Business

Year of the Rooster Sees China Luxury Rebound

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

clock February 24, 2017Luisa Zargani

Fashion

Prada Stages Fabulous Show at Milan Fashion Week

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

clock February 23, 2017Bridget Foley

Fashion

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Though Angela Missoni handed out pink pussy hats at her show, most of the clothes didn’t track as political, but they did track as chic.

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Financial

Kohl’s Betting on E-commerce and Under Armour Boost

The retailer is looking for the activewear addition and investments in online shopping to improve traffic and lift sales.

clock February 23, 2017Kali Hays

Retail

Another Brick-And-Mortar Retailer To Disappear

Retailers of athletic wear under siege.

clock 9hSharon Edelson

Can brands come back from bankruptcy?

Financial

Life After Death

Can brands find redemption and reinvent themselves after bankruptcy?

clock February 24, 2017Kari Hamanaka

Government and Trade

Bangladesh to Reinstate Jailed Workers

After international pressure, the authorities agreed to free jailed workers on the eve of an apparel summit in Dhaka.

clock February 24, 2017Mayu Saini

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Retail

Amid Store Closings and Newfound Profits, Penney’s Sets Initiatives to Sustain Rebound

The chain’s apparel business slumped last year, but improvements are expected as early as this spring.

clock February 24, 2017David Moin

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Media

President Donald Trump Will Skip White House Correspondents’ Dinner

This year’s White House Correspondents’ Dinner is shaping up to be less festive than in the past.

clock February 24, 2017Kara Bloomgarden-Smoke

Sara Melki aims to build a U.S. network of accounts.

Retail

Tranoï Attendees Emphasize Customer Service to Try to Boost Business

Tranoï founders Armand and Martine Hadida could talk business with retailers since the pair also own the L’Eclaireur stores.

clock February 24, 2017Rosemary Feitelberg

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Financial

Sycamore Capital Plans to ‘Reintroduce’ The Limited

The private equity firm skimped on the details, but confirmed it intends to bring back the specialty brand in some form, someday.

clock February 24, 2017Kali Hays

Real Estate

Marschall Joins CBRE as ‘Store-Within-a-Store’ Specialist

Smaller retailers opening shops inside larger retailers is a growing trend.

clock February 24, 2017David Moin

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Legal

Hustler Sues Fresno for Blocking New Retail Spot

The adult media company operates a retail chain selling lingerie and other goods and claims Fresno changed city rules in an effort to block a new location.

clock February 24, 2017Kali Hays

Business Features

Google’s Ruth Ballet Advises Retailers on a Mobile-First Experience, the Potential of AI Technology

Ballet was among the keynote speakers at IMRG’s Fashion Connect conference held in East London.

clock February 24, 2017Lorelei Marfil

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Business

EXCLUSIVE: Céline Finds Next CEO; Plots Online Sales

clock February 24, 2017WWD Staff

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