LOS ANGELES — Quiksilver Inc. is putting a new retail face forward.
The Huntington Beach, Calif.-based action-sports apparel and retail company’s stores in the Americas haven’t had a bad year so far, delivering positive same-store sales results in each of the first three quarters, but Paul McAdam, the senior vice president and general manager of retail who joined Quiksilver last December from AllSaints North America, believes the stores could be doing even better if only they looked and functioned better. He is embarking on an overhaul of their operations and unveiling updated store templates for Quiksilver and Roxy early next year, marking a significant investment in the stores that he asserts will boost revenues and profitability.
Etro’s show, titled “The Tree of Life,” was a celebration of the house’s 50th anniversary. “My father founded the company in 1968, which was the year of counterculture and psychedelia. It’s really a show that celebrates that and the paisley design of India and its origin,” said Veronica Etro. #wwdfashion #mfw #ss18 (📷: @delphineachard)
For @msgm’s spring 2018 show, creative director @massimogiorgetti said “Words, sounds, colors. Synthesis and therapy of a collection,” were the inspirations behind the collection, showing today. Read the rest of Milan spring 2018 inspirations on WWD.com. #mfw #wwdfashion #ss18
For her first solo album in over 10 years, Fergie tapped Carine Roitfeld, Mert and Marcus, Giovanni Bianco and more to create a fashion-focused video approach for the record, Double Dutchess. "Giovanni really helped me get back in touch with my tomboy side, my hardside," said the singer. #wwdeye #wwdfashion ( : @slovekinpics)
“Volumes and Graphic Art of the Nineties are the main inspirations of the new Aquilano.Rimondi SS 2018 collection,” said cocreative directors Tommaso Aquilano and Roberto Rimondi. #wwdfashion #mfw #ss18