>> Profiting From Soaring Cotton Prices
Taylor Hamilton from IBISWorld explains how investors can profit from the record high cotton prices.
>> Cotton Prices: Room to Rise Even Higher
Cotton prices have doubled TheStreet takes a look at some of the biggest drivers of that move, the forecasts and how consumers are being affected.
>> Will Cotton Kill Retail? The Cost of Rising Costs
As cotton hits an all-time high, will it weigh down retailers?
>> From Field to Store: How Apparel Is Made
How much does it cost to make apparel? Here's a look at the production from start to finish.
>> Cotton Tales: What Retailers Are Saying About Rising Costs
Higher sourcing costs for retailers are not a reality Here's a first- hand account at how the top players plan to navigate pricing pressures.
Paying Up for Apparel: China Watch
Retail reporter Jeanine Poggi reveals what's happening in China that's forcing U.S. shoppers to pay higher prices for apparel.
>> Diamond Disaster: Rising Costs of Jewelers
Cotton may be making headlines, but diamond prices are also putting pressure on retailers.
>> 5 Specialty-Retail Stocks That Could Pop
Shoe Carnival and Ascena Retail Group are worth considering on a pullback in their share prices.
>> 4 Retail Stock Losers: Rising Costs Victims
Retail stocks are poised to be hurt by rising production costs Here are the stocks that could feel the most pressure.
>> Retail Dilemma: Quality Over Price?
Retailers may have to decide whether to lower the quality of their products or take a hit to margins as sourcing costs increase.
>> 5 Retail Stocks That Can Withstand Rising Costs?
While sourcing costs are expected to put pressure on the entire sector, some retailers are better able to fend off price increases.
>> How to Trade Retail's Rising Costs?
Retailers' costs for producing merchandise are rising See how you should play the sector.