Fashion

Dior Plots Global Retail Push for Chiuri's First Collection

The initiative combines freestanding pop-ups, partnerships with key retailers and special in-store merchandising.

clock 12hJoelle Diderich and Sharon Edelson

Eye

Franca Sozzani's Mass Draws Designers, Executives in Milan

The Mass was held at the tail end of Milan Fashion Week to remember the late editor in chief of Vogue Italia, who died in December.

clock 22hLuisa Zargani and Alessandra Turra

Business

Warren Buffett Baffled by Retail

The investor praised Amazon’s Jeff Bezos and said he can’t figure out retail.

clock 12hEvan Clark

Retail

Philip Green

Retail

Deal Done: Sir Philip Green Fills BHS Pension Gap

Green put an end to a long-standing drama paying up to 363 million pounds.

clock 2hSamantha Conti

Natalie Massenet José Neves

Retail

Natalie Massenet Joins Farfetch as Non-Executive Co-Chairman

Massenet announced the news via an Instagram post

clock 3hSamantha Conti

Alberto Baldan

Retail

Alberto Baldan Appointed CEO of Grandi Stazioni Retail

Baldan will leave his position as ceo of La Rinascente at the end of June

clock 5hLuisa Zargani

Retail

Survey: President’s Day Weekend Sees Consumers in Spending Mood

Five-hundred consumers were interviewed after President’s Day.

clock 17hDavid Moin

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Retail

Gap Inc. Plans to Trim Workforce With 216 Cuts

The company reported the San Francisco layoffs to the California Employment Development Department.

clock 19hKari Hamanaka

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Retail

Las Vegas Women’s Shows Upbeat Despite Challenges

It was a mixed bag depending on whom you asked, but buyers and vendors came out and got down to business.

clock February 27, 2017Kari Hamanaka and Marcy Medina

Tsum department store in Moscow

Retail

Tsum to Fete 110th Anniversary With Event in Moscow

A range of international fashion brands will design products to fete the Russian department store’s anniversary.

clock February 27, 2017Alessandra Turra

Retail

Another Brick-And-Mortar Retailer To Disappear

Retailers of athletic wear under siege.

clock February 25, 2017Sharon Edelson

J.C. Penney

Retail

Amid Store Closings and Newfound Profits, Penney’s Sets Initiatives to Sustain Rebound

The chain’s apparel business slumped last year, but improvements are expected as early as this spring.

clock February 24, 2017David Moin

Sara Melki aims to build a U.S. network of accounts.

Retail

Tranoï Attendees Emphasize Customer Service to Try to Boost Business

Tranoï founders Armand and Martine Hadida could talk business with retailers since the pair also own the L’Eclaireur stores.

clock February 24, 2017Rosemary Feitelberg

Maria Grazia Severi Pre-Fall 2017

Retail

Maria Grazia Severi Opens First Flagship in Milan

The 1,076-square-foot store is located in Milan’s Golden Triangle luxury shopping district.

clock February 24, 2017Alessandra Turra

Ivanka Trump Andrews Air Force Inauguration

Retail

Hudson’s Bay Facing Canadian Protest Over Ivanka Trump Merch

A Canadian offshoot of the #GrabYourWallet campaign is planning to protest Hudson’s Bay in Toronto.

clock February 24, 2017Kali Hays

A rendering of Westfield Milan, set to open in 2019.

Retail

Westfield Corp. Wants Nothing Less Than World Dominance

The mall developer believes bigger is better.

clock February 24, 2017Sharon Edelson

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Retail

Ebates Acquires ShopStyle, Partners With PopSugar for ‘Content Commerce’

The couponing and cash back web site said the acquisition and partnership will drive traffic to fashion merchants.

clock February 24, 2017Kali Hays

Marvin Ellison

Retail

J.C.Penney Turns Profitable; Closing Up to 140 Stores

While turning profitable, turnaround efforts continue by downsizing the retail footprint.

clock February 24, 2017David Moin

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