The French retail group operates the Sandro, Maje and Claudie Perlot chains.
• Miles Socha
Sales Down in June for Apparel, Accessories
Retailers are looking for the back-to-school season to energize shoppers after sales at apparel and accessories stores fell a seasonally adjusted 1.4 percent in June compared with the previous month. Department stores saw a 1 percent drop.
Rei Kawakubo - a designer's designer if there ever was one - is said to be the subject of a solo exhibition next spring at the @metmuseum. Here's a look from her epic Broken Bridal collection for @commedesgarcons from fall 2005. Get the full scoop at WWD.com. (📷: @giovanni_giannoni_photo)