Attracting quality individuals to a career in retail and fashion is hard to do when the industry is notorious for lackluster benefits and long hours, but the upcoming presidential election could result in positive change, particularly in the area of health care.
And while it is too soon to conclude which candidate would be good for fashion and retail — many haven't yet articulated specifics about their views on immigration, labor, commerce and health care issues — the Democratic party seems to have a lead over its Republican counterparts, at least when it comes to health care issues, according to industry consultants and analysts.
"You start one way as a baby, but why shouldn't you be able to choose your own path as opposed to culturally people telling you which way to go?" - Thom Browne at his men's spring 2018 show, where he celebrated gender fluidity. #pfw #wwdmens (📷: @delphineachard)
"I think that all anyone really wants in life is to have people understand us for who we actually are, despite everything," says Ruth Negga. The actress talks "Preachers" season 2 and more on WWD.com. #wwdeye (📷: Dan Doperalski)