Industry leaders gathered at The Pierre hotel in Manhattan for the WWD CEO Summit to discuss the consumer, the state of business and the challenges of the fashion calendar.
The designer thanked his team, his family and WWD for the honor and support.
The company reported stable net sales Tuesday, at $16.5 billion.
The firm’s sales were pushed upward by numbers from Coach, Abercrombie & Fitch and Hollister.
October’s Golden Week holiday showed improvement, though.