Fashion

Chanel Plots The Year of Gabrielle

A new handbag model, its first new fragrance pillar in 15 years and more are on the docket.

clock 19hMiles Socha and Peter Born and Joelle Diderich

Business

New York Fashion Week Provides Much of What Retailers Ordered

American fashion capital set to soar.

clock February 20, 2017Sharon Edelson

Business

Gucci Enhances Diversity and Inclusion

Gucci joined Parks, a nonprofit association helping companies to promote diversity and inclusion.

clock February 20, 2017Alessandra Turra

Business Features

Outside the Louvre museum in Paris

Business Features

French Firms: Boost Chinese Travel With More Airlines, Massive Ad Campaign

The Paris region alone welcomed 268,000 fewer visitors from China in 2016.

clock 33mRobert Williams

The Nike Air VaporMax

Business Features

Nike Ups Innovation With VaporMax

The active giant is pushing forward with a new style that eliminates the foam midsole.

clock February 20, 2017Maghan McDowell

thoroughbreds

Business Features

Think Tank: Fashion Disruptors Need to Think Like a Thoroughbred, Not a Unicorn

Matt Kaden is a managing director for MMG Advisors and a member of New York Fashion Tech Lab’s Expert Network.

clock February 20, 2017Arthur Zaczkiewicz

Consumer spending will be impacted by demographic changes.

Business Features

Spending Trends Seen Shifting With Demographics

Aging Baby Boomers and shifts in immigration patterns will impact spending.

clock February 20, 2017Vicki M. Young

Shoppers browse the Prada and Ferragamo outlets.

Business Features

Influx of Outlet Shopping Hits Hong Kong

After nearly two years of falling retail sales, outlets are springing up — including the city’s first luxury discount shopping complex.

clock February 20, 2017Tiffany Ap

Salvatore Ferragamo CEO Eraldo Poletto

Business Features

Taking A Step Into Ferragamo’s Future

Chief executive officer Eraldo Poletto implements a strategy that aims to move the venerable business forward while keeping an eye on its storied past.

clock February 17, 2017Luisa Zargani

AI marketing

Business Features

Think Tank: Will AI Save Humanity?

Courtney Connell is the marketing director at luxury lingerie brand Cosabella.

clock February 16, 2017Courtney Connell

Guess CEO Victor Herrero

Business Features

Guess CEO Victor Herrero Eyes Global Expansion

Ceo Victor Herrero took the helm in 2015 with an aim toward refocusing the brand and global expansion.

clock February 16, 2017Kari Hamanaka and Khanh T.L. Tran

Business Features

Samsung’s Financing Program Includes Back-Office Support

Samsung works with suppliers with at least $5 million in annual volume.

clock February 16, 2017Vicki M. Young

Paul Marciano

Business Features

Paul Marciano Reflects on 35 Years of Guess

Paul Marciano reflects on the storied brand, its ups and downs, fascination with image and how to keep the company growing.

clock February 16, 2017Marcy Medina

The Guess accessories store in London's Knightsbridge district.

Business Features

Guess Unconcerned About North American Doldrums

The company believes the doldrums of North American retail is no cause for alarm.

clock February 16, 2017Kari Hamanaka

M&A

Business Features

Think Tank: The Inevitability of M&A in the Beauty Industry

Hana Ben-Shabat, partner in the consumer and retail practice of A.T. Kearney, explains.

clock February 15, 2017Hana Ben-Shabat

The Happy Returns Bar

Business Features

Aiming to Take the Hassle Out of Returning Online Orders

Happy Returns is rolling out drop-off locations for its return service.

clock February 14, 2017David Moin

Victoria's Secret website.

Business Features

Victoria’s Secret Creative Executive’s Tip to Students: Take Path Less Traveled

Alali George-Williams is director of creative operations of digital at Victoria’s Secret.

clock February 13, 2017WWD Staff

Business Features

Nardoza, Vevers, Rosen To Be Honored at American Image Awards

The awards support the domestic garment industry.

clock February 13, 2017David Moin

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