HSN Inc., the retailer that’s been as close as the TV remote control since 1994, had the most unlucky of starts on Wall Street.
Barry Diller was looking to simplify IAC/InterActive Corp. in late 2007 and deemed HSN ready to “thrive as a ‘pure play’ retailer.’” But when IAC spun off the home-shopping business, as well as Ticketmaster and LendingTree, that following August, few guessed the market was just weeks away from financial crisis.
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?"