Sole Society counts Nordstrom as an investor.
Government and Trade
Mexico representing the largest market for sector exports at $4.63 billion.
Mergers and Acquisitions
Backcountry’s founder Jim Holland will continue to own a stake in the company.
Law firm aims to advise the $254 billion luxury and fashion industries on intellectual property.
Forecasts and Analysis
Lagging Expectations Index picks up 8.4 points despite lingering doubts about income prospects.
Marketing and Promotion
The growing bevy of beauty apps offers everything from online scheduling for an at-home blowout to determining if a brand tests on animals.
Hooks will also be executive chairman of Elite World and will join the board of La Perla as a director.
Maurices and Aéropostale expand apparel specialty clientele by two as Helzberg Diamonds and Things Remembered also sign on.
Despite fashion-related mergers and acquisition moving at a brisk clip, Bogner, the 83-year-old family-owned Munich brand, is no longer on the block.
The online accessories retailer will open a 1,500-square-foot store at the Simon Property Group's Roosevelt Field Mall on Long Island.