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Wall Street analysts expect fewer store closures this year.

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Retail Analysts See More Store Closings on Horizon, But Improved Inventories

Alix Partners managing directors David Bassuk and Joel Bines share their predictions for 2018.

clock 6hArthur Zaczkiewicz

Massimo Giorgetti

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MSGM Sells Minority Stake to Style Capital Private Equity

Following the acquisition, Massimo Giorgetti will remain creative and artistic director of the fashion label he founded in 2009.

clock 6hAlessandra Turra

Tom Ford RTW Fall 2018

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Think Tank: The Product Is the Message

Brands and retailers clearly have to concentrate on projecting their own style message in a creative modern way — and product is where it will count most.

clock 7hMichael Coady

Ringly's Aries bracelet made with labradorite.

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Think Tank: Your Style Is a Device — Literally

Benjamin Lord shares insights about the growth of wearables — across fashion, beauty and accessories.

clock 7hBenjamin Lord

The Chanel Fragrance & Beauty store in Milan.

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Beauty Industry Continues to Thrive Despite Steep Competition

The retail environment is undergoing major shifts, but those in the beauty biz have demonstrated their dedication to keep up.  

clock 17hLauren Olsen

millennials think tank

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Brand Distinction in Crowded Market Increasingly Important

Beauty brands must find ways to differentiate themselves in order to survive in today’s highly saturated market.

clock 17hLauren Olsen

Harvey Weinstein==Brooks Brothers with The Cinema Society host the premiere of "House of Z"==Crosby Street Hotel, NYC==September 7, 2017==©Patrick McMullan==Photo - Paul Bruinooge/PMC====

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Think Tank: Pathological Bad Behavior Runs Amok in the C-suite

Author and professor Mark Lipton offers a primer on “mean men,” which is based on his most recent book.

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Items from Michael Ward's and Michael Smaldone's The Salting.

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Michael Ward, Michael Smaldone Launch The Salting Unisex Collection

Their well-edited assortment is being expanded to add salt, ceramics and possibly a fragrance.

clock February 21, 2018Rosemary Feitelberg

Roberto Cavalli

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Milan Curtain Raiser: Brands Experiment With Locations, Schedule

Prada and Versace are showing at new venues and Giorgio Armani will unveil the first short movie presented by the Armani/Laboratorio workshop, among other events.

clock February 21, 2018Luisa Zargani

Earrings by Buccellati.

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Millennials, Chinese and Online Spending Key in Luxury

Chinese and Millennials are cited as drivers of growth, estimated by 2024 to contribute to a total of 1.26 trillion euros.

clock February 20, 2018Luisa Zargani

Sustainably made apparel and textiles is a concern of parents and Millennials.

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Oeko-Tex Presents Webinars on Consumer Preferences of Parents and Millennials

The association plans to share insights from a survey of more than 11,000 consumers.

clock February 20, 2018Arthur Zaczkiewicz

François-Henri Pinault at the Kering press conference

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Kering, London College of Fashion Forge Deal for Green Luxury Course

The two have created the first open-access digital course in luxury fashion and sustainability.

clock February 20, 2018Samantha Conti

H&M Hennes & Mauritz

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H&M, Asos and Zara Top List of Most Visited E-commerce Sites

Online marketing firm SEMrush said traffic to the top fashion apparel site rose over 11 percent this year.

clock February 16, 2018Arthur Zaczkiewicz

Tommy Hilfiger Gigi Hadid Spring 2017 fashion show Los Angeles

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Think Tank: Empowered by Change, Fashion and Retail Will Flourish

Industry veteran Michael Coady shares his insights into how new technologies and innovations can transform fashion apparel retailing.

clock February 16, 2018Michael Coady

Women look at their mobile phones near mannequins showing the latest fashion in a retail street of the Chinese capital where the 19th Party Congress is held in Beijing, China, . China has succeeded in leveraging its booming economy and mountain of foreign currency holdings to influence other nations and further its global ambitionsParty Congress Brawny Diplomacy, Beijing, China - 21 Oct 2017

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Fosun, Shandong Ruyi, and Tencent: Three Key Chinese Companies to Know

With the recent sales of Lanvin and Bally to Chinese owners, you’ll be hearing these names a lot.

clock February 15, 2018Tiffany Ap

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