Strong holiday sales and a weak dollar boosted the Estée Lauder Cos. Inc.’s profits by 34 percent in the second quarter. Now Estée Lauder is on a mission to encourage luxury consumers to keep on shopping with an increased advertising effort.
“The luxury consumer is again eager to shop, but is choosy about what she buys,” president and chief executive officer Fabrizio Freda told Wall Street analysts during an earnings call Thursday.
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)