Uneven comparable-store sales results for May served as another harbinger of the turbulence awaiting retailers in the second half, analysts said Thursday. Stores will be faced with the formidable task of trying to get consumers who’ve resisted spending to absorb at least some part of the price increases currently working their way through apparel’s supply chain — and many are likely to hit the “promotions” button to lure shoppers in, placing a further squeeze on margins.
Steve Aoki held a presentation, a runway show and outdoor concert for his men's line Dim Mak. Here's a look from his spring 2018 collection, which was titled "Paradise Found." #wwdfashion #wwdmens (📷: George Chinsee)
"It's really hard sometimes. I think I have a reputation for being really tough and aggressive and pushy but I really am a very shy person who wants to be liked, and that's the conflict constantly. There's something that takes hold - I want people to like me, I don't want to be mean - but if I see something that just cries out to be answered, I go for it," says renowned NBC News correspondent Andrea Mitchell. (📷: @axeldupeux)