas family of San Francisco, owners of Levi Strauss. The family built new homes on the property but maintained the old cabin and welcomed visitors. The U.S. Bureau of Land ...

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