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Jeans

Levi Strauss jeans hanging on display at a Levi's store (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Is Denim On The Decline? Jean Makers See Sharp Drop In Sales

This year, the time-honored tradition of back to school shopping is less likely to include one traditional back to school staple, denim jeans.

08/12/2014

True Religion jeans outlet in Livermore, where police said thieves stole $5,000 worth of jeans on May 23, 2013. (CBS)

$5K In Jeans Stolen From Livermore Store, May Be Tied To Theft Ring

As many as 10 suspects rushed a Livermore outlet store and stole thousands of dollars worth of designer jeans Thursday afternoon, a Livermore police officer said.

05/25/2013

Levi Strauss jeans hanging on display at a Levi's store (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Levi’s To Eliminate Hazardous Chemicals After Greenpeace Protest

San Francisco-based Levi Strauss & Co. has committed to eliminating hazardous chemicals in the manufacturing of its products by 2020 following a Greenpeace-organized protest at its headquarters Wednesday morning.

12/13/2012

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ConsumerWatch: Levi Strauss To Begin Selling Jeans Made With Recycle Plastic

Levi Strauss, San Francisco’s jeans makers, is now making “green” jeans with materials straight from the recycling bin.

10/26/2012

Jeans. (CBS)

2,900 Pairs Of Counterfeit Levi Jeans Seized

Customs and Border Protection officials in Laredo on Thursday said the jeans were falsely labeled as Levi Strauss & Co. products.

06/22/2012

Levi Strauss & Co Jeans Jacket (AP Photo)

ConsumerWatch: Cotton Prices On The Rise

As the cost of gas and food are on the rise, cotton prices are also expected to increase. In fact, retailers are expected to raise prices on everything from jeans to sheets.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–01/18/2011

Levi Strauss & Co Jeans Jacket (AP Photo)

Levi’s Introduces ‘Waterless’ Denim

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – When Levi’s washes its jeans, it’s not to get them clean. It’s to make them soft. So who needs water? The manufacturer began offering a denim collection this week that reduces […]

CBS San Francisco–01/11/2011

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ConsumerWatch: How To Keep Your Jeans Looking New

Finding the right pair of jeans can cost more than $100 these days. But keeping them dark and new looking can be a challenge.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–10/14/2010

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