Business at Hudson’s Bay Co. was up overall last quarter, but Lord & Taylor faced “headwinds,” leading to a decline at the division.
“Lord & Taylor is highly concentrated in areas that were impacted by Hurricane Sandy,” Richard Baker, chief executive officer of HBC, told WWD Thursday. “We had an excellent trend going into the beginning of November.”
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?"