EVIAN, France — If the American department store truly is in an intensive care unit, do not fear. Dr. Mettler is here, and he has a cure.
Basically it boils down to better-edited assortments, a broadening of the customer base, heightened service and demonstration, more traffic-generating events, enhancement of a store’s personality and further exploitation of three key merchandising opportunities — men’s, large-sized women’s fashion and teens.
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?"