Fashion

Lagerfeld: Meryl Streep Passed On Oscar Dress When Chanel Refused to Pay

"A genius actress, but cheapness also, no?”

clock 15hBridget Foley

Business

Cock-a-Doodle-Doo: Year of the Rooster Sees China Luxury Rebound

Repatriation of luxury spending and improving consumer sentiment are seen to lift business.

clock 10hLuisa Zargani

Fashion

Prada Stages Fabulous Show at Milan Fashion Week

Miuccia Prada showed an alternative take on seductive dressing for fall 2017.

clock 17hBridget Foley

Business Features

Urbanization, Digitalization, Work-Life Integration Weighing on Worldwide Economy and Consumers

Fifty-five percent of the global population will live in urban areas this year and the median age will reach 30, according to Euromonitor International research.

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Marvin Ellison

Retail

J.C.Penney Turns Profitable; Closing Up to 140 Stores

While turning profitable, turnaround efforts continue by downsizing the retail footprint.

clock 2hDavid Moin

Financial

European Stock Markets Decline

Retail and luxury stocks put on an uneven show in mid-morning trading on Friday.

clock 5hLorelei Marfil

Severine Merle

Human Resources

EXCLUSIVE: Céline Finds Next CEO; Plots Online Sales

Berluti executive Séverine Merle succeeds Marco Gobbetti at the French fashion house.

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Hong Kong, China

Business Features

Cock-a-Doodle-Doo: Year of the Rooster Sees China Luxury Rebound

Repatriation of luxury spending and improving consumer sentiment are seen as a boost.

clock 10hLuisa Zargani

Billabong's Warhol Surf collection

Financial

Billabong Widens H1 Loss

The surf wear company’s profits soared in the Americas, but results were weighed down by challenges in Asia Pacific and Europe.

clock 10hPatty Huntington

Nasty Gal

Retail

Nasty Gal Addresses Shipping Delays

Operational challenges helped take the company down and persist as operations wind down.

clock 12hKari Hamanaka

Mobile shopping

Technology

Latest Apple Pay Partnership Targets Loyalty Shoppers

Mobile engagement platform Urban Airship partnered with Apple Pay to enhance loyalty program experiences for retail brands.

clock 15hTracey Greenstein

Nordstrom outpaced rivals last year, driven by online and Nordstrom Rack.

Retail

Nordstrom Posts Fourth Quarter Profit Gain, Beats Expectations

Online and off-price gains, inventory controls and greater full-price selling fueled the profit increase.

clock 16hDavid Moin

Consumer shopping preferences could change the makeup of malls.

Retail

Import Tax, Higher Cost of Goods Sold: Retail Predictions for 2017

Other predictions include: more mobile commerce, psychographic data, subscription services and more store closures.

clock 16hVicki M. Young

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EXCLUSIVE: Céline Finds Next CEO; Plots Online Sales

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