There’s still an uncertain future, no chief executive in sight and no cause to be bullish. Yet Barneys New York said business is picking up and so is the outlook, at least for the near term.
Sales rose 7 percent on a comparable-store basis in October after being down 9 percent in September, executives told WWD last week. Increased regular-price selling and new marketing and merchandising approaches are also lifting spirits for the fourth quarter.
"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)