Encouraging news about March retail sales lifted stocks and helped retail shares retake some of the ground lost during a two-day slide late last week.
The S&P 500 Retailing Industry Group advanced 0.8 percent to 854.45 after surrendering 4.4 percent of its standing during two days of losses, including a 3 percent contraction on Thursday which ranked as the worst day of the year for the index.
Issa Rae stopped by WWD's NYC headquarters to talk about season two of "Insecure," which premieres this Sunday on HBO. Click link in bio for all the details. #wwdeye (📷: @jgreenery; Styled by @mayteallende)
A Stella McCartney sketch of a custom dress made from protein-based silk in partnership with biotech lab Bolt Threads. The dress will be displayed at The Museum of Modern Art's upcoming design exhibition, "Items: Is Fashion Modern?"