With the recession impacting scores of innerwear manufacturers and retailers, designer companies face the challenge of how to remain innovative yet stay afloat.
Following a year of dismal sales at retail that included several bankruptcies such as Mervyns, the worst holiday selling season in three decades and a number of major and midsized companies scaling back costs across the board, designer firms that rely on cutting-edge creativity are bracing for a difficult first half.
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)