Hot Topic Inc. struck gold with its license for “Twilight,” the hit teenage vampire movie, but what does it do for an encore?
Company executives, as well as analysts, credited the film’s momentum and sales-related licensed merchandise for an 11.4 percent climb in third-quarter profits and bolstering a turnaround. However, as retailing goes through one of its most difficult periods, and with no clear end in sight, the pressure to find the next big thing is intensifying.
Hermès is launching a Laundromat pop-up shop in NYC - dubbed Hermèsmatic - where customers can bring their old scarves to be dip-dyed by an expert. Get all the details on WWD.com. #wwdnews (📷: @donstahl)