According to the proxy, the company will hold a special meeting of stockholders on Oct. 3 at the offices of its law firm, Davis Polk & Wardwell, at 450 Lexington Ave. at 9 a.m. The stockholders will be asked to vote on the proposal to approve the merger. The proxy also said an affirmative vote of the holders of a majority of the outstanding shares of Maidenform common stock is required to approve and adopt the merger agreement.
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?"