Retail shares nosedived on Friday as investors continued to react to gloomy economic news and heightened international tensions, placing an exclamation point on a week marked by continuing erosion in the equity markets.
The Standard & Poor's Retail Index sank 3.3 percent to 380.04, closing out the week with a 4.3 percent decline. The Dow Jones Industrial Average tumbled more than 220 points for the day to close down 1.8 percent at 11,841.95, bringing the decline for the week to 3 percent.
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?"